Moto Guzzi: The Complete Story.


Moto Guzzi, The complete story.
By Greg Pullen.

With the launch of the new California 1400 in 2013, and appointment of actor Ewan McGregor as brand ambassador, Moto Guzzi’s owners Piaggio are proving their faith in the future and importance of Moto Guzzi. “Moto Guzzi – The Complete Story” charts the development of the stylish Guzzi bikes and the highs (and lows) of one of the oldest motorcycles marques still in existence. Topics covered include:
The origins of the Moto Guzzi factory at Madello del Lario – the oldest motorcycle factory in the world.
The success at the Isle of man TT and races worldwide.
The development of the V-twin engine; the De Tomaso years and the introduction of the iconic Le Mans model.

This book proudly features front cover image of local Sydney enthsiast, Brett R’s V7 Sport.

Greg Pullen began a lifelong love affair with motorcycles in the sports moped and Barry Sheene era, during the long, hot summers of the 1970s. The Italian motorcycle obsession soon followed when a near neighbour bought a Laverda SFC750, soon replaced by a Moto Guzzi 850T3 for continental touring. Trained as a chartered surveyor specialising in old buildings, these days Greg spends his time in rural Wiltshire riding and writing for magazines that have included “Classic Bike and Classic Bike Guide”, alongside his own publication “Benzina”.

250 colour photographs

ISBN: 9781847975768
Format: Hardcover
Publication date: 01/02/2014
RRP: $80.00
Pages: 176
Dimension: 260mm X 215mm

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Weight 0.9 kg

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