Welcome at Norton-Commando.ch

What is www.Norton-Commando.ch ?

The website www.Norton-Commando.ch is, as its name suggests, dedicated to the motorcycle brand Norton, precisely to the type Commando. The website will provide a platform for amateurs and enthusiasts, whether with or without a Norton Commando. From the professionals of the Norton Commando scene, the author wishes objective criticism, suggestions and tips that make the site more attractive. The site is deliberately designed in vintage, say flat HTML-style. CMS systems are well known to the author, but vintage is better suited for a Motorbike that was built more than 40 Years ago. Access to a Commando Forum can be requested via the Contact Form.

What kind of Information i can find here ?

This site contains a brief history of the brand Norton, a more detailed history of the type Commando, more accurate information on the respective Commando types, buying tips for those interested, some advisable upgrades are introduced, Various books on the Norton Commando are briefly introduced, links to Norton specialists present, and last but not least a possibility to take contact to the author.

What kind of Relationship to the Norton Commando the Author has ?

For the author, a boyhood dream after 37 years of secret love, in November 2010 has came true in the form of a 1974 Norton Commando Interstate in original Candy Red.Unfortunately that love is broken. This therefore that the author could not get used to the old brake shift scheme.
Unfortunately the domain has been occupied for several years by a domain Locker. Now the Domain is back in the hands of the author, and now the accumulated knowledge is again available to all Norton Commando fans.

Which Commando Types i find here ?

Here treated are the most common Commando models as Fastback, Roadster and interstate. Detailed information about rare Models as the production racer, JPN or Type R you will not find here.