1st May, 2024 10:00

May Classic Vehicles & Memorabilia Auction

  Lot 6


1979 HONDA XL500S

£2,850 - £3,850

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Lot details

Model: XL500S
Registration: BCV 804T
Engine Size (cc): 497
Year of Manufacture: 1979
Date First Registered: 01/01/2022
Current V5: YES
You can view from: Monday 22 April - Tuesday 30 April 2024

Current V5 present. Paperwork includes DVLA for payment of the first registration fee, a Honda's Owner's Club correspondence, a Vehicle dating certificate from the Honda's Owner's Club, printed photographs of the bike, and a photocopy of the Nova confirmation.

The vendor has provided the following:

I acquired the bike in early 2023. The bike is a California import and has been restored by the previous owner, fully painted, rebuilt wheels, powder coated frame, new rear shocks, recovered etc. I installed a full EBC clutch kit.

There has been a lot of work done to the bike:

  • Powder-coated frames and swinging arm
  • Rebuilt, respoked wheels
  • Fully repainted
  • New handlebars, Mirrors, and indicators
  • New rear shock absorbers
  • Full EBC clutch and springs kit

The bike has the original Honda air cleaner and airbox and is running on the standard CDi ignition.

I last ran the bike in December 2023.

The battery (new) is disconnected and the fuel has been drained from the tank and carb.


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Auction: May Classic Vehicles & Memorabilia Auction, 1st May, 2024

Welcome to our May Auction!

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The main viewing period for this auction is Monday 22 April - Tuesday 30 April 2024.

This auction Is fully consigned. The next auction for new entries is 12th & 13th June 2024.


The main viewing period for this auction is Monday 22 April - Tuesday 30 April 2024.

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