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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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Last Updated:-  30th September 2022

 

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

BMW F650 Strada; Blue; 1997; 17,000 miles from new; completely standard and in stunning condition throughout; 2 keys, toolkit & handbook present; hard to believe its age

Norton 850 Mk2 Commando Interstate; 1975; Black; Alton Electric Starter fitted and working well; long term last owner; not mint by any means but a nice well running riders machine

BMW R60; 1960; UK Supplied Machine; original Buff Card Log Book; not Matching Numbers but interesting original registration; older restoration but still presents very well;                      HELD

 

 

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, modern or Classic, possibly even Cars.

 

Racing Motorcycles For Sale

Yamsell 250 Racer for sale;

1971 genuine Seeley frame supplied by Dennis Trollope with a Yamaha TD1C/TD2 engine rebuilt by Dave Smith (I.O.M. Racer & TD2 expert) plus spare engine which was Dave Edwards spare Classic TT Engine which was fully rebuilt but stripped and checked again by Dave Smith; Borrani Rims; TAB II handmade alloy fuel tank; bespoke exhausts by Abcon; K TECH Shocks; Wheels and forks from Tony Smith (Classic Racer & ex GP125 Racer); bike built by James Holland of JHS Racing;  feather light; fortune spent with all of the right specialists to make a great 'Parade' bike or Classic Racer at the fraction of the build cost and its more or less ready to go                8,995

 

AJS Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Watch video of the AJS running here

AJS Model 16 for sale;

1959; original engine & frame match with Club Dating letter to confirm it was supplied to Warburtons of Cheshire & Oldham in October 1958; older restoration but still in very good order throughout being and easy starter and riding very well; tyres are showing their age with some light cracking on the sidewalls but perfectly road legal             3,500

 

BMW Motorcycles For Sale

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BMW R90S for sale;

1974; Matching Numbers; UK Supplied Machine; just about every MOT on file since 1978 confirming the total mileage covered at around 68,000 miles having had a speedo change at 44,000 miles; comprehensively restored some years ago which included gas flowed twin plug heads, new Carbs, lighter flywheel, new later gearbox internals for improved gearchanging, drive shaft with torsion bar shock absorber, Kinematic gear linkage, progressive fork springs, Telefix Fork Brace, rear Koni Shocks, Dream Machine Paint; stainless exhausts, spokes and fastners etc; recently had a new Clutch, upgraded Starter Motor, Electronic Ignition, front discs and pads; clearly not Mint but it does still present very well indeed; Toolkit, Frame Lock, Handbook and brochure with it; runs and rides just as it should; fork gaitors are a little persihed (one has a slight split) and there is a very well repaired seam split on the seat cover although a new seat cover is with it; previously supplied by ourselves                11,750

  Watch Video of BMW R60 running here

BMW R60/6 for sale;

1976; Matching Numbers; ex-Police but believed to be low mileage due to being inactive from 1993 until a couple of years ago when it was comprehensively re-commissioned; later gearbox fitted but the original is with it; this machine has one of, if not the mechanically quietest 'airhead' engines that I've heard; it runs so sweetly and rides exceptionally well; I have owned this machine before and rode it around for a while until it was sold as it was so lovely and it is equally so now having benefitted from a service and very little use since; the last owner also fitted a brand new set of Krauser Panniers at a cost of nearly 400; clearly no Show winner but what a superb riders machine that does look smart; previously supplied by ourselves.               SOLD

Watch Video of BMW R100/7 Running here

BMW R100/7 Difazio Special for sale;

1979; started life as a Dubai Police machine; sold and completely restored by Difazio Motorcycles (BMW Specialist) to the specific requirements of the previous to last owner with a very extensive history file to support it all amounting to over double the asking price of the machine; currently bearing a 1969/1970 Cherished Number which together with the spoked wheels and seat make it look a little older than it is; Krauser Luggage, Handbook, Toolkit & Pump; lovely machine that runs and rides well            SOLD

BMW R60/2 for sale;

1969; Matching Numbers; ex French Police; fully restored by Graham Lunt around 15 years ago but still in excellent order; nice period extras fitted; previously supplied by ourselves                 SOLD

 

 

BSA Motorcycles For Sale              

Watch video of the BSA A10 Running here

BSA A10 Gold Flash for sale;

1954; this model with the single sided brakes is my personal favourite of the BSA Twins; original registration; engine was changed for a slightly later but still the same CA10 series unit at some point in its distant past; 'Ride or Restore' machine that is perfectly presentable albeit a little scruffy in places with mediocre quality paint finish but it runs and rides very nicely; last owner is a long standing customer of ours who has owned the machine for 14 years; nto long after he aquired it, around 13 years ago one of the Conrod bolts came loose damaging the crankcase which has been professionally welded both inside and out 13 years ago; the machine has run perfectly since; at the same time the crankshaft was reground and good used pair of replacement conrods fitted; it was also all line reamed to make sure that the timing side bush is a perfect fit; the engine is certainly very sweet and starts easily; the fuel tank had a dent bashed out many years ago (see last picture) that clearly shows ripples in the chrome but is not in our view unslightly although a new chromed tank can be made available in the price, however it will require painting; charging can best be described as erratic                    4,650

BSA Rocket Gold Star Clubman for sale;

1963; we are as sure as we can be that this is a genuine RGS Frame/Rolling Chassis but not an RGS crankcase number; RRT2 gearbox; Dunlop Alloys; 190 Front Brake; Chrome Tank; looks very correct; full SRM engine rebuild in 2001 with receipts and doesn't appear to have covered many miles since; magneto converted to electronic ignition; Mikuni Carb fitted; Belt Primary Drive fitted in a standard (not Gold Star Primary Chaincase); lovely looking machine that sounds wonderful        12,750

Watch the BSA A65 S running here

BSA A65 Spitfire Mk3 for sale;

1967;Matching Numbers; fully restored to a good and very smart but not Concours standard around 2 years and 800 miles ago; Steel Tank; starts easily; runs and rides very well            SOLD

Watch video of BSA A7 SS Running here

BSA A7 Shooting Star for sale;

Supplied new to C Rye of London in 1959 as an A7SS; Green Card Log Book; original registration but a replacement A7SS engine also from 1959 has been fitted at some point in its life; perfectly presentable machine that runs and rides well, in fact it is about as oil tight as you would get a pre-unit BSA Twin; recent fork & clutch overhaul; no attempt has been made to clean or prepare this machine and it is being sold as a 'Ride or Restore' machine; there is an area of chrome on the offside of the fuel tank where some of the top layer of chrome has flaked off as can be seen in the photos;                SOLDale Agreed

Watch  Video of the BSA RGS Replica running here

BSA Rocket Gold Star Replica for sale;

Clubman Trim but with STD gearbox; extremely authentic looking 'Replica' built by Cake Street Classics (BSA Twin Specialists) using a Super Rocket engine; starts easily; runs and rides really very well indeed; superb order throughout; previously supplied by ourselves        SOLD

 

Honda Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Honda CB550K for sale

1978; really very well restored very recently; looks to be extremely original spec including exhausts; runs and rides beautifully; the exhausts look to be original so whilst they appear to be sound, the finish doesn't quite match the rest of the bike as can be seen in the last two photos above; must be one of, if not the nicest example available            6,500

 

Norton Classic Motorcycles For Sale             

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Norton 750 Commando Interstate for sale;

1973; Matching Numbers including gearbox; one of the very last 750's made; really nice well sorted example that runs and rides extremely well; Craven Luggage is with it but the keys to the Panniers have been lost by a previous owner (key now found and included in the sale)             8,500

Watch the video of the Norton Fastback running here

Norton 750 Commando Fastback for sale;

1971; Long Range Model with Steel Tank; Matching Engine & Frame Numbers; Alton Electric Starter fitted; fully restored by Les Williams some years ago and continuously maintained by him at great expense thereafter (all documented in a huge history file) until around 10 years ago; a very smart and a mechanically truly excellent example of a Norton Commando; was my own machine for some time around 8 years ago; and yes, the Air Filter Sticker on the fuel tank is hiding a chip in the paint; previously supplied by ourselves                    SOLD

 

Royal Enfield Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Royal Enfield Trials Works Replica;

2020;  extra rare Green Frame model; 2 owners; 1,700 miles; pretty much mint condition; 18 tooth sprocket for relaxed cruising, Sump Guard, Booster Plug, LED Panel Lights; RE Touring Comfort Saddle (original is with it), rare model in fantastic condition            5,995

 Royal Enfield, Big Head Bullet; 1959; original registration; Father and Son owned from new until Hitchcox sold the bike in 2020 to the third owner who is a very long standing customer of ours and whom we have just taken it in from; 58k is claimed to be original mileage as stated in a letter on file from the second owner who is the Son of the original owner; a little scuffy cosmetically having been tidied up here and there but it starts easily, runs and rides really well with everything working includingt jhe charging but it appears to have the incorrect Speedo Drive gearbox fitted as the speedometer reads too fast.; rare machine especially with this history; classic 'ride or restore' example                    4,195

 

Triumph Classic Motorcycles For Sale  

Triumph 1200 Speedmaster Bonneville for sale;

2018; Leather Panniers; Crash Bar; Screen; 2,600 miles; all books and 2 keys present; Serviced 3 times at the Supplying Dealer the last time was in June 2022 at just under 1,900 miles; stunning example throughout; p/x Classic or modern machine welcome       10,450

Triumph T160 Trident for sale;

1975; Matching Numbers; exceptionally original and correct; 19,000 recorded mileage believed genuine but not conclusively verfiable; repatriated and UK registered in 1997 with 7,800 recorded miles then sold in 2000 to an active member of the Trident & Rocket 3 Owners Club with 9,300 miles recorded, he kept it until the last owner pruchased it in November 2018 with the current mileage of 18,700 as it wasn't used by him due to a worsening medical condition which has also promted the current sale; excellent working electric starter; very smart but clearly not concours with marks here and there; runs and rides very well indeed; lovely example throughout; featured in the May issue of Real Classics Magazine            11,450

Watch video of the Triumph 6T running here

Triumph 6T Thunderbird for sale;

Silver (correct for one year only); Supplied to Kings of Manchester in July 1956; Matching Numbers; original registration; Buff Card Log Book; very correct looking machine complete with its SU Carb; fully restored around 9 years ago and has covered some 25,000 miles since by its mature owner who is a very good long standing customer of ours and it has been well maintained (detailed schedule of maintenance over the last 8 years in the file) so it starts extremely easily, runs and rides very well; clearly it has picked up some minor 'battle scars' along the way; there is an area of light pitting on the chrome on the front rim and a little paint flaking on the rear rim as pictured above however, the machine does still present extremely well; previously supplied by ourselves                8,500

Watch Video of the Tigress running here

Triumph 250cc Tigress;

Metallic Burgundy and Ivory; Registered by Triumph, Supplied 10.08.60 to RAC Houndslow for appraisal and returned to Triumph Jan 61; Restored 2016 (parts alone C.3000.00); runs, stops and handles like a motorcycle;  a Tigress was the only scooter in the National Motorcycle Museum; very nice example that runs and rides well with truly excellent brakes            3,750

Watch video of the T150V running here

Triumph T150V Trident for sale;

1973; Matching Numbers; really well restored some years ago but still presents extremely well; starts very easily and rides very well indeed; very correct looking machine but benefits from and uprated front brake and is fitted with Triumph Thruxton style silencers which look and sound wonderfiul on it; very nice machine throughout; number plate was damaged in transit so will ntaurally be replaced, IT IS FULLY UK REGISTERED; previously supplied by ourselves            SOLD

 

Velocette Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Velocette Thruxton for sale

 one of 33 machines that were completed by Velocette Dealers during and after the Hall Green Velocette Factory shut down, this machine was built in 1970 by Tony Headings of Risboro Motorcycles (RF Seymour of Thame supplied the parts) as a Short Circuit 500cc Racer; purchased in 1989 directly from Seymour (who had previously been looking after the bike) as a damaged Racer by its subsequent long term owner who is very well known and respected in Velocette circles remaining in long term storage until 2021 when it was completely restored by that same owner using trusted specialists and a genuine Velocette 'New Old Stock' crankcase sourced from Stevens (the original was damaged) in the 1980's now stamped with the original engines number, Borrani Rims; recon Comp Magneto; Thurston Belt Primary Drive & Mikuni Carburettor; Easy on Centre Stand; it is believed that the original owner was David Enthoven (well known Music Entrepeneur whose clients included Robbie Williams, Marc Bolan, Emerson Lake & Palmer, Roxy Music etc); comes with a complete nose fairing as pictured and a GP Carb with manifold etc can be available as required;  this machine is unused since being restored, it starts and runs fine; it also rides well but will require some final fettling as it is pressed into full service;         18,750

Watch video of the Indian Velocette running here

Indian Velocette Thruxton for sale

1968;  very rare machine believed to be one of 119 built only 45 of which were Thruxton's like this one, the remaining 74 being Venom's; superb example throughout that starts easily, runs and rides really very well indeed; these rare motorcycles are a joy to ride with the sublime Velocette Thruxton engine combined with a strong modernised lighter chassis and excellent brakes; very comfortable too; this example is currently fitted with a rebuilt Lucas KF1 Magneto but the opriginal coil ignition kit is supplied with it as are the standard front footpegs and gearlever;  previously supplied by ourselves;                 SOLD          

 

Vincent Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Vincent Rapide for sale;

1950; 1949 engine fitted; this machine has been exceptionally well restored at great expense by the well respected West Norfolk Motorcycles who have restored many Vincents (amongst others) for ourselves which is all extremely well documented; Black Shadow Speedo; Hills Centre Stand; special well executed after market prop stand; extensive history file; superb machine throughout and lovely to ride            37,950

Vincent Black Shadow for sale

1951; Not Matching Numbers genuine 1951 Black Shadow Frame fitted with a new crankcase; this has all been verified and is documented by the Vincent Owners Club who sold the machine to the last owner through their Club Parts Facility; appears to have its original registration which is transferable; this machine has been subject to a very comprehensive high quality restoration which again is itemised in the document from the V.O.C.; multiple Concours Award Winner including the Bristol Classic Motorcycle Show; absolutely stunning machine that starts very easily and runs very well indeed with a mechanically very quiet engine, genuine Shadow for Rapide money                SOLD      

Watch the Video of the Vincent Comet running here

Vincent Comet for sale;

1952; all correct Matching Numbers (1900 apart) and verified by a recent Club Certificate; original registration; original Buff Card Log Book; albums full of detailed photos that clearly demonstrate the very high quality of the total nut and bolt restoration; Mikuni Carb fitted but the original Brass Instrument is with it; Honda Clutch modification fitted but original is also with it; this is an exceptionally nice, really very well sorted Vincent and is an absolute joy to ride                Sale Agreed

 

 Yamaha Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Yamaha FZR1000 Genesis for sale;

1988; UK supplied machine; 1 owner and 5,800 miles from new; completely original; just been re-commissioned and now fully functioning, running and riding as you would expect for such a low mileage machine; new MOT, serviced and a new battery just fitted;  as it is all original and unrestored, it is not in MInt condition in that it has some marks here and there plus the original exhaust silencer would benefit from having a small plate welded in underneath; something has splashed on to the tank (possibly brake fluid) at some point which has made some small marks in the paintwork; must be one of the most original examples left                    3,500

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Yamaha RD250 for sale;

1973; Bronze; looks to be utterly original showing under 2,600 miles from new which is almost certainly original; the engine screws have been replaced by the previous owner as the originals were dull but are with it; the recorded mileage cannot be verified with documentary evidence but you just have to look at it and experience the mechanical condition to completely believe it as we do; it feels like a new machine to ride; truly exceptional in every way; a proper 'timewarp' survivor; clearly not concours as it is now 49 years old but we feel sure that it would likely win a "Best Survivor' award even at larger events; must be pretty unique in this condition today           SOLD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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