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1950 Sunbeam S8 with VP Viper Sidecar

Estimate  £8000-£9000

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Registration number KLJ 710
Frame number S 82945
Engine number S 84376
1,197 recorded miles (new speedo fitted at 28,000 miles)
Very good original unrestored condition
Only 3 owners from new
Previous owner for 61 years
The original paintwork is in excellent condition as are the frame chrome work and mudguards
The engine gearbox and ancillaries are also very clean
The VP Viper Sports sidecar was fitted from new
It has a side opening door rising top to aid entry and soft top and tonneau cover
New timing chain and tensioner
New petrol taps
New dipstick/oil filler
New wheel bearings condenser and points
The bike starts and rides well
A lovely time warp example of sidecar motoring from the glorious period of the 1950’s
With original manual buff log book and V5C