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Lot 377: NSU 242cc 251

Motorcycle and Motorcars, Bonhams & Butterfields (14 November 2009)

NSU's mid-range model was its most popular. Produced from 1933 to 1952, the OHV single produced enough gusto to drive this thumper up to 100km/h.

Presented in German military livery, some creative license has been taken in the tank graphics. Offered on

Lot Details
Auction Motorcycle and Motorcars
Bonhams & Butterfields, Los Angeles
TypeMotorcycle
Lot Number377
Estimate$3000-$4000
Outcome SOLD
Hammer Price$1700
Hammer Price (inc premium)$1989
Year1938
Condition rating0
Registration number
Mileage-
Chassis number
Engine number316144
Engine capacity (cc)
Engine - cylinders
Number of doors