Tag Archives: Moto Guzzi Classic Bikes

Moto Guzzi Dingo 50 MM

MM stands for MonoMarcia (automatic). The engine was a variation on the 3-speed handchange ones that stayed also in use for the 3V.

 

Moto Guzzi Mopeds

The Magnum was made from 1976 to 1979 and was a product of the De Tomaso group of which Moto Guzzi was part of at that time.
This bike was also sold under the name of Benelli.

 

Moto Guzzi V8 at the Thundersprint

Few people would dispute that the most exotic racing motorcycle ever built is the iconic, eight cylinder Moto Guzzi. Now, the only race worthy example of this fantastic machine will star at Thundersprint 2012 which will be held in Northwich…

 

Moto Guzzi Spada Royale

The Moto Guzzi Spada Royale was a limited edition Spada, produced for the United Kingdom market only, by the importers, Coburn & Hughes. It was a modified Spada 11, which in its turn was an improved Spada 1. As such…

 

Moto Guzzi V1000 Automatic Road Test

New experiences in motorcycling are rare. Extensions of existing qualities are common enough, such as those provided by last month’s impressions of the Editor on the Benelli “Six”; an undeniably fabulous bike, but entirely conventional in every respect and unlikely…

 

Moto Guzzi Historic Models

1921 Moto Guzzi Normale The first mass produced Moto Guzzi model, with 2065 bikes coming off the production lines from 1921 to 1924. The Moto Guzzi Normale introduced a cutting-edge technical configuration with its horizontal monocylinder 500cc engine and double-cradle…

 

Moto Guzzi 1921-2011: 90 Years of the Eagle

On 15 March 1921, the company “Società Anonima Moto Guzzi” was constituted in the offices of the notary Paolo Cassanello in Corso Aurelio Saffi, Genoa, for “the fabrication and sale of motorcycles, and all other activities pertinent or correlated to…

 

Moto Guzzi V50 Monza Road Test

Moto Guzzi, having carved out a niche in the big vee market, isn’t best known for small capacity machines, but they do know their stuff when it comes to scaling their designs down. It may be small, but the V50…