1938 Ariel 350cc


1938 Ariel 350cc Gallery

1938 Ariel 350cc Description & Specification

1938 Ariel 350cc NG £9995

Comet Classics are pleased to offer this immaculate machine to the market as these pre war machines are some of the most exciting bikes of that era ever to have been offered to public at the time and still bears the same influence today.

the bike has been completely restored to a very high standard and has been in the same ownership for the last twenty years viewing is highly recommend viewing.

  • Engine: The NG 350cc was equipped with a 350cc (cubic centimeters) single-cylinder, four-stroke engine. This engine was known for its reliability and good performance for its time.
  • Frame: The frame of the Ariel NG was typically constructed from steel tubing, which was sturdy and durable, suitable for both on-road and off-road riding.
  • Suspension: The 1938 Ariel NG featured telescopic front forks and a rigid rear suspension. These components provided a reasonable level of comfort and handling for the era.
  • Brakes: Braking was typically handled by drum brakes, both front and rear. While drum brakes are not as effective as modern disc brakes, they were standard on motorcycles of this era.
  • Transmission: The NG 350cc came with a manual gearbox, likely a 4-speed transmission. Riders had to manually shift gears using a foot lever.
  • Performance: The performance of the Ariel NG 350cc would have been quite respectable for its time, with a top speed likely in the range of 70-80 miles per hour (112-129 kilometers per hour).
  • Design: The Ariel NG 350cc had a classic, British motorcycle design with a streamlined fuel tank, exposed engine, and a single saddle seat. These motorcycles were often finished in traditional British colors.
  • History: Ariel Motors was a well-respected British motorcycle manufacturer with a history dating back to the early 1900s. The NG 350cc was part of Ariel’s range of motorcycles produced in the late 1930s. Ariel motorcycles were known for their quality and were used for various purposes, including civilian transportation and military applications.
  • Legacy: Ariel motorcycles, including the 1938 NG 350cc, have a dedicated following among vintage motorcycle enthusiasts and collectors. They are appreciated for their classic design and historical significance.

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