1914 Excelsior Twin Cylinder Two Speed Motorcycle Model TS vintage motorcycle
Excelsior Motorcycle twin cylinder
Restoration nearing completion and ready for final assembly, road test, and paint.
This 1914 Excelsior motorcycle is a mix of barn fresh, eclectic collected, and new manufacture. The majority of the parts were purchased from the Leibee estate a few years back. Mr. Leibee had been collecting parts for this machine and others through out the country for 20 years prior to his untimely demise. The current parts collection is best described as an original paint rebuild that is 99% complete. It is time to move on to final and complete assembly. The engine is a fresh rebuild (1980?) ready to be fueled and sorted out with the carb and drive train. This machine is ready for final restoration paint and assembly and then on to the show circuit and the riding circuit to go for a cruise.
Current owner is ready to move this fine machine on to a new owner for final completion.
Some of the sheetmetal is original barn fresh including the original paint front and rear fender, gas tank, and frame. Original decal on gas tanks is original patina and sharp.The primary cover is also original paint. Other parts are new unpainted.
Excellent / minimal dings or dents.
Engine is a fresh build by a reputable builder back in the late 80's early 90's. Built to ride. Complete with carb and magneto. Final build and assembly is needed.
Wheels & Tires
Wheels are laced and ready to go. Front hub is Eclipse and has been replated and placed on a PJA Pnuematic 28 x 3 white tire Rear hub is a Nu Departure dual brake that has been replated in nickle, relaced with stainless and in a painted rim and supplied with a matching tire to the front.
Bill of sale available. California Title available for a fee.
NADA RATED AS A 2
Reproduction rear rack; NOS taillight and a clamp on acetylene generator Items as shown in the pictures including the lamp, license plate, luggage rack.