Classic Laverda Motorcycles

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Jota’s Bigger Brother: 1978-82 Laverda 1200 Jota America/Mirage

Laverda 1200 Years produced:1978-1982 Power: 73hp @ 7,500rpm Top speed: 133mph (period test) Engine: 1,116cc (80mm x 74mm) air-cooled, DOHC inline triple Transmission: Triplex chain primary, 5-speed, chain final drive Weight (wet)/MPG: 545lb (248kg)/38mpg (avg.) Price then/now: $1,995 (1977)/$3,000-$8,000 Many bike makers produced standout models that became synonymous ...

The Motorcycle Classics Staff | Nov 12, 2019

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