Vintage 3 Speed English Bicycles

1960 Ben Bowden Spacelander

bowden_spacelander_(1) bowden_spacelander_(8) bowden_spacelander_(3) bowden_spacelander_(4) bowden_spacelander_(5)A 1960 Ben Bowden Spacelander, currently offered on Ebay @ $42,000.000.

BOWDEN Bowden Spacelander 1This white example (below) sold for $12,000.00 recently.the original price of $89.50 was considered too high at the time. It is believed that only about five hundred examples were ever sold, making it one of the rarest and most sought-after industrial designs of the mid-twentieth century.

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One response

  1. i like this bike. if they made these now I would buy 1, maybe 2 . ok probably just 1, but then again…..2 is better than 1
    I would buy 3
    awesome design,

    December 15, 2016 at 9:34 am

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