3rd Jul, 2024 12:00

National Motorcycle Museum | Solihull, West Midlands

 
  Lot 101
 

1971 Vespa V90 V9A1T
No Reserve

Sold for £1,610

(including buyers premium)


Lot details

Registration No: OVL 429K
Frame No: V9A1T 52616
MOT: Exempt

  • Good provenance with some history
  • One family owner from new
  • 5,891 miles from new, believed genuine
  • V5C with original number en route

Imported by Vespa (Douglas) Ltd and first registered in Lincoln, this highly original example is believed but not warranted to have covered less than 6,000 miles from new. Further understood to have been in single family ownership prior to its acquisition by the vendor, the scooter was last MOT tested during 1977. Reputedly taken off the road the following year, the Vespa looks to be to correct specification throughout except for its seat cover. Pleasingly retaining the majority of its original Sky Blue paintwork, the scooter has reportedly been running recently. The fuel tank is clean inside and the engine compression is good. We understand that the brakes function and that the gears engage correctly. The lighting and switchgear were all working at the time of consignment. The DVLA have confirmed that the Vespa will be re-issued with its original numberplate – OVL 429L – and a new V5C Registration Document is expected shortly.

For more information, please contact:
Paul Diamond
info@vintagescooters.co.uk
07768 313001

 

Auction: National Motorcycle Museum | Solihull, West Midlands, 3rd Jul, 2024

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

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