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Café Veloce: 1978-1988 Moto Guzzi SP1000

Years produced: 1978-1988 Horsepower:  62hp @ 6,500rpm (rear wheel) Top speed: 112mph (period test) Engine: 948cc, (88mm x 78mm) air-cooled, OHV L-twin Transmission: 5-speed gearbox, single-plate engine-speed clutch, shaft final drive Weight: 554lb curb (wet) Price ...

From Eritrea to Tennessee: 1934 and 1939 Moto Guzzi GTS 500

Sometimes the stories behind vintage motorcycles are as interesting and compelling as the bikes themselves. This is one of those times. The persistence and talents of one man have resurrected not one, but two discarded, forlorn prewar Moto Guzzis found in a distant corner of the world. This ...


Al Zinn’s 1973 Moto Guzzi Eldorado

Guzzis! I just picked up the new issue and loved the pic of you and the V7. You suggested pictures, so here is mine, a 1973 Moto Guzzi Eldorado. It is, by far, the best vintage machine I have ever owned! Al Zinn/Painesville, Ohio


Patrick Buss’ Moto Guzzi Eldorado

Hey, loved your pic in the new issue. I own four loop-frame Guzzis and have had more Honda 350 and 400/4s than I can count. This pic was taken yesterday, after a nice Sunday rip around Portland, Oregon. Cheers!

Lloyd Gloekler’s 1968 Moto Guzzi V7

Great article on Paul Harrison's 1967 Moto Guzzi V7 (November/December 2017). The V7 has truly defined Moto Guzzi in the half century following the V7's introduction, and a tip of the hat to Paul for rescuing his from the trash bin of history within the crazy time frame he set for himself. The ...

1956 Moto Guzzi Cardellino 73 Lusso

1956 Moto Guzzi Cardellino 73 LussoCountry: ItalyEngine: Air-cooled single cylinder 2-strokeIgnition: MagnetoPower rating: 2.6bhp @ 5,200rpmDisplacement: 73ccValves: Rotary inlet valve in crankshaftFuel system: Dell’Orto 15mm carburetorTransmission: 3-speedSuspension: Front telescopic forks, ...

Moto Guzzi USA announces 2015 V7 Stone

August 28, 2014 — Mandello del Lario’s best seller returns for model year 2015 offering more options than ever. The Moto Guzzi V7 Stone, known for its retro style and timeless character, gets special attention reinforcing its modern vintage ‘70s aesthetic. In 2015, the V7 Stone receives a ...

Cut That Out!

A couple years ago, I rolled a 1970 Honda CB750 into my shop for a makeover through a typical grueling Wisconsin winter. Imagine how surprised I was when, in the following months, articles about CB750s started showing up in your magazine. A year ago last October I wheeled in a 1981 Yamaha XS850 ...

Moto Guzzis shine at 8th Annual Bonneville Vintage GP

Eric Lind took top honors for his 1978 Moto Guzzi Le Mans Vintage Moto Guzzis and other celebrated Italian marques took center stage at the Motorcycle Classics Vintage Bike Show held during the 8th Annual Bonneville Vintage GP at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, over the Labor Day ...

1978 Moto Guzzi 850 Le Mans

1978 Moto Guzzi 850 Le MansCountry: ItalyEngine: Air-cooled, transverse 90º V-twin, four strokeIgnition: Battery and coilBore x Stroke: 83 x 78mmDisplacement: 844ccValves: Overhead, pushrod activatedFuel system: Twin Dell'Orto 36mm carburetorsTransmission: Five speed, shaft final ...

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