1970 BSA Lightning


1970 BSA Lightning Pictures

A rider now had a place to hold, thanks to the grab rail.
A rider now had a place to hold, thanks to the grab rail.

The 1970 BSA Lightning gained an eight-inch, twin-leading-shoe front brake with a racing-style air scoop on the right side. Also new was the passenger grab rail that surrounded the rear section of the seat.

The BSA's simple gauges bespoke a simplier era. The BSA's simple gauges bespoke a simplier era.
The BSA's simple gauges bespoke a simplier era.
The BSA brand would last just three more years. The BSA brand would last just three more years.
The BSA brand would last just three more years.
This was the last of BSA's under-seat oil tanks. This was the last of BSA's under-seat oil tanks.
This was the last of BSA's under-seat oil tanks.

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