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AJS Model 38/22 Racer 1938 350cc Motorcycle


Following the Matchless take-over of 1931, AJS production was relocated to Plumstead where the existing range continued largely unaltered.

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Indeed, the two marques would retain largely separate identities until the outbreak of WW2. The 1938 range consisted of 16 models, ranging from a 250cc ohv to a 990cc sv V-twin, all with magneto iginition.

At about this time, the engine lubrication was changed. Engine lubrication is provided by a full dry-sump system operated by a sturdy rotating plunger pump driven direct from crankshaft.


This short circuit racer was driven by Tony Sutton. This racer comes with literatur/history. The engine is very impressive and has a good torque. The engine with the 4 speed gearbox runs only with methanol. It´s ready to race!Make: AJS, Model: 38/22 Racer ,Year: 1938 ,Displacement: 347cc ,Engine type: 4-stroke / ohv ,Cylinders: 1 ,Fuel: Methanol.