Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190
Lot 129
Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC
Registration no. PRC 652 Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190
Sold for £4,830 (US$ 6,539) inc. premium

Lot Details
Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190 Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190 Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190 Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190 Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190 Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190 Property of a deceased's estate,1959 Velocette 348cc MAC Frame no. RS8464 Engine no. MAC 25190
Property of a deceased's estate
1959 Velocette 348cc MAC
Registration no. PRC 652
Frame no. RS8464
Engine no. MAC 25190
PRC 652 was purchased by the vendor's late husband in approximately 1972. Thereafter he used the machine for occasional runs plus local club runs and events. The bike was used most years of the present ownership until 2012. At some point in its life the wheel hubs have been changed for the Venom-type full width ones, but the original MAC hubs are offered with the bike. Since 2012 it has been kept in dry storage and will require light re-commissioning and basic safety checks prior to use by a new owner. Documentation consists of a current V5C, an old MoT certificate from 1979/80, and an invoice for reconditioning the magneto in 2006.

Footnotes

  • As with all Lots in the Sale, this Lot is sold 'as is/where is' and Bidders must satisfy themselves as to the provenance, condition, age, completeness and originality prior to bidding.
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