1971 Honda Z50A Monkey Bike

    • Year 1971
    • Chassis Number Z50A-292326
    • Engine Number Z50AE-277845
    • Registration VOD 538J
    • Price £5,995

    The Honda Z-series prototype was introduced in 1961, originally built for children, it became something of a cult bike for adults. Officially called the Honda ‘Mini Trail’  they become known later as Monkey Bikes. Powered by a 49cc four stroke engine this version has a 3 speed gearbox with centrifugal clutch.

    An early Z50A K2 model built in 1971 this bike was restored by the previous and was part of his collection until recently. Now road registered with a UK V5C, it has had a recent service, with a new coil and plugs and is in good running order.