1969 BSA 175cc Bantam Frame no. NC03804 Engine no. NC03804
Lot 210
1969 BSA 172cc D14 Bantam Frame no. NC 03804 Engine no. NC 03804
Sold for £402 (US$ 629) inc. premium

Lot Details
1969 BSA 175cc Bantam Frame no. NC03804 Engine no. NC03804 1969 BSA 175cc Bantam Frame no. NC03804 Engine no. NC03804 1969 BSA 175cc Bantam Frame no. NC03804 Engine no. NC03804
1969 BSA 172cc D14 Bantam
Frame no. NC 03804
Engine no. NC 03804
The introduction of the 172cc D10 model in 1966 marked a number of important technical developments for the ever-popular Bantam, the most important of which were a change to coil ignition, replacing the old flywheel generator, and the adoption of a four-speed gearbox, while a raised compression ratio and bigger carburettor increased maximum power to 10bhp and the top speed to 62mph. Introduced for 1968, the successor D14 Bantam boasted a more powerful engine producing 12.6bhp. All three models – Supreme, Sports and Bushman – used the four-speed gearbox first seen on the preceding D10 while the latter pair boasted new, heavy-duty front forks. This Bantam D14 has remained unused within the vendor's private collection since its acquisition in 1981 and is offered for restoration. The machine comes with Swansea V5 registration document and is sold strictly as viewed. No reserve.
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