Mobylette Motobecane 50cc moped V5 runner MOT Tax Exempt 1961 Retro Motorbike

Price: £400.00
Condition: Used
Item location: Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Make: Mobylette
Model: Mobymatic
Type: Moped
Year: 1961
Mileage: 5,078
Color: Blue
Engine size: 50
Gears: Automatic
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Description

For Auction .

A 1961 Mobylette Moped.

Up for auction with no reserve is a 1961 Mobylette Mobymatic 50cc Moped. It has a current MOT that runs until September 2015. It is also Tax Exempt and eligible for the ??Free?? Historic road tax- which it does have. but is now non-transferable. so that will have to be applied for by the new owner.

The Registration Number is 217 UYJ but is Non-transferable and not shown in the photographs as we had it off to re-weld the back light bracket)!

The Bike does come with a V5 Document.

The bike itself starts and runs well. it has also had new rims. spokes and a rear sprocket fitted fairly recently which would have easily cost over ??200 plus! In addition to this the seat is good. all the tin ware is intact. brakes. speedo. lights and horn all seem to work as they should . though I suspect the Wipac light switch and petrol cap are non-original additions.

It seems to have been a well maintained. functional bike. rather than a pretty. sun shiny day bike. The paintwork is dull and non-standard and the chrome (apart from the rims) is also tired and lifeless. But then it is over 50 years old!

That aside it starts easily. runs well. rides and handles as one would expect and seems an ideal retro runabout for everyday use. or an easy winter project. There is no Reserve on it. so why not just bung on a bid and get lucky!-

All we ask is that the winning bidder contacts us within 3 Days and arrange pick up within 7-10 Days. The bike will need to be collected from Felixstowe in Suffolk.

If you don?t want to pick the moped up yourself then our recommended courier is?.

Peter Ranson 1 man in a van. specialist in BIKES ONLY. Based in Essex he offers low cost door to door transport for England. Scotland & Wales.

Mob: - 07880 698564

if you want a quote- Just give him a ring.

Collections by other couriers are fine but please contact us prior to bidding to arrange payment methods and pickup.

This item is strictly Cash on collection and bidders with less than 10 feedback will need to contact us before bidding- otherwise their bids may be removed!

We will answer all questions as best we can and If you wish to inspect the item prior to the end of the auction you are very welcome. But please bear in mind that there is no ??Buy it now?? price. as we feel that selling before the auction ends is unfair to other bidders. So please don?t ask!

Good Luck Everyone!

And don?t forget to click on our ??other items?? for more moped related merchandise.

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