Motorcycle News (UK)
Legendary BSA Gold Star is back
When the boss of reborn BSA revealed that their first new bike in 50 years would bear the Gold Star name there was a collective holding of breath. Would it be a retro, or a modern bike bearing a legend’s title? Would it be a big single? Would it live up to its famous ancestor? With the covers pulled off, it was clear that the new Goldie is firmly intended to tug at those nostalgic heartstrings with all its 652cc single cylinder might. Although the firm has hinted that their second bike may be electric...
The Gold Star will also be available in this Legacy Edition which comes finished in a special ‘Silver Sheen’ colour scheme. Other unique touches to this model include chrome-finished mudguards, mirrors, and levers – plus polished engine covers, a white beaded seat and more.