Lot 196 - 1974 12998 247
|Odometer reading||13,180 miles|
|Estimate||£1,300 - £1,700|
|Result||Sold - £1,792|
Montesa Honda is the Spanish subsidiary of Honda, which assembles several models of motorcycles and parts at its Barcelona plant. The company exports over 75 per cent of its production to Europe. Montesa were active in World Trials competition throughout the 1980's and into the 1990's.
This 247cc Montessa has been used as a trials bike on private ground only sparingly. The vendor is a collector who uses and enjoys the bikes in his possession. The Montesa is described by the vendor as being "great fun to ride". Values of these machines have been increasing of late, this one is very realistically priced.
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