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We are always looking to Buy Classic Bikes similar to those listed below For Sale and in our Archive. We have Cash waiting for the right machine and are also happy to assist you with the disposal of your Classic Motorcycle on a Sale or Return basis if preferred.

They do not need to be Mint or Show condition but must be genuine honest Motorcycles. If you have a machine that you are considering selling, please give us a try for a discreet, no hassle transaction.

 

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Classic Bikes / Motorcycles For Sale that are Arriving into Stock Shortly

Vincent Series C Rapide; 1951; originally a UK Supplied machine; all correct numbers that match the Factory Records as being original to each other; original registration number that is transferable; substantial Histtory file; very well sorted and smart machine; previously supplied by ourselves

Velocette Venom Thruxton; 1966; Blue & Silver; Engine & Frame Numbers Match the Factory records as being original to each other; UK machine originally supplied to Stevens of London as confirmed by a Certificate from the Thruxton Machine Register; featured in August 2016 issue of Classic Bike; Pazon Ignition and new GP Carb recently fitted sop starts easily; superb condition throughout

BSA A65 Thunderbolt; 1972; Matching Numbers; Etruscan bronze; very recently restored including engine which has the SRM end feed conversion carried out; stunning coindition throughout

Triumph Bonneville; 2001; Red & Silver; 15,000 miles; twin clocks, centre stand, rear carrier, Triumph screen, chrome engine covers, comfort seat; book pack no longer present but there are quite a number of service Invoices etc to verify the mileage; very nioce condition; runs and rides as it should

Triumph TR6SS Replica; Red & Silver; Buff Log Book; registered 1962 and still wears its original registration; rolling chassis started life as a 1961 Thunderbird and the engine is an original 1961 TR6R but it has been built to TR6SS look; high level pipes; completely restored by a very capable long term Triumph enthusiast from top to bottom 250 miles ago with a stack of Invoices for all of the parts; lovely looking machine that runs & rides very well

BMW R100S; Black; 1980; Matching Numbers; Panniers; last used in 2006 but starts and runs very well with a very sweet sounding engine; can be sold as it is as a running project or we will service/commission & MOT it as preferred; will clean up nicely but certainly not Concours; long term last owner. Currently in the process of being Serviced & MOT'd etc so will now be sold as such

BSA A7 Shooting Star; 1961; original transferable Devon Registration; Metallic Green; older restoration now showing its age a bit; runs well; previously supplied by ourselves

 

Classic Cars For Sale

 

Bentley Turbo R for sale;

1992; Midnight Blue Metallic with Magnolia full Hide (including headlining) piped in blue; Blue carpets and top roll; Bentley Continental/Azure Wheels fitted which look fantastic on the car;  cross over model in that it is a pre-Cat car but does have Active Ride; 58,000 miles; fantastic Service History with I believe 17 stamps all Main Dealer and Balmoral UK (very well respected Bentley Specialists) who carried out a major 3 year service a few weeks and less than 500 miles ago costing in excess of £2,000; this Car has to be seen to appreciate its fanatstic condition throughout; apart from a handful of chips and one or two very minor marks the paintwork is fabulous and completely belies its age; the interior looks as though it is much less than 6 years old let alone 26 and is a wonderful place to be, it even still smells like a Bentley inside; as far as I know, apart from the telephone (which is disconnected) everything on this car works perfectly; the only couple of minor faults identified at the service where dealt with then; books and tools are present; the car drives beautifully and really cannot be faulted, no rattles clonks or anything, just wonderful; proper condition examples these cars like this one are suddently really starting to climb in value as peolpe are waking up to the fact that they represent superb value for money and are the last of the proper 'British' Bentleys. p/x Classic Bikes or Cars etc         £16,500

MG TC for sale;

1946; Green with Cream Leather; correct original engine; original registration; very substantial History file including Buff Card Log Book, Green Card Log Book, very early V5, MOT's going back to 1972 and the original Guarantee Certificate that came with the car showing it was supplied new to Miss Jean R Mellalieu on the 27th January 1947 with the currently fitted engine; last owner 15 years and previous owner to him owned the car for 29 years; older restoration but holding up really well looking very smart; leather & Carpets recently replaced; runs and drives very well; everything works as it should with the exception of the time clock; runs nice and cool with no oil / coolant cross contamination as is common with these cars; excellent oil pressure hot or cold; full weather equipment; clearly a very well maintained and well used example with many period photos of the car on the Continent including at Le Mans; Side Screens are with it; very recent brand new Carburettors; Alloy Rocker Cover is not original but we can replace that with a refinished original if preferred; Bird Mascot is not included in the sale; the radiator cap will be replaced with a correct plain Octagon before sale; p/x Classic Bikes/Cars etc                    SOLD

 

Classic Motorcycles / Bikes For Sale. 

We have predominantly Classic British Motorcycles For Sale but all types and make of Classic Bikes are catered for. Part exchanges are welcome.

 

Ariel Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Ariel 500 Fieldmaster for sale;

1955; original 5 digit Somerset registration; owned by two brothers from new until last year; older restoration but still a very tidy machine that runs and rides well; previously supplied by ourselves            £4,995

 

BMW Classic Motorcycles For Sale

 

BMW R100GS for sale;

1989; Matching Numbers; Front brake upgrade with 1100 4 pot calliper; Steve Scriminger rear ride height adjuster; Four plugged heads; LED rear light; Paris Dakar sump guard; Stainless exhaust; Recent tyres; fitted with optional clock and rev counter; Panniers and Tank Cover with it; runs and rides exceptionally well; not Concours but really lovely order throughout although there is a very smal tear n the seat cover as can be seen in the photo of the offside                         £7,850

BMW R90S for sale;

Manufactured February 1975; Matching Numbers; last owner 10 years; originally supplied in Switzerland, came to the UK where it was UK Registered and its UK Owner took it to France so it is currently on a French registration but naturally getting it UK registered again will be very straight forward; very lovely original machine that runs very well; clearly the screen is not original but works well; Krauser Panniers included                £9,995

BMW R1200RT for sale

2008; 40,000 miles; ex Police but not the usual Patrol machine;  I gather this machine was used for Demonstration and Escort duties which is why it isn't covered in the usual multitude of holes etc; well maintained and in excellent order; my machine for the last 2 years and it performed perfectly throughout; slightly higher screen; heated grips etc; p/x Classics or Modern Motorcycles/Cars; cash either way               £3,250

 

BMW R80 RT for sale;

1995; exceptionally original and unmolested; very smart condition throughout but clearly not flawless or mint; runs and rides beautifully; Book Pack and tools present; BMW Panniers and top box; lots of history including complete set of old MOTs' to verify the 32,000 recorded miles; long term last owner; quite rare in this condition today            SOLD

 

 

BSA Motorcycles For Sale

 

BSA A7 Star Twin for sale;

1949; original Registration Number; Buff Log Book and Continuation Book; Club Dating certificate; older restoration but still more than presentable; lovely and correct looking machine; Concentric Carb fitted but original Twin Carb setup is included in the sale as are twin individual sprung saddles; starts easily; runs and rides well            £6,250

BSA A10 Gold Flash for sale;

1961; original registration; Nutley Blue; Streamliner Fairing although this can easily be removed in a matter of a few minutes, the numberplate to fit back onto the mudguard is with it; actually very pleasant to ride with the fairing which would certainly keep the weather off, it has been on the bike since the 1970's as I understand it; featured in April 1997 Issue of The Classic Motorcycle; previous owner 26 years; older very high quality restoration that has survived increadibly well; very quiet (mechanically) and sweet engine that starts easily; rides very well with everything working as it should; remarkably oil tight as well; generally a very lovely machine throughout that would certainly draw a crowd where ever it goes                    SOLD

BSA DB32 Gold Star Clubman for sale;

 1954 CB32 frame with a 1955 DB32 engine; Buff Log Book; English Fuel Tank; RRT gearbox, Dunlop Rim and GP Carb; Lovely strong engine; really very smart but not Concours; previously supplied by ourselves        SOLD

BSA A10 Gold Flash for sale;

1956 frame with a 1960 engine / cycle parts fitted; just had the engine & gearbox overhauled; extremely tidy machine but not Concours; slight pitting on rear rim and the odd mark here and there; runs beautifully and is mechanically almost silent; very lovely            SOLD

 

Douglas Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Douglas Dragonfly for sale;

1957 frame with a 1955 engine fitted; original registration; 7 page feature in Real Classics Issue 3; Twin concentrics fitted which make it run lovely and go well but original carb setup with optional de-icing kit is with it; rebuilt using Honda pistons; honest & presentable machine that does have various marks etc and some rust on the chrome rims; it really does however run and rides very well; last owner Rowena Hoseason for 14 years                £4,750            

 

Ducati Motorcycles For Sale

 

Ducati 851 Strada fo sale;

1990; originally a UK supplied machine; 11k miles; Service History; old MOT's etc to verify mileage; Cambelt Service carried out by Made in Italy last year and less than 100 miles ago; standard spec and lovely condition; clearly a well looked after machine that runs and rides beautifully; in my opinion these machines are much nicer and easier to ride than the later 916's; nice to find a genuine UK supplied example in this lovely condition              £7,250

Ducati 350 Sebring for sale;

believed to be one of the Berliner Shipment, manufactured around 1967 but not UK registered until 1971; very smart little lightweight; runs and rides well; very quick; the black paint on the fork shrouds and shock shrouds would benefit from being re-done as it has started to flake and been touched in; there is also a dent on the rear of the front mudguard; Amal Mk1 Concentric Carb fitted; previously supplied by ourselves                          SOLD

 

Honda Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Honda CB750 K2 for sale;

1975; originally a UK Supplied machine; Ownership History from new; last owner 18 years; extremely correct with correct exhausts the offside top one of which has a tiny 'e' metal repair; genuine seat; runs and rides very well; not Conbcours because it has been in regular use but a nice honest machine            £7,850

 

Matchless Motorcycles For Sale

Matchless G80S for sale;

1956; correct looking machine that has been very nicely restored not long ago; just had engine overhaul to include a new Big End and Main bearing; now runs and rides beautifully            SOLD

 

Norton Motorcycles For Sale

Norton ES2 for sale;

1959; Wideline Featherbed; Not Matching Numbers but they are quite close; original registration; very smart machine having been comprehensively restored not that long ago (with receipts etc) by a lifelong Norton enthusiast and talented restorer; although the tank looks nice but it would benefit from a refurb/paint as it has a few scratches etc but is very solid; starts very easily; runs and rides extremely well; tyres a little oversize which means the wheel does not clear the ground when on the Centre stand and the prop stand is unstable                             £4,995

Norton 30 International for sale;

1952; Matching Numbers; original Buff Log Book; original valuable 5 digit registration; long term last owner; machine is featured in the Book 'Classic Superbikes from around the World' a copy of which is included int he sale; raced in the 1952 Senior Clubman TT and finished 12th which is well documented; appears to have always been in the Bristol area; a bit scruffy / oily rag cosmetically but somehow lovely for it; as you can see it is not 100% correct for the Purists but wouldn't take much to make it so again; engine starts very easily and runs really well pulling extremely strongly although it does smoke slightly especially on initial start up but we are happy to deal with that in the price or discuss a reduction as appropriate; rides really very well with the charging etc working fine; good brakes gearbox & clutch; wonderful machine and a rare opportunity, it was very nearly a 'Keeper' and may still be if it doesn't get snapped up quickly; could do with new tyres & Battery which we will do in the price or reduce as required        £21,750

Norton 30 Manx for sale;

1960 delivered new to Lawton & Wilson; Summerfield engine & Quaiffe 5 Speed gearbox rebuilt by George Cant to very high spec including Titanium Conrod , coil valve springs; Bore 86 Stroke 85.8; Twin plug head , 1 1/2 “ GP” Carb , Twin spark rotating magnet mag; Dyno'd  in January this year which showed Max Power at 42.12 HP and 35.27 ft-lbs of Torque; original Oldani front brake; Raced by George Cant (pictured in Classic Racer Magazine) and Jeff Boniface ex George Cant / Mike Braid bike and has recently been set-up by Stuart Tongue; great condition with many rare original parts (Ray Petty tank, ex Steve Lancefield rear brake from one of his own TT Machines, twin plug magneto and head)                        £26,995

Norton Model 7 for sale;

1952; later 600cc engine fitted; lovely example throughout having been well restored some time ago but used sparingly since; not Concours but nice; runs and rides very well; featured in Real Classics Magazine; previously supplied by ourselves            SOLD

 

Rudge Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Rudge Special for sale;

1938; Numbers apparently match the Factory records; original registration; very original looking machine that runs and rides very well; perfectly presentable and more than useable but the black paintwork does let the bike down a bit cosmetically and if refinished would make a wonderful example adding to its value significantly; chrome (exhausts & wheels) are new and therefore pretty much perfect; mechanically nice with probably the quietest (mechanically) Rudge engine I have heard, recently overhauled; starts very easily and ticks over like beautifully; charging currently appears to be inoperative; linked brakes still connected and fitted with the correct offset spoke rims; lovely                SOLD

 

Sunbeam Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Sunbeam S8 for sale;

1952; this may not be the shiniest S8 on the market but it probably has the sweetest engine being completely rebuilt by Stewart Engineering at significant expense with Receipts in the history file; this machine starts easily, runs and rides extremely well with everything working very well except the front brake which is a bit below parr even for one of these machines, the rear works well and the bike a real pleasure to ride with an extremely willing and sweet engine; previously supplied by ourselves                    HELD

 

Triumph Classic Motorcycles For Sale  

Triumph TR6SS Trophy for sale;

1962; Matching Numbers; very high quality older restoration but holding up extremely well which is testament to the restorer and last owner because it has been in regular use; extremely correct looking machine including Siamese exhausts; starts easily, runs and rides beautifully with everything working as it should            £11,995

Triumph T100C for sale;

Jaquaranda Purple Metallic; 1970; Matching Numbers; very correct looking machine; older restoration; runs and rides really well; cosmetically it is smart but not Mint in that it has the odd mark here and there as well as some pitting on the headlight and original Dunlop Rims etc; cracking little bike though. starts easily and ticks over lovely;               £6,650

Triumph TR6C Trophy for sale;

1970; Matching Numbers; extremely well restored having had a very comprehensive engine & gearbox rebuild by a respected specialist which is well documented; very correct and very lovely throughout; starts easily, runs and rides very well            £12,750

Triumph T120 Bonneville for sale; 1962; Sky Blue & Silver; Matching Numbers; full mechanical rebuild by the late Hughie Hancox (all extremely well documented) around 10 years ago but only covered 700 miles since; starts easily, runs and rides extremely well as you would expect having been rebuilt by the then, berst man in the business for Triumphs; not a Concours 'Trailer Dolly' but a smart and very well sorted genuine Bonneville                £15,750

 

Triumph TR6 Trophy for sale;

1957; Red & Ivory; Matching Numbers; Triumph Owners MC Club Certificate stating that the numbers correspond to a TR6 Trophy in the Factory Despatch Book;  beautifully restored; running and riding extremely well; this bike was restored by a very talented restorer / builder who is known to us; Oil pressure guage fitted but we would be happy to remove it if any potential buyers didn't like the look of it; lovely example throughout            £10,995

Triumph T100 Daytona for sale;

1970; Jaquaranda Purple & Silver; Matching Numbers; 9,500 genuine miles from new with history to verify; new stainless rims; converted to single carb but the twin carb setup is with it; runs and rides really well; lovely example; previously supplied by ourselves          SOLD

Triumph T120 Bonneville (project) for sale;

1970; Matching Numbers; Export Spec Model; correct Maroon & Silver paint; very correct looking machine excepting the horn & handlebars; significant restoration work carried out a few years ago but it has not been well stored and unused in the last year or so; scruffy cosmetically especially the frame paintwork; in our opinion this machine would benefit from a full restoration but it does start easily and runs; it rides quite well but does have an intermittent misfire (probably electrical) and the forks feel soft; the engine pulls extremely well when running on both cyclinders; the only oil leak that was evident after a short ride was from the front rocker spindle otherwise it appeared dry; the gearbox works perfectly with no whining, clutch and brakes are fine, charging & electrics work apart from the rear light; speedo was not working; much of the chrome is a bit pitted and the paintwork is covered in marks some which have been touched in; requires a new seat; excellent Concours restoration candidate (commercially viable at this price) or oily rag to use as is with a little work and modest expenditure                 SOLD

Triumph T20 Tiger Cub for sale;

1964; Matching Numbers; this machine has been extensively restored at significant expense and has seen very little use since; very substantial history file; lovely example; previously supplied by oursleves; photos around 12 months old but condition is fundementally unchanged; new photos shortly        SOLD   

 

 Velocette Motorcycles  For Sale

Velocette Venom Mk2 Clubman for sale;

1967;  correct numbers with Dating Certificate; very recently had a comprehensive engine rebuild in our Workshops including new flywheels; big end and main bearings; Thurston Belt Primary Drive & Alton Electric starter fitted; Borrani Rims; runs and rides extremely well; photos are a few months old but the condition is unchanged; more up to date photos shortly; previously supplied by ourselves; only for sale again because the last owner (a good long standing and valued customer of ours) has developed serious back problems leaving him unable to ride this wonderful machine           SOLD

 

Vincent Motorcycles For Sale

Vincent Black Prince for sale;

1955; original registration; all matching numbers including Mating Numbers, RFM & UFM and engine 1900 apart as they should be;  excellent provenance; Buff Card Log Book; 3 owners since 1963; starts easily; runs and rides very well, engine is mechanically quiet; rides well with everything working as it should; very correct and smart example of this exceptionally rare and special machine; nice with the panniers too;      Reduced to sell             £75,000

Vincent Comet for sale;

1949; all Matching Numbers (1900 apart as it should be); original registration; fully restored to Concours standard some years ago by an experienced and talented Vincent Enthusiast; still in stunning condition because it has been used very little and stored in a truly immaculate heated garage which is more like a Museum; substantial History file; Hills Centre Stand fitted; correct black handlebars included in the sale; almost certainly the best example currently on the market; previopusly supplied by ourselves;                SOLD

 

 

 

 

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