Look at Life: Behind the Ton-Up Boys
a 1000 Rapide End 53/start 54 plate.
NYX435 - still around in someones collection I'm sure. Date of Liability 01 02 1990 -Date of First Registration 06 11 1953 Year of Manufacture Not Available Cylinder Capacity (cc) 1000cc CO₂ Emissions Not Available Fuel Type PETROL Export Marker N Vehicle Status Unlicensed Vehicle Colour NOT STATED Vehicle Type Approval Not Available
650 31CSR @1960/61 Jan/Feb 60 plate.
A late 'Low Line' Ford Zodiac among the cars. The wheel embellishers was a standard fitting on the Zodiac (and not the Zephyr) from February 1959. Also Zodiac grill and two colour scheeme.
Late 60 plate (RPD). 123 RPO series not issued. Speed Twin 500cc
Another survivor I am pleased to see and still red ! 305RPD Date of Liability 01 12 2009 Date of First Registration 22 07 1960 Year of Manufacture 1960 Cylinder Capacity (cc) 490cc CO₂ Emissions Not Available Fuel Type PETROL Export Marker N Vehicle Status Unlicensed Vehicle Colour RED Vehicle Type Approval Not Available
Spring 62 plate. BSA A65 or A50 is their any visuAl differences ?
Lets go for A50
FML 708 plate = early 37, so must be FML 70B = 64.
Learner L plates so 250cc therefore CB72
Matchless G15CSR engine is from the Norton 750 Atlas
A very nice looking machine, on its way to Montevideo , wonder if its still there -
Any view of the rest of the plate? 168 Rxx No unfortunately, but rest of bike -
Hydra Glide.....'49 -'57 but the tank graphic is from '62
front chain case (or primary drive!) say: 'am a single so here whe have a C Comet
Thats probably why it has not survived then , as the other Vincents here are still on DVLA list.
Rear- UYC492 = Vincent 1000cc Black Shadow ? Still on the road - Date of Liability 01 11 2014 Date of First Registration 01 09 1955 Year of Manufacture 1955 Cylinder Capacity (cc) 1000cc CO₂ Emissions Not Available Fuel Type PETROL Export Marker N Vehicle Status Licence Not Due Vehicle Colour BLACK Vehicle Type Approval Not Available as looks the back's seat think it's a D
OK - Vincent Rapide Series D
Cub End 62 plate. Just Cub (which is our first) or Tiger Cub (lots)??