Category: Bike Sale Releases

Marvellous Motorbikes at Charterhouse

There is a large selection of classic and vintage motorcycles being sold by Charterhouse at the Haynes International Motor Museum on Thursday 14th October at 12 noon. “There is a great choice with bikes in all shapes, sizes and conditions” Commented George Beale. “What everyone enjoys about our auctions is the huge diversity of machines […]

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Sir Costalot Comes to Charterhouse

The Charterhouse specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles has a Vincent Rapide affectionately known as Sir Costalot. “We were contacted by a firm of solicitors to value the Vincent for inheritance tax or probate purposes.” Commented George Beale. “After a short period of time we were instructed to remove the motorbike for safe keeping […]

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Think Bike

The Charterhouse specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles at the Haynes International Motor Museum on 30th June was a huge success totalling £365,000. “There was a great line up of motorcycles from the 1920’s through to modern superbikes.” Commented George Beale. “They were also in all shapes, sizes and conditions!” Top lot was a […]

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Rare Rapide at Auction

**Update – This was sold for £29,750 plus premium. ** A rare 1947 Vincent HRD Series-B Rapide in original condition, estimated to sell for over £30,000, is going under the Charterhouse gavel in their specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles on Wednesday 30th June. “We have seen and sold several Vincent’s over the years […]

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Devil is in the Detail with a Ducati

**Update – this was sold for £32,000** A rare 1975 Ducati 750 Sport is going under the Charterhouse gavel in their specialist auction of classic and vintage motorcycles on Wednesday 30th June. “It is a striking looking motorcycle in super original condition.” Commented George Beale. “When new, this was an expensive and desirable machine. Today […]

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Battle of the Bikes

Two motorcycles, a Norton and a Honda, which battled it out for sales in the early 1970’s are included in the Charterhouse specialist auction of classic can vintage motorcycles in June at the Haynes International Motor Museum. “The market for classic motorcycles continues to get stronger, with interest particularly in motorcycles from the 1970’s” Commented […]

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Brooklands Racer Reimagined

The Wadkin-Snaith Brooklands Sprint Special £18,000-22,000 in the Charterhouse auction of classic and vintage motorcycles on 30th June A motorcycle called the Wadkin-Snaith Brooklands Sprint Special, built from scratch to look like a Brooklands Sprint motorcycle from the 1920’s, is included in the Charterhouse auction of classic & vintage motorcycles on Wednesday 30th June at […]

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Marvellous Motorcycles

A Royal Enfield Super Meteor ridden by Bob MacIntyre and partner Derek Powell in the 1958 Thruxton 500 mile race is being sold by Charterhouse in their 28th October specialist online classic and vintage motorcycle auction. “Rarely do bikes ridden by Bob Mac appear on the market.” Commented Charterhouse specialist George Beale. “This Super Meteor […]

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Bob MacIntyre’s Royal Enfield to be Auctioned

A Royal Enfield Super Meteor ridden by Bob MacIntyre and partner Derek Powell in the 1958 Thruxton 500 mile race is being sold by Charterhouse in their 28th October specialist online classic and vintage motorcycle auction. “Rarely do bikes ridden by Bob Mac appear on the market.” Commented Charterhouse specialist George Beale. “This Super Meteor […]

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Father and Son Motorcycle Memorabilia for Sale for the First Time

Charterhouse in Sherborne have been instructed to auction the collection of TT and other memorabilia won by Eric Williams and his son Don Williams. “It is a fabulous collection amassed by Eric and Don Williams over a 50 year period” Commented George Beale. “We were contacted by the family, who live in Scotland, to auction […]

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