Harley Davidson

1938 Harley Davidson EL Knucklehead Pre-War Beauty! Gorgeous!

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  • Regular price $74,995.00


Stunning collector's piece or ride it! This 1938 EL 61 C.I. was restored several years ago. There was a total of 2,289 built in 1938. The VIN is 38EL2985. The engine has been rebuilt and runs strong with the correct Linkert M5 carb. It has the correct 4-speed transmission. It has been repainted with the original color of Venetian Blue with white and burnt orange hand painted pinstripes. Paint shines very nicely and in good shape. The skull dash is correct for 1938 with the green generator lens. It has matching belly numbers. The cylinders and heads are date coded to the engine and match. The speedometer is original and has been rebuilt. New Coker tires and tubes. The tanks and fenders are correct. It has been updated with a belt primary drive and a 12V conversion. You can display or ride this bike with no issues.