c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project Frame no. C15 17990 Engine no. C15 29446
Lot 316
c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project
Registration no. XGR 407 Frame no. C15 17990 Engine no. C15 29446
Sold for £483 (US$ 788) inc. premium

Lot Details
c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project Frame no. C15 17990 Engine no. C15 29446 c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project Frame no. C15 17990 Engine no. C15 29446 c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project Frame no. C15 17990 Engine no. C15 29446 c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project Frame no. C15 17990 Engine no. C15 29446 c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project Frame no. C15 17990 Engine no. C15 29446
c.1960 BSA 247cc C15 Project
Registration no. XGR 407
Frame no. C15 17990
Engine no. C15 29446
In September 1958 BSA introduced a new ‘250’ that would provide the basis for an entire range of singles in capacities of up to 500cc. This newcomer, the C15, featured a compact overhead-valve engine and unitary four-speed gearbox. Alternator electrics and coil ignition were features, early models being distinguished by a distributor-type points housing. The engine/gearbox unit was housed in a conventional cradle frame with bolt-on rear sub-frame. Trials and scrambles versions were offered as the range expanded during the 1960s. Offered for restoration and sold strictly as viewed, this incomplete example consists of a frame made in 1960 and an engine dating from 1961. Accompanying paperwork consists of old/current Swansea V5/V5C documents. It should be noted that the registration mark ‘XGR 407’ was issued in 1964 and that the V5 and V5C incorrectly record the frame number as ‘B2-40-4020’, which is a part number. No reserve.
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