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Amid: Moto Guzzi on show

2013-07-29 12:09

STYLISH ITALIANS ON SHOW: Moto Guzzi will have a selection of its latest models on show in Gauteng. Image: Moto Guzzi

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2012 Moto Guzzi/Aprilia at AMiD show

Moto Guzzi is an iconic Italian bike maker with a glorious history and was reintroduced to South Africa in 2012 and has experienced a resurgence in popularity. In August, the Italian brandwill display its models at the 2013 Amid Motorcycle and Quad Lifestyle show.

According to Moto Guzzi: "The California 1400 Custom is an exciting new model that is a derivative of the capable California 1400 Touring that made a huge impression on the judges at the 2013 Pirelli Bike of the Year competition."

GRISO, NORGE AND STELVIO

The panniers and screen of the Touring model have been replaced by a more minimalist approach that, according to Moto Guzzi, “highlights the clean lines and cruising potential of this gutsy V-twin-powered bike”.

Both versions of the California will be on the stand at the 2013 Amid  Motorcycle Expo. Moto Guzzi also has a 1200 V-twin used in three models – The Griso, Norge and Stelvio.

Moto Guzzi said: “The Griso is a unique naked bike that combines style with performance. The Norge is a capable tourer and the Stelvio is Moto Guzzi’s interpretation of a touring adventure bike.”

“If you’re looking for a bike with a smaller engine but even more presence and style, you should check out the three versions of the V7 – a 750cc naked bike that never fails to attract crowds.”

All three models will be on display at the 2013 Amid Motorcycle and Quad Lifestyle show..

AMID MOTORCYCLE AND QUAD LIFESTYLE SHOW
Where: Johannesburg Expo Centre, Rand Show Road, Nasrec, Gauteng.
Dates: Thursday Aug 8 - Sunday Aug 11
Times: Thur-Sat 9am-6pm, gates close 5pm. Sunday 9am-4pm, gates close 3pm
Tickets: At the gate or through Computicket.
 
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