29th Mar, 2023 13:00

National Motorcycle Museum | Solihull, West Midlands

 
Lot 336
 

1990 Norton F1
One owner from new

Sold for £36,800

(including buyers premium)


Lot details

Registration No: G899 DNO
Frame No: P55-05011
Engine No: P55-05011
CC: 588
MOT: Exempt

  • Purchased by the owner on 16th of June 1990
  • c.8,400 cherished miles since
  • Original Bridge Street Motorcycles, Essex bill of sale
  • Recent new battery and 'running very well' (atoc)

The Norton F1 is a road-going sports motorcycle that Norton based on its RCW588 racing motorcycle. The F1 was offered in only one livery: black with gold decals and grey and gold stripes, to reflect John Player's sponsorship of Norton's race team. It was distinctive for using a 588 cc liquid-cooled twin-rotor Wankel engine. This unit was developed from the motor in the Norton Commander.

The current and original owner of this 1990 Norton F1 has cherished it since the purchase in 1990, however, it has seen little use in more recent years. Offered with its original bill of sale, the machine is also accompanied by the tool kit, various documents, and brochures. Norton have carried out work on the machine in the past, with the receipts on file. At the time of our visit, the F1 was seen to be 'running well'. A rare and iconic machine with a limited production run.

For more information, please contact:
Mike Davis
mike.davis@handh.co.uk
07718 584217

 

All successful bids must be paid in full by midday the day after the auction at the latest.

You can collect your new pride and joy from our venue until 1pm the day following the sale or our partners are on hand to help arrange safe transportation:

               

Auction: National Motorcycle Museum | Solihull, West Midlands, 29th Mar, 2023

Established in 1993, H&H has sold some of the world's most significant motorcars and motorcycles over the past 30 years. Trusted by over 75,000 clients worldwide, we are the longest established auction house of our kind in Europe. 

An auction of classic motorcycles & vintage scooters taking place at the National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull, West Midlands on March 29th. 

Bidding will take place live at the venue, online via our website, by telephone and commission. 

Parking and entry into the auction is free for auction attendees with a catalogue, available at the door. 

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Wednesday 29th March 2023, from 9am

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