1989 Motorcycles Honda

CR500

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1989
  • Motorcycle type 
    Street
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Colour  
    Other
  • Brand colour 
    Black
  • Location

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 27, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalogue available for £50. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance, Battersea Park
London, United Kingdom SW11 4NJ
AUCTION:
October 27, 2010
PREVIEW:
October 26, 2010
October 27, 2010
To be offered at auction WITHOUT RESERVE ,Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Chassis No.
HMKPL02-200502
Estimate:
£20,000-£30,000
Modified 491 cc, liquid-cooled, two-stroke reed-valve single-cylinder engine, five-speed manual transmission, swing-arm mono-shock rear suspension, and front and rear hydraulic disc brakes.
Eddie Kidd used this Honda CR500 on his monumental 1993 jump across the Great Wall of China, and it was the very bike he used for his famed “no hands” jump over 10 buses in China! With a fully chromed frame, a multitude of highly polished parts and hea