BSA Rocket 3 - The First Mk 2
Sale price: £11750 ≈ $16228 ≈ €13720 ≈ ₿0.48 btc
Item location: WARWICK, Warwickshire, UK
Sale type: Fixed price listing
For sale is the very first Mk 2 BSA Rocket 3 made. a very desirable Rocket 3. a machine of historic importance.
I have a letter dated Nov 1995 from R B Allen. machine registrar of the TR3OC confirming the
following history of the bike.
6-11-70 Bike built.
7-11-70 On loan to Lancaster house for press launch of 1971 BSA models.
2-12-70 Registered to BSA.
Summer 71 Road tested by Bike magazine - this was the very first Bike magazine where this bike
was road tested against a Norton Comando in a 7 page report.
29-7-71 On loan to Borne in Belgum.
9-11-71 Returned to BSA.
2-6-72 Sold secondhand to RSW----
12-5-75 Sold to RB---
18-10-80 Sold to DA---
29-1-05 Sold to myself.
DA--- tidied the bike up from 1980 to 1985 and I have a lot of reciepts spent during this time including
a new speedo.
As you can see from the photo's it is in excellent condition with a nice used patina.
I bought the bike with approx 1750 miles on the speedo and I have only increased this to 3300 miles
which is all it has done since 1980
It is MOT'd and taxed.
For more information or if you would like to view the bike ring - 07881234409