.Another in a series of old bikes being flogged on Palomar. Bike is a 1942 Harley XA oposed twin, BMW knockoff. Only a 1000 produced with an estimated 60 to 200 left, almost all in museums or collections gathering dust. Some advanced features: hand clutch, foot shifter. > 1st production Harley wouldn't have that till 1952. Rear plunger suspension. > 1st production Harley wouldn't have a rear suspension / swingarm till 1958. 1st sealed beam headlight on a bike. One of the earliest bikes, ( and only Harley ) other than some of the 4 cylinders to have a wet sump oil system instead of an oil tank. .