Devitt MCN Festival of Motorcycling Sale 2023 14th May 2023

44 The Devitt MCN Festival of Motorcycling Sale 2023 Lot 373 1974 Suzuki GT500 Barry Sheene Homage 493cc • First registered 03/05/1974 • Engine rebuild undertaken in the mid 2000s • A good selection of bills reflecting a rebuild/restoration in 2008 • Smart paintwork honouring Barry Sheene’s Texaco Heron colours • fully road-legal and UK-registered Classic two-stroke twin, Café Racer honouring one of the UK’s most successful racers. Registration: RPW 32M Frame No: 102327 Engine No: 71341 Estimate: £7,000 - £9,000 Consignor: Nigel Gough Tel No: 07879 637616 Lot 374 1982 Yamaha XS650 ‘Ronin Special’ 750cc • Inspired by Japanese culture and the custom chopper bike scene, this bike is appropriately named ‘Ronin’ which relates to a lone Samurai warrior • Nearly every component has been customised or modified in some way to create a truly one-of-a-kind bike • The engine is believed to be from 1980. Exact mileage is unknown but it has been fully rebuilt • Has had very little use since being built • Used as a display piece by its current owner so may require some light recommissioning • Build break down as follows: 750cc big-bore kit by Smedspeed Standard XS650 head Mikuni TM34 Flatside carbs with custom manifold by Smedspeed Velocity stack air intakes by Steel Dragon Performance Custom electronic ignition by Heiden Tuning A very well-built and dramatically-presented custom bike featured in numerous magazines. Registration: ORL 236X Frame No: 58539 Engine No: NOT SEEN Estimate: Offered Without Reserve Consignor: Rowan Huntley Tel No: 07833 688804 More Details Lot 373 Bid On Lot 373 More Details Lot 374 Bid On Lot 374