Lot 107 - 1978 Harley-Davidson ‘Iron head’

Lot 107 - 1978 Harley-Davidson ‘Iron head’

Lot 107 - 1978 Harley-Davidson ‘Iron head’

Lot Number 107
Registration BBY 890T
Chassis Number 3A10850H9
Odometer reading 12,268 miles
Estimate £4,000 - £6,000

The Ironhead was a Harley-Davidson motorcycle engine, so named because of the composition of the cylinder heads which were made of iron instead of aluminium. The engine is a two-cylinder, two valves per cylinder, pushrod V-twin and it was produced from 1957 until 1985 until replaced by the Evolution engine in 1986. The Ironhead name was applied to the Harley-Davidson Sportster motorcycles that used this engine.

This 1000cc Harley-Davidson is an impressive looking motorcycle. It is easy to see why the brand has such a loyal following. This beauty from Wisconsin was registered on 1st August 1978 and presents well in black with a purple tank design. Offered to auction with a V5C registration document and we are informed by the vendor that the bike will be supplied with a current MoT test certificate.

Interested parties should satisfy themselves as to the description and condition of each lot prior to the sale. Buyers are advised to inspect the car in person or use a professional to carry out this service.

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