Lot 379 - 1952 FB Mondial Invicta 50cc 'circa 1952'
|Estimate||£5,000 - £7,000|
This rare motorcycle has been in the hands of a private collect for a number of years. The engine is a 49cc single-cylinder overhead valve unit and ignition is by way of a Marelli magneto. Transmission is via a three-speed gearbox and brakes are twin drum front and single drum on the rear.
Last used in the early 1950s' in the famous Motogiro d'Italia and superbly restored, this FB Mondial Invicta is competitively estimated given the condition and rarity of such a beautiful machine.
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