1970 BSA A65L Lightning Unregistered US Import British Classic Restoration Proj


Price: £2,103.00
Condition: Used
Item location: Stoke 0n Trent, England, United Kingdom
Make: BSA
Model: A650L Lightning
Type: Super Sport
Year: 1970
Mileage: 26,614
Color: Red
Engine size: 654
Power: 52
Gears: Four-speed manual
Start type: Kick start
Drive type: Chain

1970 BSA A65L Lightning Unregistered US Import British Classic Restoration Project Manufacturer: BSA Model: A65L Lightning Year: 1970 Engine No: EE02236A65L Frame No: EE05728A65L Colour:Red Mileage:26614 Capacity:654cc Starting at: ??999. 99Stock Number. 71243WINTER MADNESS SALE. LOOK BID BUY!!!It's now officially winter & that time of year when a man needs something to tinker with in the garage & what better than a classic British bike. SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE PIC's & DESCRIPTION. This very rare tax free 1970 BSA A65L Lightning 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. As you can see this bike looks nearly complete but what is rite or wrong we're not entirely sure but luckily you British bike aficianados usually know what you are looking at. The engine is cosmetically clean. it turns over nicely off the kick starter ?€“ sounds/feels great & has compression but we haven't run it up. If you require any further information please give us a call or better still visit our showroom and have a good look over the bike for yourself ?€“ after all who are you going to believe me or your own eyes?If you have been looking for a classic BSA A65L to restore 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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