1942 Motorcycles Harley Davidson

WLA Motorcycle & Dustings Sidecar

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1942
  • Motorcycle type 
    Street
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Colour  
    Other
  • Brand colour 
    Maroon & Cream
  • Location

Description

The inaugural auction takes place in Sydney on December 5th, 2009.
Doors open 5.30pm
Auction Commences 6.30pm
Please note:
Telephone and Absentee Bidder registration closes
12pm Saturday 5th December.
For further enquiries please contact:
Robert Glover on robert@ctsauctions.com
Damien Duigan on damien@ctsauctions.com
ALL ESTIMATES ARE IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS
1942 Harley-Davidson WLA Motorcycle & Dustings Sidecar
Maroon & Cream
3 speed manual
45.3-cid V-twin
Engine No. 42WLA45430/7/60
Estimate $35,000 - $40,000
Harley-Davidson’s legendary flathead first hit the highways of America in 1929 and remained the mainstay of the Milwaukee Company’s range until 1974. The simple design, reliability and inherent strength made the W-Series the natural choice for police forces across the country, while the WLA was specifically tailored to suit the needs of the United States Army. Changes included a plate to protect the sump, pannier racks front and rear, an oil bath cleaner developed for North Africa,