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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

Velocette Venom; Clubmanised; appears to be a 1959 frame with a 1960 Venom engine fitted; Thruxton Tank, seat & rear sets; Dunlop Alloys; Twin Chrono Clocks; runs and rides really well

Honda CL175; 1972; Blue; 4,500 miles which is believed to be genuine but not substantiated as it is a US import; looks to be completely original and unrestored; recent tyres etc; clearly not mint but very smart; silencer has had a patch welded underneath but only visible to ants; runs and rides really well

BMW R100RS; 1990; Silver; 42,000 miles; Uncle & Nephew owned from new; Book Pack, Tools Panniers etc with it; dent in tank and some crazing in the lacquer on the fairing but otherwise in really lovely order; runs and rides without fault

Matchless 750 Twin; Red; V5c shows it being Registered as a G12CSR 750 on the 23rd August 1967 but it is unclear as to how this machine came to being; fully restored to a high standard in 2011 and only covered 373 miles since; stored inside a house when not in use; Engine rebuilt new rings and bearings; Frame powder coated; rear swinging arm new pins bushes; new spring dampers, Front fork stanchions plus seals, new taper roller head bearings, new tyres, rims spokes, bearings and brakes, New exhaust system, all new cables, Rebuilt magneto; single carb fitted but twin carb setup is with it; very pretty machine

 

 

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         £15,000

 

 

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 NH350 Red Hunter for sale;

1957; engine & frame numbers match the factory records as being original to each other; very high quality and comprehensive restoration some time ago (all documented) but very little use since so still a truly exceptional example with an extensive history file; starts easily, runs and rides beautifully; previously supplied by ourselves    £4,650

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            SOLD

 

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 R100S (Ride or Restore) for sale;

Black; 1980; Matching Numbers; Krauser Panniers; scruffy, we have made no attempt to prepare the machine cosmetically; literally just had a major service which included Carburetor overhaul kits, new battery and brake master cylinder; runs and rides very well with a strong and willing engine, good gearbox etc; everything works with the exception of the time clock;  fantastic value when compared to the now highly prized R90S so must be a very solid long term investment; long term last owner.                         SOLD

 

BSA Motorcycles For Sale

BSA B40 SS90 for sale;

1961; correct Chrome Mudguards; runs and rides well; Mk1 Concentric carb fitted but original Monobloc is with it and looks to be in very good order having been recently re-sleeved so could probably be refitted; quiet a rare little bike today; previously supplied by ourselves        £4,195

BSA DBD34 Gold Star Clubman  for sale;

1960; Numbers Match the factory as being original to each other; completely restored by Phil Pearson (full engine, Magneto & Carb) and John Edwards (gearbox & Rolling Chassis) less than 200 miles ago all documented; RRT2, GP Carb, Pearson Electric Starter, Pearson TLS Brake, Pearson Clutch, Dow type Double Damped Forks; stunning example; rides beautifully as you would expect; previously supplied by ourselves.            HELD

BSA A7 Shooting Star for sale;

1961; original transferable Devon Registration; older restoration now showing its age a bit but still more than presentable; no attempt has been made to clean this machine up or prepare it for sale so you see it in its 'Working Clothes'; starts very easily and rides really well with a strong smooth engine; gears, clutch and brakes work fine; remarkably oil tight too and it handles well but we have decided to sell this machine cheap as a 'Project' because it has been here since June waiting for a slot in the Workshop and it still doesn't look like getting any closer so we thought we would offer it as it is for now in case someone fancies a light Winter Project but naturally it may be removed from sale if we get time to get onto the bike in the meantime; there are a few things that obviously require doing so please call to discuss if interested; we have also just spotted that the mudguards are fibre glass                SOLD

BSA A65 Thunderbolt for sale;

1972; Matching Numbers; Etruscan bronze; very recently restored including; engine had a full bottom end rebuild by SRM including their end feed conversion, high flow oil pump and dynamically balanced crankshaft at a cost in excess of £2,600 for the SRM part alone; really nice condition and extremely well sorted, featherlight clutch; forks rebuilt; new Carburettor & Battery; Boyer Ignition etc etc            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 Lady owner 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 900GTS for sale;

1979; very nice example throughout with new paint on the tank & side panels just done and to a very high standard; Lanfranconi Exhausts; looks very correct; excellent mechanically; not Concours as it has very light pitting on the rims in places, a dent in the nearside exhaust and general age related marks but it is a seriously nice example               SOLD

 

 

Gilera Classic Motorcycles For sale

Gilera 50cc Trials Sports Moped for sale

1974; V5c; this machine is pre-the 30mph restriction legislation so will go faster especially with the Touring model smaller rear sprocket  which is probably a good thing on modern roads; older restoration; very correct looking little machine with the working pedal start etc; still very tidy but no longer Concours as it does have the odd little chip an dmark here and there; starts easily; runs and rides very well;             £3,850

 

Honda Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Honda VFR800 50th Anniversay Special Edition for sale;

2000; 27,500 miles; original Book Pack; new stainless headers; recent new tyres, chain & sprockets; nice example of this special VFR800; rear seat cowl has a lug borken but still stays on the bike and there is a spare with it that would need to be painted though; runs and rides really well           £2,850

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 on the top of the sliencer suggesting it was probably a manufacturing defect because they generally rot on the underside; genuine seat; runs and rides very well; not Concours because it has been in regular use but a nice honest machine            £7,850

 

Matchless Motorcycles For Sale

Matchless G80 for sale

1965; nice original registration; very late model with Norton Oil Pump; Forks & Brakes; we are reliably informed that this machine is very correct with even the now extremely rare correct silencer fitted; starts extremely easily, runs and rides very well indeed; restored to a good useable standard but certainly not to a Show standard; some light pitting on the wheel rims and headlight rim; the speedo seems to rest at approx 20mph but works fine just showing 20mph too fast all of the time; owned by Frank Westworth for the last 10 years; starts easily and runs well       SOLD

 

Nimbus Motorcycles For Sale

Nimbus 750cc Series C for sale;

1952; Red & Silver; older restoration but still more than presentable (the photos do flatter it slightly); starts very easily; runs and rides very well; everything appears to work and all very original looking; these machines are a bit strange but also lovely; previously supplied by ourselves        £7,350

 

Norton Motorcycles For Sale

Norton 99 Wideline Dominator for sale;

1958; Polychromatic Grey; Matching Numbers; original registration; beautifully restored to near Concours condition and very little use since superb example throughout; previously supplied by ourselves                £7,995

 

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 19 Hybrid fo sale;

1959 Wideline Featherbed with a Pushrod Performance (Mike Pemberton) engine fitted; Belt Primary Drive; apart from a Gold Star Silencer it looks pretty much like a stock ES2 but goes very much better; superb condition throughout; huge fun tpo ride; Awesome machine!!     SOLD

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                SOLD

Norton 850 Mk3 Commando Roadster for sale

1975; Matching Numbers; Full Norvil Restoration including uprated brakes and electric starter which now works superbly; featured in Real Classics in 2010 and July 2018 Classic Bike Guide; ex Frank Westworth; runs and rides beautifully            SOLD

 

Rudge Classic Motorcycles For Sale

Rudge Ulster for sale;

1938; rare Blue example; original registration; comprehensively restored around 14 years ago (won most original Rudge at the Rudge Rally just after in 2006) but still very smart machine that is properly sorted by an extremely knowledgable enthusiast who used the machine extensively keeping it in excellent order for reliability; to this end modifcations include:- individual oil feeds to each rocker, plug hole welded up and drilled to take 10mm plugs to increase strength between plug and valve seats, camshaft fitted with oil bucket to provide instant lubrcation on start up to reduce a weak wear point, clutch fitted with roller bearing, gearbox has lipped seal to replace leather washer on drive side; this lovely machine is not Concours but very smart and exceptionally good mechanically; lovely to ride            SOLD

 

Triumph Classic Motorcycles For Sale  

Triumph Bonneville for sale;

2001; 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 nice condition but no longer imaculate as it is now unbelieveably 17 years old; runs and rides just as it should; p/x Classic etc                        £3,995

 

Triumph Tiger 110 for sale;

1962; Matching Numbers; Kingfisher Blue & Silver; recent new paintwork, new carburettor and top end overhaul; nice machine that runs and rides very well; all metal tinware including Bathtub etc; not a Concours machine but a very smart looking Triumph that runs and rides really well; previously supplied by ourselves.                £7,995

Triumph Trophybird (TR6SS Replica) for sale;

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 1962 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; stainless rims & spokes; lovely looking machine that runs & rides very well                £8,250

 

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 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;              SOLD

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            SOLD

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            SOLD

 

 Velocette Motorcycles  For Sale

Velocette Venom Clubman for sale,

1959; one of very few built in Green (possibly only 2 Clubmans); Green & Chrome Tank; original engine & frame numbers from new; original transferable registration; original Buff Log Book; history known from new; TT Carb is with it but not currently fitted; BTH TT Magneto (rebuilt); Dunlop Alloys; 12R Gearbox; Rev Counter on original mount; comprehensively restored to a multiple Prize Winning high standard with lots bills etc some years ago but still exceptionally nice throughout; this machine is beautiful and a lovely change form the usual black.            £15,850

Velocette Venom Thruxton for sale;

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 so starts easily and runs well; clearly has some Ralph Seymour influence with its scalloped hubs and finned pushrod tunnel; superb condition throughout                £23,850

 

Vincent Motorcycles For Sale

Vincent Comet Series C for sale;

1954; Numbers Match the Factory records as being original to each other; original transferable registration; Buff Card Log Book; restored 14 years ago buy a Vincent Specialist (documented) but very little use since; very correct looking machine            £19,500

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 Series C Rapide for sale;

1951; originally a UK Supplied machine; numbers match the Factory Records as being original to each other; original registration number; Buff Log Book; copy of Factory Build Sheets; DVLA ownership search; substantial History file; very well sorted and extremely smart machine; two front twin plug heads fitted but the nearside plug leads are dummies; modern BTH Magneto fitted so starts very easily; rides very well with a nice strong engine & good gearbox; recent new clutch; previously supplied by ourselves                SOLD

 

 

 

 

 

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