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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:-     14th January 2022

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

BSA A65 Lightning Rocket; 1965; Yellow; Originally delivered to New York; SRM engine & gearbox rebuild some years ago including End Feed Conversion; SRM 750cc Conversion; Mikuni Carb; High Level Pipes; TLS Front Brake Plate; very recent new tyres, chain & sprockets; substantial history file; superb looking machine that runs and rides exceptionally well; featured in Real Classics Magazine twice most recently last year; previously supplied by oursleves

BMW R100RS; Metallic Black; 1993; 32,000 miles from new; exceptionally detailed service history & maintenance records; virtually every MOT is present in the file; Book Pack with a stamped Service Book as well as many Invoices; Original Bill of Sale from 1993; Toolkit  and original Panniers present; this machine has been meticulously looked after all of its life and it really shows, it is as close to mint as you are going to find and unrestored example; runs and rides perfectly; truly exceptional thoughout; previously supplied by ourselves

Matchless G80S; 1953; Black; original engine frame & registration; older restoration but still extremelylovely throughout; starts easily; runs and rides well            Sale Agreed

Triumph T150V Trident; Black & Red; 1972; Matching Numbers; rare 5 Speed model with Conical Hubs; US Import; new carburettors recently fitted; very original example that runs and rides very well

Austin 7 AJ Tourer; 1933; Green; 4 seater; original registration; recently had quite a lot of expenditure to make it a reliable and useable little car; recent complete new high quality Hood with sidescreens, new set of Blockely tyres just fitted; smart little car that runs very well; SU Carb fitted but the original is with it

Matchless G3; 1964; Black; Original Green Card Log Book; original engine, frame & registration numbers; very correct looking machine that starts easily, runs and rides extremely well; recent engine and general mechanical overhaul including a new Alpha Big End assembly;

Ducati 900SS; 2002; Red: 1 owner and 9,000 miles from new; Full Ducati Service History; completely original and in really lovely order throughout; 2 keys, Book Pack, Tools, and service invoices plus original Bill of Sale and brochure; rare in this condition;       Sale Agreed


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.


Customers Machines

These two machine are being sold by a long standing friend/customer of ours who is a retired engineer and not by Venture Classics. They are based in Tiverton, Devon; Please contact Cyril Finch directly on 01884 256457 if interested

Ducati 400SS for sale;

1992; Low mileage; lots of upgrades; rare machine in the UK            2,995


BMW Motorcycles For Sale

BMW K1200RS; 1997; Yellow with Chequer pattern; completely original; 58,000 miles but you wouldn't believe it to look at it and ride it, it looks more like 15k miles; excellent service history with BMW Specialists; BMW Panniers; Toolkit; handbook; superb machine in their day and still impresses now; lovely example of the first of them;  p/x Classic Bikes/Cars or modern            2,795


 BSA Motorcycles For Sale

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        14,650

BSA A7 Star Twin for sale;

Silver; 1952; original engine, frame & registration; we supplied the machine to its last owner around 3 years ago but the previous owner had the machine ofr over 30 years and it was previously owned by his brother; old restoration that is now a little scuffy again but it looks lovely for it; starts easily; very recent new Clutch and chain/sprockets; runs and rides well; previously supplied by ourselves                                4,950

BSA DBD34 Gold Star Clubman for sale;

1955 Clubmans rolling chassis originally fitted with a CB34 motor; currently fitted with a 1959 DBD34 Clubmans engine; genuine Gold Star engine & frame with excellent provenance; English Fuel Tank; GP Carb; older restoration and still very presentable but is starting to show its age on some of the chrome; STD gearbox fitted; starts easily & runs well; fitted with electronic ignition hidde3n inside the original magneto body; previously supplied by ourselves                15,650

BSA A10 Gold Flash for sale;

1960; Nutley Blue;  2 brothers owned the machine for the last 40 years; just had in excess of 12,500 (all very well documented) spent on a total professional restoration completed by the highly respected Bill Graver of West Norfolk Motorcycles which included the fittment of an ELECTRIC STARTER that works extremely well;  truly a superb example throughout; truly superb value at                 SOLD


Douglas Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Douglas Mk5 for sale;

1951; Matching Numbers; original registration; old restoration and well used but still presentable; last owner is a professional Motorcycle Mechanic who has been known to use for a great many years and he inherited the machine on his fathers passing away; recent magneto overhaul so starts easily; running and riding well but it is being sold as a running/riding project because the engine is in our opinion a little rattley; it does however run and go very well                SOLD


Ducati Motorcycles For Sale

Ducati 200 Elite for sale;

1959; Monza Fuel Tank and what looks like a BSA Silencer fitted; UK Supplied machine; the previous to last owner had the machine from 1963 until 2020 when he passed away and he was a precision toolmaker who made a great variety of special tools for the machine all of which are marked for what they do and are included in the sale; rare original handbook etc; very smart machine cosmetically, starts very easily, runs and rides well; this is clearly a machine that has been well used and very well looked after along the way, it is not a Concours show machine and does have varius markst etc            5,500

Ducati Desmosedici RR for sale;

2008; Number 24 of 1,500; 7,900 miles; Supplied by and Full 'Pro Twins' Service History including the very expensive 7,500 mile service around 400 miles ago; 2 owners; Original Bill of Sale from 2008; lovely example with all books, spare keys and Race Exhaust fitted but road system is with it; this breath taking machine is a real missile; true Classic and now very collectable; the last owner told me to think of 'Star Trek' when you crack the throttle open and that is very appropriate indeed; p/x Classic Bikes/Cars or modern               Sale Agreed


Gilera Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Gilera 50 Touring Sports Moped for sale;

1976; Red; naturally UK Registered with the old style V5c; unrestricted with pedals; completely original and unrestored; unused for around 30 years but all up and running fine with everything working including lights etc; starts easily and runs very well; its even rideable but clearly very oily rag condition and sold as a restoration project; original Handbook and Warranty Booklet;        1,750


Harley Davidson Motorcycles For Sale

Harley Davidson FXDLS Dyna Low Rider S for sale;

2016; 3k miles and has been serviced twice; really nice expensive unused quickly detachable luggage (see last photo); very comfy genuine HD seat fitted but the original is with it as well; excellent condition throughout; last of the Dynas and now a sought after model in the range; this machine was featured in 'American -V' magazine (Dec/Jan 21 issue); it was tested against the later (current) model where it compared very favourably; these machines have apparently had rave reviews which I concur with as it is real fun to ride,  p/x Classic Bikes/Cars or modern                14,750

Harley Davidson FXCWC Twin Cam 1,584cc Rocker C for sale;

2009; 7,000 miles; extensively customised to an exceptionally high standard at a cost of well in excess of 15,000 for the parts and paint alone; truly stunning Airbrush 'Lost Flame' paintjob by Sam Hubbard; BDL Open Primary Belt Drive; Performance Machine Rival Contrast Laser Cut Wheels; Performance Machine Brake Disc Rotors, final drive Belt Pulley and Stage 1 Air Cleaner all Rival Contrast cut to match the wheels; Performance Machine 6 Pot Brake Calipers, Grip Set, Foot Pegs and Shift Peg; Danny Gray Weekday Solo Seat; Thunderbike turn signals; HD Combo Digital Speedo / Rev Counter etc; HD Flush Fuel Cap and LED Fuel Gauge; HD Digital Oil Temp Gauge & Dipstick; Oil Pressure Gauge; HD Chrome Switch Housings; HD Edge Cut Mirrors; Kuryakin Side Mount Iluminated Reg Plate Holder; Hidden LED Brake Light; Vance & Hines Chrome Exhausts plus much more; this machine is utterly unique and in mint condition; impressive to ride and knock out to look at; with the exception of the exhausts all of the original displaced parts are with and worth a fair bit of money in themselves especially the original Rocker C folding seat, original wheel with tyres, fuel tank, mudguards , speedo etc etc; you need deep pockets and a lot of dedication to biuld a machine like this                    SOLD


Honda Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Honda CB450 'BlackBomber' for sale;

1966 but not registered until 1968; UK Supplied Machine; original engine, frame & registration; original Green Card Log Book; original handbook; this machine is extremely original and largely unrestored but it has been 'spruced up' in places over the years: it clearly wears some battle scars and wear marks; the paint on the mudguard, whilst perfectly presentable was clearly a DIY job and certainly not flawless; it does however run and ride very well; the gearbox whines a little when acclerating slowly but functions perfectly and in our opinion does not require any imediate attention; perfect candidate for a Concours restoration as it is all there and sound or continue to use it as it is because it is perfectly presentable showing some lovely patina            4,850

Honda CBX1000 for sale;

1979; high quality restoration carried out around 400 miles ago which included and engine overhaul; lots of bills and photos on file; starts instantly; runs and rides perfectly; superb engine; stunning looking machine; very slight mark on fuel tank where brake fluid previously leaked onto it as shown in the last photo; not Concours but very nice indeed                    SOLD


Kawasaki Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Kawasaki KH250 for sale,

1977; UK Supplied Machine; Original Handbook; Restored to Concours some years ago but still truly stunning condition throughout albeit no longer Concours (but its not 10k either); extremely correct; runs and rides perfectly; truly a superb example which has to be one of, if not the best example available at the moment; was featured in Classic Motorcycle Mechanics in December 2000 (copy in the history file) and to be featured in Real Classics Magazine shortly; previously owned by a Mechanic from a highly respected Classic Kawasaki Specialist Dealer here in the UK.                7,250

Kawasaki Z900 A4 for sale;

1976; Metallic Green; long term owner; recent top end overhaul and new exhausts; really lovely example that isn't Concours but very smart throughout; toolkit and reprint handbook present                SOLD


Matchless Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Matchless G3LS for sale;

1957; Black; recently imported to the UK mainland from Northern Ireland where apparently it had spent its entire life hence the number plate but naturally has a full V5c; Green Card Log Book from N.I.; very tidy machine throughout; recently had an electrics overhaul which included the dynamo, new regulator, wiring harness etc; starts very easily; runs and rides really nicely; previously supplied by ourselves                Sale Agreed


Norton Classic Motorcycles For Sale             

Norton 750 Commando Fastback for sale;

'Long Range Model' but originally a Roadster; 1970; Matching Numbers; Alton Electric Starter fitted which works brilliantly; Vernier Isolastics; huge history file going back 30 years full of receipts and MOT's showing that this machine has been very well maintained and that is reflected in how well it runs and rides; Centre Stand is with it but not currently fitted and needs a fiitting kit; really lovely example throughout;                         SOLD


Rudge Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Rudge 500 Sports Special for sale;

1937; Black; Comprehensively restored to as close to original spec as was reasonably possible including the remanufacturing numerous parts to original specification; Dynamo fitted but not connected as is common with Rudge owners to avoid drive chain failure damaging the unobtainable primary chaincase but low consumption LED bulbs fitted; covered around 20 miles since restoration and it does run and ride well with a very sweet sounding engine               11,850

Rudge Special for sale;

Maroon & Black; 1938; older restoration but still in very nice order throughout; starts easily and runs well           SOLD


Triumph Classic Motorcycles For Sale  

Triumph TR6SS for sale;

1962; Candy Red and Silver; Matching Numbers; older restoration but still a really lovely example throughout; very recent new English Chrome Rims, stainless spokes and tyres; very correct; starts easily; runs and rides exceptionally well; previously supplied by ourselves                    11,500

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, there is also a dentint he side panel by the kick starter; runs and rides very well indeed; lovely example throughout            11,450

Triumph 5TA Speed Twin for sale;

Ruby Red; 1960; Matching Numbers; Original Registration; Original Buff Card Log Book; very rare tool tray under the seat with full complement of genuine Tools; fully restored to a high standard in 2015 and 300 miles ago but has also had quite a lot of detail / fettling work done very recently to really sort the bike which is all well documented; exceptional example throughout and very rare in this condition; starts very easily and rides exceptionally well                            Sale Agreed

Triumph Thruxton 'R' 1200 for sale;

 2018; this is not the standard Thruxton but the uprated 'R' model; Met Grey; 1,700 miles; optional Factory Nose Fairing fitted; 1 mature owners who is extremly fastidious and has kept the bike in truly stunning order; we don't think that it has ever seen rain; we couldn't find a mark on it; all books keys etc present again in imaculate order; good saving on new cost for a bike that looks pretty much like new; p/x Modern or Classic           Sale Agreed


Velocette Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Velocette MOV Running

Velocette MOV for sale;

1936; original Somerset Registration; fully restored by a well known and respected Velocette restorer/repairer Clive Repik; a lovely machine as you would expect that runs and rides really well; it also looks stunning; engine rebuilt to MOV spec but using an MAC numbered crankcase which is clearly the same; you would struggle to find a better example                7,850


Vincent Classic Motorcycles For Sale


Vincent Comet for sale;

1953;  Engine & Frame numbers correctly 1900 apart; Bob Dunn Electric starter kit is included but not currently fitted although the wiring and solenoid is in place so it could be fitted in around 1 hours work; comprehensively restored to a good but not Concours standard and pretty much unused since; previously owned by the former Social Secretary of the Vincent Owners Club                    19,500


Yamaha Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Yamaha RD350 YPVS LCF for sale;

1990; Matching Numbers; UK supplied machine; stacks of MOT's suggesting the recorded mileage of 31,000 is correct; MOT'd until August 2022;  long term last owner; fully restored with the exception of the tank & plastics which appear to be original so whilst in good order are clearly not mint; they have some cracks around screw holes etc which have been re-inforced neatly with fibre glass on the inside examples of these are pictured; frame wheels engine etc all excellent; Handbook present; starts very easily; runs and rides extremly well; lovely honest example.            6,750











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