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GODSPEED! BILL NILSSON (1932-2013)

By Lars Larsson ?This is a sad day for all motorcycle lovers in general and for motocross lovers in particular. On Sunday, August 25, 2013, an icon left us. The very first first official World Motocross Champion Bill Nilsson went to what some of us refer to as ‘ a better place!’ Rest in peace Bill. Bill Nilsson’s 1957 AJS 7R. ?In the winter of 1956, after being fired by BSA, Bill bought a AJS 7R road racing machine to turn into a motocross bike. Bill used lot of the AJS parts and rebuilt the engine from…