The top selling model of Bonhams annual sale of collectors’ motorcycles, a 1966 Norton 350cc Manx prepared by legendary tuner Francis Beart and raced by Joe Dunphy and Keith Heckles, fetched a whopping $100,481 last Sunday. The auction price more than doubled the top selling estimate and set a new world record for a Manx sold at auction. Eighty […]
Buy Steve McQueen’s 1938 Harley!
Want to instantaneously increase your moto-cred to superstar level? Are you (or one of your people) available to be in Anaheim, CA at 3:05 PM on November 23rd? Do you have the financial resources to write a check in the upper six figures? Well, than we have an opportunity for you.
Steve McQueen’s 1938 Harley-Davidson WLD Solo Sport can be yours — for a price. What you get is the bike still wearing its factory paint and the odometer at 21,000 miles. You also receive a full dossier of ownership documentation, including: the original bill of sale from estate sale in 1984 (where it sold as lot 535 in the estate sale held at Las Vegas’ Imperial Palace Hotel), odometer statement from estate sale, original auction catalog from estate sale and 1984 Certificate of Authenticity. If that’s not cool enough, how about McQueen’s personal tools which were discovered wrapped in a piece of denim tucked inside the frame mounted tool box? Come on, you know you want it.
Learn more at the auction website.