Main Content Area

Main Articles

Main Top

Norton/BSA / Manx Racing Machine


Saturday 17th August

  • 17-08-2019
  • Memorabilia Start Time: 10:00
  • Vehicles Start Time: 12:00

View Catalogue



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.

Offers over £7000 will be submitted to the vendor.

On site now for viewing.

We are open 7 days a week here at Thornton Le Dale for pre-sale viewing, although a quick phone call prior to travelling is advised.

Don't forget. We personally collect FREE of charge around 90% of all our auction vehicles.

So, if you have a vehicle which you would like us to re-home.... just make the call. 01751 474455

Thank you.





  • Lot Number: 61
  • Year: -1
  • Make: Norton/BSA/Manx
  • Model: Racing Machine
  • Engine Size: 500
  • Estimate: Submit Best Bid