• Mon - Fri 8.30 - 17.30 Sat - 8.30 - 13.00
  • Units 12-14, Cortry Close, Poole, BH124BQ
  • 01202 746141


£8 495
Availability In Stock
Category Retro
Mileage 499
Year 1981


Finance Available!

For sale we are proud to present this absolute appreciating classic Yamaha XT500.

Just taken in from a motorcycle collector . In standard form and for a 31 year old bike , in very good condition.

For those who remember these , will know just how awesome and valuable they are.

A sound , safe investment for sure.

The bike has been stood for a while and will be sold as a collectors piece without warranty .

Yamaha XT500 Specifications

Engine – 4-stroke single-cylinder air-cooled SOHC
Capacity – 499cc
Bore/stroke – 87 x 84mm
Power – 32bhp @ 6500rpm
Torque – 29ft-lb @ 5400rpm
Carburetion – 32mm Mikuni
Transmission – 5-speed wet-clutch chain-final-drive
Frame – Steel single down tube
Suspension – 36mm telescopic forks, hydraulic/pressurised nitrogen rear shocks
Brakes – 160mm single leading shoe, 150mm single leading shoe
Wheels – 3.25 x 21 4.00 x 18
Weight – 149kgs
Top speed – 84mph
Wheelbase – 1415mm
Fuel capacity – 8.8ltrs

Bike Like This Do Not Hang Around Long So Call Us Today To Enquire About This Bike!

All our bikes have a 31 point mechanical & safety check completed prior to sale.

Part exchanges welcome, Nationwide delivery available.


Motorbike Transporter

The guys at The Motorbike Transporter have a passion for motorcycling that’s kept them involved in motorcycling for some 30 years. As bike lovers and from their own personal experiences of buying and owning many motorcycles, they know that when deciding who to transport your pride and joy it’s a decision that’s not taken lightly.

Keen motorcycle track day riders who have visited and enjoyed all of the UK circuits over the seasons (rain or shine!) and over several years have tried many methods and equipment in securing two wheeled machines – they are 100% confident that the safest way has been found with no risk of cosmetical or structural damage!

Every one of the Motorbike Transporter customers can be reassured that every bike they transport will be treated with complete care. Irrespective of age, value or condition the bike will be collected, loaded, transported and delivered with complete care as they would with their own.

They are fully insured with Aviva both for Motorbike Transporting and for public liability and the vehicles are regularly serviced and highly maintained – giving you complete peace of mind.

Pricing can be tailored to the location of the recipient – Delivery within the mainland UK usually within 7 working days

Average delivery charge – £160 Including VAT

Please call our friendly sales team for more information on – 01202 746141

All used motorcycles purchased from Moore Speed Racing come with 3 months warranty as standard, unless stated otherwise. We do not include a 3rd party warranty policy unlike many motorcycle dealers mainly due to their claims policy which have a maximum claim amount, an excess, a long authorization lead time and strict and coverage. All warranty claims run through us and repairs will also be carried out by ourselves.

We thoroughly check all motorcycles before sale and before they leave us, so we can ensure that the customer has the best experience possible from the get go!

For more information, please call 01202 746141.

*Collection/delivery of the motorcycle is not covered in the warranty.

Contact Us


Bike in question*




01202 746141

8.30AM – 5.30PM Mon-Fri

8.30AM – 1.00PM Sat


Moore Speed Racing

Unit 12 Cortry Close

Poole, Dorset

BH12 4BQ

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