Bonhams : c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F

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Lot 230N
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross
Registration no. not UK registered Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F

Sold for £ 1,380 (US$ 1,757) inc. premium
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross
Registration no. not UK registered
Frame no. AC50027119800076F
Engine no. AC50027119800076F
Maico gained a reputation in the 1970s for off-road machines, and soon were making military and off-road machines predominantly. In the 1980s they hit money problems. Staggering on, they lurched from crisis to crisis with assistance from other sources, and production slowed to a trickle, but appeared never actually to stop completely. This 500 Cross is believed to date from approximately 2003 when production was very low, and is thus a rare, unrestored, example of the marque from that period. With a water-cooled 500 two-stroke motor, disc brakes front and rear, box-section swinging arm, sturdy forks and tubular frame, this was a useful competitor in its time.

Purchased for the collection in 2007, it will require re-commissioning prior to further use. Whilst the engine turns over, its mechanical condition is unknown. There are no documents present, and it is sold strictly as viewed.

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.

Saleroom notices

  • The engine number is AC50027119800076M.
Contacts
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
c.2003 Maico 500 Cross Frame no. AC50027119800076F Engine no. AC50027119800076F
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