Bonhams

The Motorcycle Detective

Considering his obsession with motorcycles since the age of four, Ben Walker has arguably landed the perfect job. His daily routine combines the roles…

Barn-Find Vincent Leading Bonhams Sale

Bonhams motorcycle department saw success across the board at their Spring Stafford Sale today (23 April 2017), with a 90% sell through rate and an outstanding total of £2,132,257 achieved. Leading the sale was the 1949 Vincent HRD 988cc White Shadow Series-C Project, which realised a staggering £163,900 against a pre-sale estimate of £50,000-60,000.

Crated & Unused: MV Augusta F4 For Sale

It was every motorcycle enthusiast’s fervent hope that, having bought the rights to arguably the most famous and charismatic name in motorcycle racing history, Cagiva would not let the MV Agusta marque remain dormant for long.

Barn Find For Sale: 1949 Vincent-HRD White Shadow

Well into the 1960s and even today, when it is wrapped in a mystique carefully cultivated by thousands of fanatically enthusiastic owners, the big Vincent retained that commanding air about it when you met one on the road, and many a rider of avowedly super-sporting machinery would be humiliated by having some much older Black Shadow come past at the canter…’ – L J K Setright.