1966 BSA A65L Lighting 650 Unregistered US Import Classic British Restoration


Price: £1,220.00
Condition: Used
Item location: Stoke 0n Trent, England, United Kingdom
Make: BSA
Model: A65L Lightening
Type: Super Sport
Year: 1966
Mileage: 15,459
Color: Green
Engine size: 654
Power: 52
Gears: Four-speed manual
Start type: Kick start
Drive type: Chain
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1966 BSA A65L Lighting 650 Unregistered US Import Classic British Restoration Manufacturer: BSA Model: A65L Lighting Year: Circa 1966 Engine No: A65EC-2106 Frame No: A65L-14799 Colour:Green Mileage:15459 Capacity:654 Starting at: ??99. 99Stock Number. 71301WINTER MADNESS SALE. LOOK BID BUY!!!It's now officially winter & that time of year when you need something to tinker with in the garage. PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE PIC's & DESCRIPTION. This rare old circa 1966 BSA A65L Lightening has recently been imported from North America where it has spent all its life ? the air is thin and the climate is far kinder to machinery than ours. PLEASE CHECKOUT THE PICTURES. Now here at DK Motorcycles we have very limited knowledge or experience with these classic British bikes but we're picking it up as we go along. Luckily you British bike aficionados know what you're looking at & usually put us straight if we got something wrong. We've been advised that this is a 1966 Lightening chassis with a 1965 Hornet engine in it???As you can see this bike has got a few bits missing. a few bits damaged/broken. a few bits rusty/corroded. a few bits non standard & a few bits are very nice indeed. The engine turns over nicely off the kick starter & displays some compression but we haven't run it up. If you require any further information or specific details please feel free to give us a call or better still visit our showroom and have a good look over this bike & others we have in stock. If you have been looking for a classic British bike to restore or if you already own/run one and need spares then look no further ? THIS ONE COULD BE YOURS so get bidding!!!We are listing this bike as a trade clearance item with a super low WINTER MADNESS SALE starting price and NO RESERVE so get bidding and grab yourself a bargain. Ask your self the question ??CAN I AFFORD NOT TO BID???

Please call NEIL WILSON or MARK RUSHTON on 01782 861100 ext 241 or 244 who will be more than happy to answer any questions you have. and can facilitate viewing of this bike.

The bike is currently unregistered. The registration process is reasonably uncomplicated.

We have not got the American Title (Registration Document). we have only got the certificates from Customs & Excise to prove we have paid VAT & duty. these will be provided with the bike with the official V55/5 forms for 1st registration application.


1. You need to get the bike MOT?d.

2. You need to prove the year of manufacture. Phone North Leicester Motorcycles on 01530 263381 with the frame & engine Numbers. for a small fee they will send you a letter confirming the age.

3. You need to have valid insurance on the bike. You can insure it on the chassis number.

4. Post this to the DVLA who will charge you ??55 for the 1st registration & the current amount for the road tax.

5. The DVLA will post you your age related registration number.

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