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Joseph S. Wright

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Joseph 'Joe' S. Wright - Motorcycle racer.

1926 "IT is claimed that a world's record was made by Mr. J. S. Wright, at Brooklands, on the 10th inst., when he rode a twin-cylinder Zenith J.A.P. motor cycle at a speed of 113.45 miles per hour."[1]

Wright held the lap record at Brooklands from 1925 until 1935.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1926/04/16
  2. Wikipedia