Mondial on high
What would that little cargo be worth these days? Three of the all-conquering 125 Mondial racers are swung ashore from the Lady of Mann. The team took the first four places in the 1951 Ultra Lightweight race, won by Cromie McCandless.
1951 Ultra Lightweight Tt, Mondial
Tarquinios practice mount
Tarquinio Provini practising for his first TT, the 1955 Ultra Lightweight TT. Quite why he is riding a road machine is unclear. Provini went on to win four TTs and two world championships.
1955 Ultra Lightweight Tt, Mondial, Tarquinio Provini
The Mondial team, 1952 Ultra Lightweight TT
The Mondial team; Cromie McCandless (80), Len Parry (63), Carlo Ubbiali (88), 1952 Ultra Lightweight TT
1952 Ultra Lightweight Tt, Carlo Ubbiali, Cromie Mccandless, Len Parry, Mondial