Bike Of The Day: Moto Guzzi V7 III Racer
One other iconic Italian model with their very own Cafe impressed mannequin. The Moto Guzzi V7 title first appeared in 1967. Clearly, since then loads has modified. The present V7 vary was launched in 2007 with right now’s iteration being its third incarnation. The vary at present consists of 8 variations of the V7 III together with the cafe racer impressed ‘V7 III Racer’.
What makes the V7 III Racer stand out from its seven siblings? Properly for starters it’s a restricted version with solely 1000 items. As for efficiency, the Racer runs increased spec Ohlins shocks, however that’s the place the variations finish. The bikes 744cc 90-degree v-twin is an identical to that present in the complete vary and produces a modest 52bhp. Sadly, the Racer is somewhat on the heavy aspect so a standard gripe has been that it’s a contact underpowered.
On the finish of the day, the Racer is extra of a styling train than anything, however boy does it look good. A daring crimson body, cafe styled rear finish and exquisite matte silver paintwork go collectively to create among the finest wanting bikes within the Guzzi vary. The Racer is priced accordingly on account of its restricted numbers and uprated suspension at $1500 greater than the bottom V7 III.
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