1971 Yamaha R5 Classic Japanese Bike for sale – £SOLD

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1971 Yamaha R5 350 Classic Vintage, Rarer then the YR5 350, Simular to YDS7 250,

Very Early 350cc Twostroke, Classed as Historic Vehicle


1971 Yamaha R5 Classic Japanese Bike for sale

1971 Yamaha R5 Classic Japanese Bike for sale

( PROBABLY ONE OF THE RARER TWOSTROKE FINDS OUT THERE ) Here we have a nice ready to ride twin twostroke 1971 Yamaha R5 350 for sale, A Japanese Classic on a J registration plate, Classed as Historic and i must say a real beauty, Starts and rides the way it should, various bits and bobs have been restored i.e fresh chrome, paint, seat, etc etc all the normal things that people do over a period of time, Registered in the UK back in 1971 as shown in V5c Registration documents as from new, Forget the milege and don’t be put of as this only indicates that this is a true iconic machine of its time, Engine from all accounts has had new pistons / clutch plates / carbs sonically cleaned etc etc, the only thing that you will probably have to do to bring this classic into show std would be to find a new front mudgaurd as the one on the bike shows some ageing ( Bike is 42 years old ) part exchange very very welcome, delivery anywhere for a fee, all payments accepted, as featured in issue 95 March 2012 of Real classic magazine, Comes with Original Yamaha Parts book, Genuine factory service manual, lots and lots and lots of paperwork relating to the bike, this is a real blast from the past, Please call Frank at the showroom on 020 8997 2421 daytimes or try our 24/7 anytime mobile 07973 11 12 13 or email us at fjk222@hotmail.com


  • Condition: 
  • Used:
  • Year:1971
  • Engine Size:347
  • Manufacturer:Yamaha
  • Power:36
  • Model:Other
  • Gears:Five-speed manual
  • Type:Super Sport
  • Start Type:Kick start
  • Colour:Other
  • Drive Type:Chain
  • Metallic Paint:Yes
  • MOT Expiry Date:07/2014
  • Date of 1st Registration:20/05/1971
  • Extra Features:V5 Registration Document
  • Mileage:47,400
  • V5 Registration Document:Present

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