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Norton / BSA / Manx Racing Machine



Norton / BSA/Manx Racing Machine

No.38 (Well known in the local competitions)

Described by the vendor as a true race bike with wins at both Cadwell and Olivers Mount. 

The build spec is as follows:

T45 Turbine used to construct its bespoke frame, Manx front hub, 5 speed gearbox with Suzuki clutch , Manx ratios with final drive being by belt.

A genuine Lita tank, alloy rims with triumph rear hub and electronic ignition is fitted.

The timing gear has needle rollers and the flywheel is a competition forged steel.

An amal smooth bore carb and new lithium iron battery fitted. 

This BB31 powered competition machine still displays its pre-race inspection stickers, is drained of oil and awaits its new owners race preparation.

According to the vendor this machine was last raced competitively by James Cowton.

Please submit your best bid at our auction.

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  • Lot Number: 199
  • Year: -1
  • Make: Norton/BSA/Manx
  • Model: Racing Machine
  • Engine Size: 500
  • Estimate: Submit Best Bid