THE SPRING STAFFORD SALE
The International Classic MotorCycle Show
Staffordshire County Showground Stafford
SUNDAY 28th APRIL 2019
c.1961 Motobi 250 Cross
Registration no. not UK registered
Frame no. *451530*
Engine no. *451530*
Motobi was founded in 1949 by one of the Benelli brothers, Guiseppe, and production of motorcycles began the following year. Initially producing two-strokes, they turned to four strokes in 1955 with the distinctive horizontal engine, for which they became best known. Motobi were active in road racing, and, to a lesser extent, in Motocross.
This Motobi Cross dates from approximately 1961 and is fitted with the characteristic air-cooled four-stroke engine, twin-shock rear suspension, drum brakes front and rear. The fuel tank is steel, and there is some corrosion present on the handlebars and wheel rims. An older restoration, it will require re-commissioning prior to further use. Whilst the engine turns over, its mechanical condition is unknown. There are no documents present, and it is sold strictly as viewed.
- As with all Lots in the Sale, this Lot is sold 'as is/where is' and Bidders must satisfy themselves as to the provenance, condition, age, completeness and originality prior to bidding.
SELECTED BY IDRIS SQUIRREL
I'M NUTS ABOUT CLASSICS
Disclaimer: Whilst Classic Chatter ("we") attempt to make sure that the information contained in this website is accurate and complete, we are aware that some errors and omissions may occur from time to time. We are not able, therefore, to guarantee the accuracy of that information and cannot accept liability for loss or damage arising from misleading information or for any reliance on which you may place on the information contained in this website. We highly recommend that you check the accuracy of the information supplied. If you have any queries with regard to any information on our website, please contact us at email@example.com
Post a Comment