1968 BSA MK1 Rocket 3 for Sale – £SOLD

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1968 BSA MK1 Rocket 3 for Sale, A Genuine Rare Low Numbered Classic BSA, P & M Restored.

Same Keeper For 36 Years, Genuine UK Supplied From New.


1968 BSA MK1 Rocket 3 For Sale (4)1968 BSA MK1 Rocket 3 for Sale, starts easily and pulls well through all the gears with no issues ( Fitted with BSA/Triumph upgraded lightweight clutch conversion by Richard Darby as was done to those of the works racers ) ‘Its super light and a real joy to ride’, No: 139 Rocket off the production line, produced in 1968/9 and registered new by BSA Dealer straight from his showroom on 08.03.1971 to the first keeper Mr David Ambrose Andrews who owned the motorcycle upto 31.03.2007 ( 36 years ) WoW’ The next owner was from 31.03.2007 up until last week.

Date of first registration: 08.03.1971
Date of first registration in te UK: 08.03.1971

100% Genuine UK Supplied motorcycle from new

Nice original registration number which is transferable ( FOY 735J )

Rare early matching numbers motorcycle
Frame Number: GD00139
Engine Number: GD00139
Reg: FOY 735J
Mileage: 43,909
Classed as a ‘HISTORIC VEHICLE’ on the DVLA V5c registration document.

Lots of old Mot’s + latest / Various receipts / Original factory workshop manual / Various schematic drawings / Original keys / etc


Boyer Bransden Electronic Ignition System Type MK1A fitted for easy starting and reliablity.

Please note that this bike has been loved and cherished by its last owner who had bought the motorcycle in 2007 from the first owner / keeper who had the bike fully overhauld at great expense by Richard Peckett at P & M ( Peckett and McNab’s ) in Twickenham / Brentford, Middlesex, West London.

We have the very very extensive worksheet from P & M ( Peckett And McNab’s ) stating what has been done to the engine / gearbox / Clutch / Carbs / oil pump / Primary drive / Cycle parts / Body work / paintwork / Cables /
‘If you need us to send you a copy then please ask’

Price: £16,989 Firm. NO OFFERS.
There are cheaper one’s for sale but please ask yourself WHY, most have not had the magic engine build and service and a lot are from the US of A ? USA ‘America’
‘THIS IS A GENUINE BRITISH R3’ in super ready to use condition.

Delivery can easily be arranged anywhere, All payments, Part exchange welcome.

Please call the shop / showroom for more info on 020 8997 2421 between 10 and 5 most days but not on Sundays or try my 24/7 anytime mobile on 07973 11 12 13 and ask for Frank. Email: fjk222@hotmail.com

By Tim Pearson

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