Tag: MV Agusta

  • MV Agusta 600: the ‘Black Pig’

    MV Agusta 600: the ‘Black Pig’

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,

    Throughout the MV Agusta community, the 600 is affectionately known as ‘The Black Pig’. It’s one of the ugliest bikes ever made, but perhaps so ugly that it transcends style and fashion. Only 127 were built, between 1967 and the early 1970s, and this one… Read more »

  • MV Agusta 750S

    MV Agusta 750S

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,,

    There are maybe ten bikes in my dream garage, and the MV Agusta 750S is one of them. Like the Ducati 750SS we featured two weeks ago, this one is owned by English motorcycle enthusiast Peter Bullard. It’s one of the very early models, built… Read more »

  • MV Agusta Grand Prix Replica

    MV Agusta Grand Prix Replica

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,,

    Specials don’t come any more special than this lovely MV Agusta. And it has an immaculate pedigree, too—it was built by Primo Felotti, the stylist and bodywork fabricator employed by MV Agusta from the 1950s onwards. The bike is based on a 1977 Ipotesi, a… Read more »

  • MV Agusta 750 Sport

    MV Agusta 750 Sport

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,,

    MV Agusta is firmly ensconced in the motorcycling psyche as a maker of superbikes. But it wasn’t always so. The first road-legal, big-capacity motorcycle from Meccanica Verghera Agusta was this stunning 750 Sport. It was loaded with the top-notch componentry of the day, including Borrani… Read more »

  • MV Agusta F3

    MV Agusta F3

  • Chris Hunter Production Motorcycles ,

    Is this the most beautiful production motorcycle you can buy today? At the EICMA exhibition in Milan, the MV Agusta F3 has just won the poll to find ‘The Most Beautiful Bike of the Show’. More than 12,000 votes were cast, and the F3 captured… Read more »

  • MV Agusta 250S

    MV Agusta 250S

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,,

    Tucked away under the arches of the Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Australia, is the Classic Throttle Shop. This amazing vintage car emporium is also home to CTS Auctions, and on Saturday 5 December a very rare motorcycle will be going under the hammer. It’s a… Read more »

  • Fine Art Models

    Fine Art Models

  • Chris Hunter Artists ,,

    This is not a real MV Agusta 750S: it’s an all-metal, 1:5 scale model. The brakes, suspension, and carburetor linkage are working recreations of the real thing. It’s from a small outfit called Fine Art Models—based in Royal Oak, Michigan—which sells its pieces to collectors… Read more »

  • 1977 MV Agusta Magni 860

    1977 MV Agusta Magni 860

  • Chris Hunter Racing Motorcycles ,,

    This purposeful-looking beast is a one-off built by the mercurial Arturo Magni. It’s an MV Agusta 750 bored out to 860cc and equipped with chain drive, a new engine cradle, and that simply beautiful exhaust system. Its pedigree is impeccable: Magni was Count Domenico Agusta’s… Read more »

  • Aurum MV Agusta F4

    Aurum MV Agusta F4

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,

    The MV Agusta F4 is a pretty good motorcycle: some reckon it’s the most beautiful bike ever made. But human nature being what it is, someone will try to improve it. The guilty party here is an Italian company called Aurum, which has covered a… Read more »

  • MV Agusta Bestiale

    MV Agusta Bestiale

  • Chris Hunter Concept Motorcycles ,,

    Just over a year ago, rumors swirled that MV Agusta were going to build the Bestiale, an aggressive-looking bike based on the Brutale. The styling of the prototype (above) showed promise, helped by LED lighting that gave the designer more flexibility. Alas, the bike is… Read more »