Yes, we are here!

In times like these our hobbies become lifesavers. At MOTORCYCLE CLASSICS, we have been tracking down the most interesting and rare classic motorcycles and collections for more than 15 years. That includes researching and sourcing the best books on collectible and rare bikes available anywhere. Our online store is open and we are here to answer any questions you might have. Our customer service staff is available Monday through Friday from 8a.m.-5p.m. CDT. We can be reached at 1-800-880-7567 or by email. Stay safe!

Found on eBay: 1959 Velocette LE MK3

| 5/4/2010 10:40:07 AM

Tags: ,

velocette le 

Though they're pretty common "across the pond" in Europe, not too many Velocette LE's were ever imported to the U.S. Here's a rare chance to own a very interesting small motorcycle.

This particular LE is a Mark 3 model, which means it has a 4-speed transmission and a foot shifter, along with the larger 192cc engine. Earlier models featured a 3-speed, hand-shifted transmission and a 150cc engine. According to the auction, this bike was originally purchased by the police in the city of Leeds, and it comes with the original English log book that shows the ownership history, and it's being sold with a bill of sale.

To visit the auction for this Velocette LE, go here. 

The sound and the fury: celebrate the machines that changed the world!

Motorcycle Classics JulAug 16Motorcycle Classics is America's premier magazine for collectors and enthusiasts, dreamers and restorers, newcomers and life long motorheads who love the sound and the beauty of classic bikes. Every issue  delivers exciting and evocative articles and photographs of the most brilliant, unusual and popular motorcycles ever made!

Save Even More Money with our RALLY-RATE plan!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our RALLY-RATE automatic renewal savings plan. You save an additional $5.00 and get 6 issues of Motorcycle Classics for only $29.95 (USA only).

Or, Bill Me Later and I'll pay just $34.95 for a one year subscription!

Facebook Pinterest Instagram YouTube Twitter

click me