1950 Sunbeam S8 -- 500cc British Twin S7

Price: £4,000.00
Condition: Used
Item location: Seascale, United Kingdom
Make: Sunbeam BSA
Model: S8
Year: 1950
Mileage: 8,315
Color: Gunmetal grey
Engine size: 500
Start type: Kick start
Drive type: Shaft




Very original bike. Repainted in gunmetal grey at some point. V good mechanically. New front rim. New gel battery (6v).


Taxed til February 2015. Mileage 8315.


MOT exempt (tho?€™ several old ones included ?€“ starting 1988 with mileage at 6535. latest 2013 with 8315 miles. which suggest mileage may well be genuine).


Unrestored but regularly maintained ?€“ evidenced by invoices from 1988 onwards.


Some paint touch-up required on front left fork slider & rear shocks but otherwise v presentable.


Lots of paperwork: MOT?€™s. tax discs. invoices. green & buff registration docs


UK bids only please. no overseas bidders. Collection from West Cumbria (or can recommend J&M Motorcycle Collection tel 07951541477 as good bike courier). £100 deposit via Paypal upon sale. remainder via bank transfer or cash upon collection.


Classified ad at £4000.


 Also have Sunbeam 1954 S7 ?€?project?€™ ?€“ an S7 in bits: good engine & gearbox; good bevel-drive complete; all tin-ware eg mudguards. tool/battery/electrics boxes. spark plug cover; wheels & front brake plate; headlight & speedo; number plate holder & rear light; complete frame & forks and green registration document; rear suspension; seat; foot-rests & levers; battery?€¦and cables and etc. I have collected parts for this project over a couple of years but find I have no time to start on it. All expensive parts are there. and more-or-less just need assembling. V good spares service at http://www. stewartengineering. co. uk and a v good owners club at http://www. onthebeam. co. uk . Appreciating classic. £3k firm. Assemble it and double your investment ! Contact thru Ebay. other details as above.


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