Sunbeam arrow Sunbeam S8 1950 - 500cc inline parallel twin - shaft drive

Sunbeam S8 1950 - 500cc inline parallel twin - shaft drive

Sale price: £4750 - $7198 - €6199

Item location: Bristol, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Brand: Sunbeam
Model: S8
Year: 1950
Condition: Used
Color: Grey
Metallic: Yes
Mileage: 38959
Engine: 500
Transmission: Three-speed manual
Starter: Kick start
Drivetype: Shaft
Owners: 6
V5: Present
QR code for save to smartphone Sunbeam S8 1950 - 500cc inline parallel twin - shaft drive Share and Save This Motorbike!
To Bookmark This Bike

< Previous Sunbeam motorcycle   Next Sunbeam motorcycle >

Description

SUNBEAM S8 1950 - 500cc inline parallel twin with shaft drive

 

This auction is for an extremely tidy bike which is ready to ride. no work required. No MOT required due to age and is taxed until June 2014.

 

The bike was restored by previous owner 12 years ago and sat in an air-conditioned barn for 10 years.   Since owning the bike the last 2 years it has been on many VMCC runs and did a full week in the VMCC Manx Rally last year with no issues and turned many heads because it is such as good example of a very unusual bike.

 

This is an extremely clean bike. well maintained and serviced. Plenty of compression and starts easily after only a few kicks. the engine ticks over perfectly and rides lovely on the road.

 

The paint work is extremely good as is all the chrome. plenty of stainless nuts. bolts and other parts added to replace steel.

 

Although I've tried to keep this bike as original as possible a few modifications have been made as I believe it makes for a better and safer bike such as clutch lightening which makes it super light. top end cam-shaft engine breather both from Stewarts engineering. rear rack and discrete indicators which can easily be removed.

 

There are loads of invoices. some sales literature. service manual (Stewarts Engineering).

 

No signs of rust at all. however there is a slight crack in the paint on the rear mudguard and a small area of paint which has rubbed off slightly but has been sorted and on longer rubs.

 

The reason for the sale is to free up garage space.   Delivery can be arranged for an additional fee. Payment on collection.

 

If you have a questions about the bike please contact me but ONLY if you have a serious interest or question. please no time wasters or tyre kickers.

< Previous Sunbeam motorcycle   Next Sunbeam motorcycle >

Sunbeam S7 Deluxe 1952 Motorcycle for sale
£5995 / $9085 / €7823
Sunbeam S7 Deluxe 1952 Motorcycle
Sunbeam S8 Motorcycle for sale
£4495 / $6812 / €5866
Sunbeam S8 Motorcycle
Sunbeam S7 Sunbeam S7 for sale
£4500 / $6819 / €5872
Sunbeam S7 Sunbeam S7
1922 Sunbeam 350cc Sidevalve for sale
£4700 / $7122 / €6133
1922 Sunbeam 350cc Sidevalve
1951 SUNBEAM S8 Classic bike BLACK FULLY RESTORED for sale
£5000 / $7577 / €6525
1951 SUNBEAM S8 Classic bike BLACK FULLY RESTORED
Sunbeam Model 9 600cc. 1938. for sale
£5500 / $8335 / €7177
Sunbeam Model 9 600cc. 1938.
1952 SUNBEAM S7 Classic Motorcycle For Sale  looking for Hinck Triumph Scrambler for sale
£4900 / $7425 / €6394
1952 SUNBEAM S7 Classic Motorcycle For Sale looking for Hinck Triumph Scrambler
SUNBEAM MODEL 8 350cc OVER HEAD VALVE 1928 for sale
£6100 / $9244 / €7960
SUNBEAM MODEL 8 350cc OVER HEAD VALVE 1928
SUNBEAM S8 VERY NICE LOOKING CLASSIC BUFF LOG BOOK V5 OLD TAX DISCS OLD MOTSSUNBEAM S8 VERY NICE LOOKING CLASSIC BUFF LOG BOOK V5 OLD TAX DISCS OLD MOTS for sale£4250
Sunbeam Model 9 motorcycle 500cc 1931 VRM KJ 3520Sunbeam Model 9 motorcycle 500cc 1931  VRM KJ 3520 for sale£9750
SUNBEAM MODEL 9A 1937 599cc ORIGINAL TRANSFERRABLE REGISTRATIONSUNBEAM MODEL 9A   1937   599cc ORIGINAL TRANSFERRABLE REGISTRATION for sale£10500
Sunbeam S7 Classic 1947 S8Sunbeam S7 Classic 1947 S8 for sale£5200
sunbeam motorcycle s8sunbeam motorcycle s8 for sale£5500
1949 SUNBEAM S8 and Watsonian sidecar combination. Offers invited! px or swaps1949 SUNBEAM  S8 and Watsonian sidecar combination. Offers invited! px or swaps for sale£6900
SUNBEAM S7 DE LUXE 1952 CLASSIC GENTLEMAN'S MOTORCYCLESUNBEAM S7 DE LUXE 1952 CLASSIC GENTLEMAN'S MOTORCYCLE for sale£4200
Sunbeam motor bike 500 twin with side carSunbeam motor bike 500 twin  with side car for sale£6295

More sunbeam motorcycles

 
//