Record for Velocette Thruxton Motorbike

THERE was standing room only at H&H Classics Donington sale recently despite the wild weather which blew in some forceful bidding on the 76 bikes entered for the sale giving a sell rate of 90 percent.

Highlights of the sale included a 1968 unrestored Velocette Thruxton which sold for £24,295, a new world record for an unrestored Thruxton at auction. A very rare c1929 Humber 350 sold for £9,968; and a 1952 Vincent Comet series C sold for £22,400.

Mark Bryan, Head of Bike Sales, said, “It was a fabulous first sale of the year showing what the potential is in this difficult market. Results show that the buyers are out there.”

Back to top button
Close

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker