Tag: Moto Guzzi

  • Moto Guzzi Le Mans cafe racer

    Moto Guzzi Le Mans cafe racer

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,

    This is one of the coolest cafe racers we’ve ever seen, period. It’s a 1984 Le Mans III that was extensively rebuilt in 2005 with new cams and upgraded Dell’Orto carbs. The headlight is from a 1938 BMW R71, the valve covers are from a… Read more »

  • Starline model motorcycles

    Starline model motorcycles

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,,

    Decent models of classic motorcycles seem to be harder to find these days. So it was refreshing to stumble across Starline Models, a German company based in Nürnberg that produces a tempting range of vintage Moto Guzzi miniatures, plus an MV Agusta 750 S and… Read more »

  • Racing Moto Guzzi

    Racing Moto Guzzi

  • Chris Hunter Racing Motorcycles ,

    This stunning café racer is something of a puzzle. It’s just appeared on the Anima Guzzista website, with a wonderful set of photographs by a gentleman called Alberto Sala. We’re told that the bike is called Brigida, took a year to build, and is part… Read more »

  • 1974 Moto Guzzi 850T café racer

    1974 Moto Guzzi 850T café racer

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    Lars Lindqvist calls his lovely modified 850T a “V9,4 Sport”: It’s running a Le Mans 1 engine with 940 barrels. The tank and rear fender are from a V7 Sport, while the seat is from a 750S. The engine breathes through 36mm Dellortos and Lafranconi… Read more »

  • Firestarter Garage Moto Guzzi

    Firestarter Garage Moto Guzzi

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,

    Since 1998, Firestarter Garage has been turning out fine custom motorcycles from its workshop on Italy’s eastern Adriatic Coast. ‘Ottanta’, this delicious Guzzi 1000 SP cafe racer, caught our eye—but Firestarter boss Filippo Barbacane has just sold it for $13,000. The lucky new owner gets… Read more »

  • Moto Guzzi 850 Le Mans

    Moto Guzzi 850 Le Mans

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,

    A few days ago, I walked out of a cafe in Titirangi, New Zealand, just in time to see an immaculate red Le Mans pull up. As the rider killed the V-twin engine, heads turned and coffee cups paused in mid-air. Very few bikes have… Read more »

  • Moto Guzzi V7 Café Classic

    Moto Guzzi V7 Café Classic

  • Chris Hunter Production Motorcycles ,

    The retro lines of the V7 have been improved even further on the Café Classic model, shown here in an authentic matt avocado green. Changes from the standard V7 include upswept exhausts and sportier suspension geometry with 40mm Marzocchi forks. A classic ‘bullet’ seat and… Read more »