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1952 Triumph Tiger 100/Race kit

Estimate  £15000-£18000

Registration number HKY 250
Frame number 28575
Engine number T100 28575
Very rare original T100 fitted with factory race kit
Matching numbers machine purchased in 2009 by Bill Mathews
He discovered that it had the special subframe for fitting the racing rear footrests
He searched worldwide to find the complete set of race kit parts including a close ratio gearbox cluster
A complete rebuild was carried out using many new parts and the race kit parts fitted
Description of work carried out by Bill Mathews
Still in race trim but all the removed road parts in a wooden box are included in the sale so it could be converted back to standard road specification
Purchased by present owner in 2018
Unused since restoration

With complete list of road parts, original instruction manual, Tiger 100 tuning manual race kit parts photo and information sheet
V5C, 2 old V5C’s, Old Mot’s, tax disc
‘Classic Bike’ magazine 1983 and ‘Classic Motorcycle’ with front page photo of similar machine