1973 (same release date as Electra glide in blue, the movie) Shovelhead, one of the best example in the country. HDRCGB multi-award winning. Matching frame and engine numbers, Ground up restoration, (pics available) (most receipts) no expense spared. Where do I start? .Wisco lightweight pistons .10 oversize, Andrews F grind cam, S&S super B carb, hydraulic pushrods, polished ports, re-seated valves, James gaskets throughout, power coated frame, Timken roller bearings, stainless steel spokes, 5 spoke clutch, new wiring loom, crane hi-4 single fire ignition and crane coil, gold rear drive chain, under-sealed fenders, retro national cycle screen, original fibreglass panniers (plus leather panniers). 36 inch fishtails, kick start fitted, show plate, highway pegs, rack, Highway bars.
Paint ‘Rivera’ blue, specially mixed for period look; chrome mostly immaculate, polished alloy, engine cases, forks, headlight nacelle. If your looking for a piece of motorcycling history, the most evocative name in motorcycles ‘Electra- Glide’, then this is the bike for you. If your looking for a project, sorry most of the work has been done. (lots of spares, too many to mention). Must go to a good home, please not chopping.
Best shovelhead – Talgarth, 2004.
Best FLH Glide – Talgarth, 2004.
Best Big Twin - HD Vintage Rally, 2004
Best Big Twin – North East, 2004
Best Big Twin – Lake District, 2004
Long Distance – Lake District, 2004