Monday, 13 September 2021

Undercover Bantam

Little & Large

Interesting BSA Bantam based custom spotted at the weekend. I didn't manage to speak to the owner so I've no idea what sort of engine is shoe-horned into that venerable old frame.

External oil tank

It will probably have fans of old British bikes crying into their beer, but I like it. It has a definite charm about it.

A bell is a legal requirement


  1. The Ram Air head would suggest Suzuki, but I'm sure that's a Yamaha RX100 engine.

    1. I looked, but there were no markings whatsoever on the engine casings. I did wonder if it was some sort of Chinese/Korean engine from a pit-bike or the like.