Last of the Royal Enfield 500cc Twins, this very rare Meteor Minor formed part of a small number of models that became the cornerstone of Royal Enfield production. Powered by a 496cc overhead valve vertical twin, driven through an Albion 4 speed gearbox. Top speed of around 100mph. Tax Exempt. This example was first registered to its supplying dealer Charles Core & Sons in Coventry. Remained in that area until the 70s. Previous owner used the bike infrequently covering only 59 miles in 18 years. At present the odometer reads 19,524 miles. All original and in very good condition. Starts easily and runs well. History file includes original workshop manual, two 1995 MOT certificates (showing 19,465 miles). Also included are the logbook, V5 and V5C registration certificate.
Condition: 1 Estimated sale price: £2,800 – £3,200