1914 Thor


1914 Thor Pictures

Thor enjoyed some racing success, but it was always in the shadow of Indian and Harley-Davidson.
Thor enjoyed some racing success, but it was always in the shadow of Indian and Harley-Davidson.

The 1914 Thor motorcycle was a good example of a transitional design, tipping the scales more toward a real motorcycle and away from the motorized bicycles that had typified motorcycle design earlier in the century .

The V-twin engine was of conventional intake-over-exhaust layout, but Thor ran the intake pushrods between the cylinder fins. The V-twin engine was of conventional intake-over-exhaust layout, but Thor ran the intake pushrods between the cylinder fins.
The V-twin engine was of conventional intake-over-exhaust layout, but Thor ran the intake pushrods between the cylinder fins.
The 1914 Thor was available in single and two-speed drive, the latter shown here with The 1914 Thor was available in single and two-speed drive, the latter shown here with
The 1914 Thor was available in single and two-speed drive, the latter shown here with
Thor's name was stylishly painted. Thor's name was stylishly painted.
Thor's name was stylishly painted.

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