1981 motorcycle with 0 miles up for auction A man in the UK found the bike when clearing out his late father's shed. His father had banned him from riding the bike, which is now up for sale.

1981 motorcycle with 0 miles up for auction

1981 motorcycle with 0 miles up for auction

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A man in the UK found the bike when clearing out his late father's shed. His father had banned him from riding the bike, which is now up for sale.

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

A man in the U.K. faced a job when his father died. He had to clean out his father's shed. And he rediscovered the motorcycle - a 1981 Honda the son bought as a kid. The father banned the son from riding that bike. So it's a 40-year-old machine with zero miles on the odometer. The bike is now up for auction, with a starting price around $2,500 - wonder what I could get for my car with 97,000 miles?

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