Vincent Club records record this Comet was built in May 1951 and dispatched from the factory on the 29th May, we understand that it was registered on the Isle of Mann as NMN623 prior to coming to mainland Britain.
It was subject to a comprehensive restoration by Vincent specialist JMC classics before .....
This bike has been in our family for 15 years+ and has always been my dads go to rider bike and we have made several improvements like the Grosset Elec start, BTH Magneto and Dellorto carbs to make it more reliable and easier to live with in terms of starting etc..... in fact the bike behaves like a .....
NorVin 1140 - Cafe' Racer ICON!
Vincent Engine Number: F10AB/2/10728 (Vincent Rapide D from 1955)
Norton frame number: 56228 (wideline frame from 1954)
It has the original Rapide D engine from 1955. This engine was completely rebuild with new parts from Maughan & Sons, England and rebored to .....
Vincent Comet 1952, non matching numbers, nice bike rides and starts fine, petrol tank has been treated. Dave Hills centre stand fitted, A good usable machine, decent chrome, ride away, very realistic price. Ride away!
Year: 1955 VINCENT BLACK SHADOW 1955 MODEL D
*One of only 144 made*
998cc Engine size.
none matching numbers
Frame correct for a 1955 black shadow
rebuilt lead-free fuel conversion
Current V5C registration documents with original transferable Reg
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Vincent Big Bore Comet
Comet bored and stroked to 600cc
Engine built by Bob Dun
Bob Newby clutch and belt drive
Grey Flash forks, seat, pushrod covers and brakes
Quaif gearbox housing and close ratio cluster
Pazon electronic ignition
Big bore exhaust
1950 Vincent Rapide Touring with matching numbers. Rebuilt last year and has just received a pre-sale road service to ensure she is ready to enjoy and show off. An incredible 2 owners from new- both of whom were members of the Vincent owners club so the bike has been lovingly cared for by enthusiasts. .....
Dispatched from the factory in 4th Dec. 1951 to Mr R Way not much is known about the early history of this series C Rapide until it was purchased in an unrestored state from Millars Motors Ltd of Mitcham, Surrey in 1971 and exported to New Zealand. A lengthy comprehensive restoration was undertaken .....
1951 Vincent 500 cc Comet Series C
Frame no. RC/*/*616
Engine no. F*AB/2A/**16
Registration no. 15* U*D
• Matching main/rear frame and engine numbers
• Accompanying Vincent Certificate of Authenticity
• Completely unrestored original correct condition
• Just 6 confirmed .....
ALL MATCHING NUMBERS
ORIGINAL AND TRANSFERABLE REGISTRATION NUMBER
BUFF LOG BOOK AND V5C
DISPATCHED TO JACK SURTEES MOTORCYCLES 15/06/1950
VINCENT OWNERS CLUB FACTORY RECORD SHEET AND CERIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY
OLDER RESTORATION AND ONLY 1274 MILES SINCE
VERY ORIGINAL BIKE