1954 VINCENT RAPIDE SERIES C
ENGINE SIZE: 1000cc
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One of the very last C models to leave the factory. This is a very rare 1954 model, registered 03/11/1954. This bike has matching upper, and rear frame numbers that tally with the factory records. Delivered to dealer Williams of Chelten in that year. Over the years the original engine was damaged, and replaced with a 500cc unit from a Comet Finding its was to Yorkshire on the 27th July 2011 to become the proud possession of its new owner who set about returning it to its former glory obtaining a Rapide engine unit F10AB/5/120?? after extensive refurbishment work the bike is now a gem. Fitted with a Grosset electric starter motor, Alton alternator, Hill tread down centre stand. The bike is very usable in modern traffic. Truly a Blue Chip investment in today's world.