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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:- 29th November 2023


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

Honda GL1000Z Gold Wing; 1978; Metallic Blue; exceptionally original and in really lovely order throughout; unrestored and therefore not mint

Suzuki T20 Super Six; 1966; Metallic Blue; nicely restored; starst easily; runs well


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.


BMW Motorcycles For Sale

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BMW R100RS for sale;

1981; Black; Matching Numbers; extensively overhauled by Difazio's (well respected BMW Specialists in Somerset but sadly now no longer operating) some years ago; this is a well used and well cared for example; it is running and riding very well; whilst no Show Winner it is smart and very presentable cosmetically a machine ot use and be proud of as the last owner who is an avid BMW enthusiast has; panniers, tank cover,  tank bags plus a good selection spares go with the machine            4,500

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BMW R100S for sale;

This very lovely matching numbers 1979 BMW R100S has just come in part exchange from a regular customer of ours. It has a substantial history file as well as its Toolkit, Handbook and Panniers still present. The total mileage covered is believed to be around 56,000 as it had a documented speedo refurbishment at 27k miles. Exceptionally clean and tidy. It runs and rides very well with everything seeming to work as it should much improved aftermarket Side Stand fitted; lovely long legged Sports Tourer that represents excellent value for money when copmpared to the equivalent earlier R90S at         Sale Agreed 


BSA Motorcycles For Sale              

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BSA A10 Gold Flash (with ELECTRIC STARTER FITTED) for sale;

1960; Nutley Blue; not original engine; had has around 15,000 spent on restoration work to a very high standard (only a few hundred miles ago) much of it by West Norfolk Motorcycles who do a wonderful job and it is all very well documented; the machine looks very correct and is near concours cosmetically; starts instantly, runs and rides very well indeed; superb example; previously supplied by ourselves                5,995

Watch video of the BSA Gold Star running here

BSA DBD34 Gold Star for sale

This very useable BSA Gold Star DBD34 actually started life as a DB32 in Clubman trim when it was despatched to BG England of Dunstable in September 1960. The engine number refers to a DBD34 also in Clubman trim which was despatched to John Surtees in West Wickham on 8th June 1961, however, whilst the crankcase is a genuine Gold Star item, we suspect that the stamping is not an original factory one. Maybe a dealer exchange? The machine has come to us from an excellent source who is well known to us and who has owned the bike for 14 years as well as knowing it for over 40 years having always been in this configuration during that time clearly been previously converted into Touring Trim as it is now making it very useable; It is currently fitted with a Mk2 Concentric Carb again to aid useability, standard type handlebars and an STD gearbox but the original GP Carb, Clipons and RRT2 gearbox are in a box with the bike. It has a Dunlop Rear Rim and a Record front with a TLS Brake plate in the 190 Hub. It was registered for road use in the UK in 1967 hence the 'E' suffix registration. The bike starts unbelievably easily and runs very well indeed being a quick and easy to ride on the road Gold Star probably due in part to the fact that it has had servicing carried out by Charlie Sanby the TT and Manx racer/tuner. As with the majority of Gold Stars, this bike has had a 'life' and may not be a 'purist correct' but it does appear to be a very honest Gold Star with many genuine Gold Star parts that has been altered over the years for different owners requirements; Clearly a well used and much loved machine that wears its minor marks and scars well and with pride.  A lovely machine!          10,850

  Watch video of the BSA A65 Thunderbolt running here

BSA A65 Thunderbolt for sale;

1967; Matching Numbers; starts easily runs and rides very well with a mechanically quiet engine that feels extremely healthy; new rims & stainless spokes; cosmetics are presentable but certainly no show bike; paint on the frame and many of the cycle parts is very good but the tank, Side panels and headlight ears not so much; tank has a small dent above the offside tank badge and there is a small dent in the front mudguard, chrome on the offside silencer is lightly pitted; definitely use it as it is or with some relatively minor work could be turned into a real stunner        Sale Agreed


BSA A7 Star Twin for sale;

1951; Chrome Tank; valuable 5 digit transferable registration number; beautiful condition both mechanically and cosmetically; previously supplied by ourselves            SOLD

  Watch video of the BSA A7 Scrambler running here

BSA A7SS Scrambler for sale:

We have owned this rather nice BSA A7SS Scrambler a couple of times before and have known the machine for some 16 years or so selling it to regular customers of ours. It clearly started life as a Shooting Star but has been converted to this rather fetching Scrambler trim. The original engine had a significant failure so the crankcase has been changed for another A7SS set of cases although the originals are repairable and with it. The machine runs and rides well having benefited from the aforementioned engine overhaul quite recently. It is fully road registered clearly for daytime use only.                SOLD


Ducati Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Ducati 900S Monster for sale;

 2000; Red; 8,500 miles as verified pretty much conclusively on the DVLA MOT History website; last owner who is now well into his eighties since 2003; unused but well stored since 2011 used in a holiday home on the French South Coast prior to that so not seen much if any salt/rain; the only obvious corosion appears to be where the clutch slave cylinder sits on the clutch cover as seen in the last photo; it has just been extensively re-commissioned including fluids changed and full Cambelt service and new fuel pump all costing in excess of 1,000; Termigoni's and lots of Carbon Fibre parts fitted but much of the original kit is with it; really lovely example that runs and rides very well indeed; p/x Classic Motorcycle / car etc            4,500


Harley Davidson Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Harley Davidson FXDT T-Sport;

 2003;  Metallic Blue; rare Anniversary Model; 19,000 miles from new; Handbook & 2 Keys; Harley Davidson Saddlebags complete with genuine loose waterproof liners; SuperTrapp silencers fitted which look stock, sound fantastic but not too loud otherwise pretty much completely stock including the nose fairing with adjustable screen; this is a very lovely example of a rare and desirable model Harley; it runs and rides perfectly, is very smooth and quick;         9,250


Honda Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Honda CB500 Four for sale;

1975; Black; UK supplied machine; extremely correct and original machine; runs and rides exceptionally well; certainly no Concours Show winner but still a very smart machine; really lovely throughout            6,350

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Honda CB900 F2 for sale;

1981; Motad 4 into 1 exhaust; not purist correct and certainly no Show Winner but perfectly presentable and it really is in very good order mechanically clearly having been very well maintained; it rides very well being silky smooth and effortlessly quick if asked; came to us from a regular mature long term owner who is a well known member of the VMCC and this machine was used to organise / lead many Club Runs as well as Continental Tours, always reliably so we are informed; his advancing years mean that it is now too heavy so it was reluctantly part exchanged by him for a smaller machine; this is a great riders bike as it is or an excellent candidate for a Concours restoration            2,995

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Honda CB550 K for sale;

1978; we have previously sold this machine to a regular customer having originally purchased it from another regular customer who restored it very well. The last owner did use the bike but clearly looked after it very well and spent a fair bit of time polishing too as it looks even nicer now than when we sold it. It benefits from having what appears to be the original exhausts one of which has been very well and discreetly welded on the underside. A really lovely example that is a joy to ride                HELD

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 Honda CBR900RR Fireblade for sale

This very nice 1998 Honda CBR900RR Fireblade has covered a mere 11,400 from new which is backed by most of its MOT's. The bike has been idle for a few years as the last owner is now in his eighties! It has just been re-commissioned including brake fluid change as well as being fully serviced and MOT'd so is ready to go. It rides very well indeed and is extremely quick. Looks to me to be very original apart from its Akropovic end can. It is not 'Mint' as it is now 25 years old but it is extremely nice and mechanically very sweet. It could easily be brought back to 'Mint' if that's what you wanted for it; Handbook, 2 keys and toolkit present          SOLD


Norton Classic Motorcycles For Sale             

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Norton Model 7 for sale;

1954; Silver;  Matching Numbers; original registration number; Green Card Log Book; nice older restoration and still very smart although not Concours standard; starts very easily; runs and rides well; very nice example       SOLD

Norton 40 Manx for sale;

1952; bolt up featherbed frame with longstroke engine; originally supplied to Bell McCandless in May 1952; ridden 7th place in the Junior TT by Cromie McCandless (copies of period pics on file); new McIntosh Racing frame to exact original spec; engine rebuilt by George Cohen with his notes on file and the bike was built up/restored to as near to original spec as possible by Bernie Allen in 2007; receipts on file; only used in Parades since and still in exceptionally lovely condition throughout; originally came to us 12 years ago from a well respected Cammy Norton collector; previously supplied by ourselves                SOLD


Ossa Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Ossa 244cc Mick Andrews Replica for sale;

1974; no number plates fitted but it is fully road registered (with current V5c) first registered on 18th September 1974; runs very well indeed and in lovely although not mint order throughout            3,995


Rudge Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Rudge 500cc Full Racing Machine for sale:

1934; Road Registered; built by its last owner at great expense for himself to compete on with the intention of creating a 'modern day' Vintage Race Bike; Mervyn Stratford was the guiding hand throughout the process and also carried out much of the work; with the 'Stratford' engine, the nearside crankcase was recast with strengthened webs (we are advised that the original drive side 'Special' crankcase half is available to include), with crank, with upgraded bearings all balanced and fitted with a Racing piston, ported & gas flowed head complete with oversized valves & new oil pump; exhaust made to Stratford design and complying with 105dBA noise regulations; Gearbox was supplied by Martin Slancar and is a close-ratio type with needle roller bearings; wheels, hub & carb were setup by Stratford. currently set up to run on Methanol; this machine has cost way above the asking price to build and has not as yet been used in 'anger';          15,750         NOW REDUCED TO 13,750  HELD

Classic 'Specials' Motorcycles For Sale 

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Triton 650 Wideline; Cafe Racer with Swan neck Clip-ons; correctly registered in 1969 as a Triton which is presumably when it was built; Nickel Plated Frame; Unit TR6C 650 engine built to Bonneville spec which was recently dismantled for a thorough internal clean and check over around 5 years but very few miles ago; Norton Forks and hubs; Long Range Manx Style Fuel tank in polished Alloy; Alloy Central Oil Tank; Boyer Ignition; starts easily, runs and rides very well indeed; sounds fabulous with twin Goldie silencers; as it was clearly built many years ago it does now have various 'battle scars' but it is a fabulous period Triton, correctly registered as a Triton built in the late 1960's showing some lovely patina; this machine is very well known to us and previously supplied by ourselves                10,000

Triumph Classic Motorcycles For Sale  

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Triumph T140J Jubilee Bonneville for sale;

1977; Matching numbers; genuine 162 miles from new; completely original throughout apart from consumables that were changed for careful & extensive re-commissioning purposes in 2019; before that it apparently lived in the Grampain Motor Museum unused and un-registered for some time; comes with correct original Handbook and Certificate plus receipts for work carried out to commission the machine four years ago; starts and runs just as you would expect; clearly as it is so original it has picked up the odd mark and light corosion but it is really is a lovely example; a very similar example,albeit unregistered with 7 miles covered was sold at H & H Auctions for 16,100 in November 2023 so grab a bargain here;  previously supplied by ourselves             9,850

   Watch video of the Triumph T120 running here

Triumph T120 Bonneville for sale;

1970; 1969 T120 engine fitted; Metallic Red & Silver; older restoration which is showing its age in places but the machine still presents very well with a few imperfections; mechanically really very good indeed with a strong and mechanically quiet engine; chrome timing and gearbox covers; recent new Concentric Carbs and clocks; this machine really is a joy to  ride; it starts easily and goes very well indeed.            6,995

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 Triumph TR6 Trophy for sale;

1967; Mist Green Metallic & Ivory; Matching Numbers; older restoration but still very presentable; this is a well used and well loved example that starts easily, runs and rides very well; previously supplied by ouselves             6,750

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Triumph 6T Thunderbird for sale;

1957; Gold; Matching Numbers; original registration; came to us from a deceased estate but has been in the same ownership for 31 years; DVLA Vehicle History Search has been carried out so copies of all V5's and copy of old Card Log Book on file; the machine was unused for some years but it has had a major service and thorough overhaul at a cost of 3,300 more recently; starts very easily; runs and rides beautifully; older restoration but still in really excellent order throughout; we do have some concerns about the originality of the engine number stamping so have attached a photos for you to decide                    7,500

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Triumph T100 Daytona for sale;

1970; Jaquaranda Purple and Silver; Matching Numbers; older very high quality restoration but now showing its age slightly although it is still extremely an smart machine that runs and rides very well indeed; exceptionally light clutch; correct twin carbs; previously supplied by ourselves    Sale Agreed

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Triumph 5TA Speed Twin for sale;

1960; Ruby Red; Matching Numbers; Dunlop Rims; Correct 375 Carburettor; exceptionally quiet (mechanically) engine and a very easy starter; very smart machine that runs and rides very well; older restoration but still presents well with the obvious odd mark here and there; previously supplied by ourselves              SOLD

  Watch video of the Triumph T120R running here

Triumph T120R Bonneville for sale;

1961; Matching Numbers; original transferable Kent registration; supplied new to Philpotts of Ramsgate; history file showing substantial amounts of money having been lavished on the machine including one for in excess of 12,500 earlier this year for what appears to be a full mechanical overhaul and a further 5,500 in 2019; DVLA History search showing copies of all V5's issued as well as the copy of the card Log Book; not mint or concours but very smart indeed and above all, it is an exceptionally honest machine; the battery has leaked on the chainguard and nearside leg of the swing arm which has damaged the paint and this has been touched up with a brush; it would benefit from haveing these items stripped and repainted tomake the bike really very lovely; Dunlop Rims;         SOLD



Velocette Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Velocette Venom Clubman for sale;

1965; original engine & frame with Dating Certificate from The Velocette Motor Cycle Co confirming that the machine was an original 'Clubman'; the machine has been the subject of a comprehensive restoration to a very high standard by someone known to ourselves with a detailed summary of work carried out in the history file; this machine starts exceptionally easily (usually first kick) and runs very well indeed; clearly restored to Concours a few years ago when it won "Best 60's" machine at Stafford Show and it really isn't far off that now; it is in Clubman Trim but is currently fitted with handle bars although the clip-ons are with it; 'Thurston' Belt Primary Drive fitted; really a very lovely example throughout            11,850

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Velocette Venom Thruxton for sale;

 1968; Blue & Silver; previous to last owner from 1973 until 2017; original Green Card Log Book; Bill of Sale from 1973 to the last but one owner in the paperwork; original engine, frame & registration; fundementally unrestored having had some refurbishment over the years; this is the machine that was sold for a World Record Sum of 24,295.00 for an unrestored Thruxton at H & H Auctions in 2017; it has since had significant further expenditure on mechanical items to get it to a very good mechanical order but leaving the unrestored look; rare opportunity to aquire an extremely genuine & correct Velocette Thruxton with 'Bullet Proof' provenance that runs and rides very well at substantially lower price than it changed hands for 5 or so years ago ignoring the further expenditure        19,350

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Velocette MSS Mk1 Scrambler for sale

 Genuine Scrambler with Velocette Motorcycle Company Certificate. THIS MACHINE IS NOW ROAD REGISTERED WITH A CURRENT V5C; Supplied to 'Branch Motorcycles' in Los Angeles in April 1956 (Copy of Invoice in file). It still has its original engine. It was discovered by a customer of ours who is well known in Velocette circles whilst he was on holiday in Florida around 13 years ago. He had it repatriated and set about restoring the bike. Already having another one the same in his collection, he sold it to us around 10 years ago when we then sold it to another regular customer where it was part of a very nice collection of old British machines until now. It was unused during that time but very well stored in a Climate Controlled showroom. It is now up and running again but the tyres whilst looking new are a bit perished and would require changing if it was to be used in anger again; Starts very easily with its BTH Magneto; previously supplied by ourselves            8,350

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Indian Velocette Thruxton for sale;

This very rare matching numbers (only around 150 having been built) Indian Velocette Thruxton has just come to us from an existing customer. It is a very rare model but this one is even more unusual in that it was supplied new to Sweden (almost all went to Geoff Dodkin in the UK or the US) where it was used as an exhibit at the Stockholm Motorcycle Show in 1970 before being sold to its new owner. It stayed in Sweden until 2011 when it was purchased and collected by it last owner here in the UK. A very nice machine that starts easily and has a lovely mechanically quiet engine; runs and rides very well; just had new clutch plates fitted so the clutch does drag very slightly until fully bedded in                        SOLD


 Vincent Classic Motorcycles For Sale

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Vincent Comet for sale;

1950; numbers are correctly 1900 apart; original transferable registration number. This really lovely example has to be one of the nicest and most genuine examples out there for sale at the moment. It was with its last owner for 29 years. It has an extensive history file which contains the original Buff Card Log Book, the original Purchase Invoice from A E Reynolds in Liverpool, the original Warranty leaflets, original Hire Purchase Agreement from Bowmakers, early Tax discs, even a Factory reprint of a road test supplied by A E Reynolds clearly as a sales aid. Stacks of receipts etc; currently fitted with and Alton Alternator, electronic ignition and stainless guards but the original Birmabright guards are with it. The machine presents exceptionally well and apart from running very slightly weak, runs and rides beautifully just as the factory intended. Truly a well cared for and loved example        16,995

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Vincent Rapide for sale;

1950; original transferable registration; Green Card Log Book; has had an engine change so now fitted with another engine; last owner 11 years; previous owner 23 years; extensive history file dating back to the late 1980's with many receipts for regular maintenance; news paper clippings showing the bike and even a 1986 Tax Disc; There is a Notebook which has been diligently filled in by the long term previous owner detailing regular servicing and maintenance works carried out; Avon Replica Fairing with indicators fitted but correct Miller Headlight is included so could easily be removed; Twin Disc Brakes fitted at the front but original Hubs are with it so again could be removed if prefered; very useful Hill's Centre Stand fitted; The rear luggage frame can easily be removed; this is a machine that has been in regular use and really well looked after which is obvious in that it runs and rides very well indeed having the feel of a machine that would take you wherever you wanted to go; perhaps not one for the 'purist' but a lovely machine if you want one to use;                SOLD











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