1931 BMW R2 Series 1 Classic BMW for Sale – £SOLD

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1931 BMW R2 Series 1 Classic BMW for Sale, A Very Rare Vintage and Unmolested Early Open Valve Model.

3 Speed Hand Gears, Bosch 6 Volt, 59 Mph, 198cc, 6 HP.


1931 BMW R2 Series 1 Classic BMW For Sale (1)1931 BMW R2 Series 1 Classic BMW for Sale, Starts and runs perfectly. All very nice and unmolested with perfect age to match.
Ready to ride or just to show. Original Bosch Horn still fitted, Bosch Generator. Super rare BMW, Only 3 BMW R2 ‘s are known to exist in the UK and this is possibly the only open valve series 1?

BMW R2 198cc Series 1 ( The very first )
Year: 1930/31 ( One of the first R2’s )
Rare and unmolested
3 Speed Hand Gears
Carden Shaft drive
Pressed-Steel duplex frame
R2 Series 1, produced only in 1931, was the only model to feature exposed valve springs on top of the finned cylinder head.
This actual bike is believed to have been produced in late December of 1930 but registered 2 months later in February 1931
First registered in the UK by a Mr P Radford on the 01.10.1971 ( 48 years ago )
UK Registration number NSJ 688
Vin/Chassis/Frame No. P16210
Original BMW ID Plate ( With correct numbers )
Engine No. 1081
Wheelplan 2-WHEEL
Colour BLACK
Cylinder Capacity (cc) 198 CC
Various old tax discs found in folder – 31:03:1991 – 31:05:1999 – 31:05:2000 – 31:04:2004 – 31:03:2005
+ Period style 1931 replica tax disc for display / show purposes: ( L@@Ks amazing )
Older style logbook + later style V5c
Various German documents from when the BMW was first imported back in 1971
Old UK Mot from April 2003
BMW Parts book.
Various old photos.
2 x Vintage Motor Cycle Club Letters stating all is correct.
1 x Original key.
New battery fitted.
Perfect replacement vintage tyres.

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All payments, Worldwide shipping available, Part exchange welcome.

Email: fjk222@hotmail.com

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