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New Norton owner plans new models

The new owner of Norton Motorcycles, Indian-based TVS Motor Company, has begun revitalising the company with funding, a new CEO and plans for new models. TVS bought the troubled British manufacturer in a $A31m cash deal a couple of weeks ago. Click here to read more about the historic sale. The third-largest motorcycle company in …

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India the next motorcycle powerhouse

The $A31m cash sale of Norton Motorcycles to India’s TVS Motor Company marks India’s turning point towards becoming the next motorcycle powerhouse. Click here to read more about the historic sale. Respected market analysts GlobalData say the sale to India’s third-biggest motorcycle manufacturer with sales of more than 750,00 a year significantly marks TVS motorcycles’ …

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Norton sold to Indian TVS motorcycle company

Troubled Norton Motorcycles has been rescued with the sale of “certain assets” to an indirect subsidiary of Indian motorcycle company TVS over night (17 April 2020). Joint administrators BDO UK say the “cash deal” was for £16 million (about $A31.4m, $US20m, €18.4m). However, the company owes its creditors a whopping £28,352,089 (more than $A57m). At this point …

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