Early BX 14 on eBay

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Early BX 14 on eBay

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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by rutter123 » Sun Aug 05, 2018 1:25 pm

And only showing 49,000 miles.
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by panky » Sun Aug 05, 2018 3:25 pm

I'd love this as part of my BX collection - that's if I had a BX collection of course :roll:
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by panky » Sun Aug 05, 2018 4:49 pm

Found this picture of it taken in 2008. It's suffered a bit since then

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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Aug 06, 2018 2:24 pm

Yes its been sat on a field for many years which didn't help....

Its been vandalised but isn't beyond help and is a very rare and early car!
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by rutter123 » Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:19 pm

Poss contender as my Mongol Rally 2020 car? Tho above the 1.2 litre allowance.
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by panky » Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:32 pm

Be a shame to leave it over there though
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by rutter123 » Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:58 pm

No I'll be having it shipped back.
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by panky » Mon Aug 06, 2018 10:30 pm

In that case a perfect choice 8)
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by rutter123 » Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:39 pm

12,000 miles in 5 weeks in a 34yr old bx with a suitcase 150c engine, would certainly add some more uncertaincy.
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Re: Early BX 14 on eBay

Post by jamescarruthers » Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:15 pm

I did Cambridge to Newcastle and back in a day in my little suitcase engined BX14 a few years ago-- I think that's just shy of 600 miles. It wasn't bad actually; I think the magnificent suspension was what made it so nice! That's an easy drive up the A1 rather across many countries though. ‎
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