1932 BSA Trike news, pictures, and information
BSA introduced innovations such as reverse gear, electric start, full weather protection, and front-wheel drive with the transmission in front of the engine.
The car is built with a twin rail frame over which a wood body was mounted and then covered with leather.
It has a gravity-fed carburetor feeding an air-cooled V-twin engine (1021cc and 9 horsepower). They kept the car under 800 pounds, allowing it to be taxed as a motorcycle rather than an automobile at that time.
|Auctions America By RM's Spring Carlisle Auction Kicks off 2012 Northeastern U.S. Collector Car Season|
|Auctions America by RM will return to the Carlisle Expo Center in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, on April 26-27, 2012, to kick off the collector car season for the Northeastern U.S. with its Spring Carlisle auction. Featuring nearly 300 American hot rods, muscle cars, classics and memorabilia during its two-day sale, the Spring Carlisle auction is held in conjunction with the Spring Carlisle Collector Car Swap Meet & Corral (April 25-29), hosted each year by Carlisle Events. The auction is one of se...[Read more...]|