A Sunbeam S7

Produced from December 1946 until April 1949, approximately 2100 manufactured.

Distinctive features:

  • Available in black only

  • Plunger style front fork suspension

  • Stubby 'Lucas MC45' dynamo

  • Inverted handlebar control levelers and 'clean' handlebars (no wires)

  • Cantilever seat suspension

  • Small circular rear light (this changed during production, from a rear light only to a rear light with brake light combined)

  • Blue tank badge with 'Sunbeam' in white

  • Cigar shaped exhaust

  • Fat aluminum carburettor cover or round bell type

  • Horn mounted on the front part of the frame above the dynamo

  • Fat tyres

  • No side stand

  • Balloon tyres

  • Rippled petrol cap

  • Tax disk holder in the front suspension fork shroud

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