1968 BSA B44 Shooting Star Frame no. B44B229155 Engine no. B44B229155

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Lot 274A
1968 BSA B44 Shooting Star
Frame no. B44B229155 Engine no. B44B229155

Sold for US$ 3,744 inc. premium
1968 BSA B44 Shooting Star
Frame no. B44B229155
Engine no. B44B229155
The B44 became one of BSA's most popular models and achieved noted success in hillclimbs. In North American markets, the popular single-cylinder four-stroke model was sold as the Shooting Star. These iconic BSAs represent a golden period in British motorcycling and are an excellent entry point into the hobby today.

The example offered here is described by the vendor as a restored B44 whose early history is not known. Regardless, it will make a new owner fully cognoscent of the joys of the vintage Brit bike experience and the thrill of BSA ownership specifically. Offered on a California Certificate of Title.

Without reserve

Saleroom notices

  • This Lot has been added to the Sale. Please note that the frame and the engine numbers for this bike are B44BSS2291, and B44B2291SS respectively.
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1968 BSA B44 Shooting Star Frame no. B44B229155 Engine no. B44B229155
1968 BSA B44 Shooting Star Frame no. B44B229155 Engine no. B44B229155
1968 BSA B44 Shooting Star Frame no. B44B229155 Engine no. B44B229155
1968 BSA B44 Shooting Star Frame no. B44B229155 Engine no. B44B229155
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