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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #60 on: September 15, 2018, 05:56:07 pm »
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #61 on: September 15, 2018, 05:56:33 pm »
It looks like an air-cooled motor.  That surprises me.
 

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #62 on: September 15, 2018, 08:51:27 pm »
It looks like an air-cooled motor.  That surprises me.

Oilhead I think.
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #63 on: September 15, 2018, 09:57:12 pm »
Shit it looks stunning!!!  :thumleft:
 

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #64 on: October 04, 2018, 04:36:17 am »
... and then the real thing hits the motor shows ... too much talk and not enough bike, nevertheless here it is...

https://youtu.be/xEx9CI6mSyk

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #65 on: October 04, 2018, 07:23:16 am »
This is one ugly bike.

How do they get an air-cooled engine past the nature laws? :eek7:
 

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #66 on: October 04, 2018, 07:51:46 am »
Basically a classically beautiful bike, uglified by 'modern' 'styling'. Like trying to beautify a Botticelli nude with tats and piercings.
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #67 on: October 04, 2018, 07:54:44 am »
I would guess they pass the enviro legislation with an air cooled motor by keeping the power output relatively modest.
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #68 on: October 04, 2018, 08:26:32 am »
Basically a classically beautiful bike, uglified by 'modern' 'styling'. Like trying to beautify a Botticelli nude with tats and piercings.

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #69 on: October 04, 2018, 09:31:31 am »
The main problem is that Cayenne was the Guzzi importers as far as I know.
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #70 on: October 04, 2018, 10:34:13 pm »
Basically a classically beautiful bike, uglified by 'modern' 'styling'. Like trying to beautify a Botticelli nude with tats and piercings.

Very well said.
 

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #71 on: October 05, 2018, 08:27:08 am »
The main problem is that Cayenne was the Guzzi importers as far as I know.
I saw a post that Cayenne's doors are shut . . . . eish!
 

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #72 on: October 05, 2018, 05:57:19 pm »
So.where can I buy one then ?
 

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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #73 on: October 05, 2018, 07:49:04 pm »
I like it .....but I doubt we will ever see one here  :peepwall:
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #74 on: October 05, 2018, 10:35:34 pm »
As ek die cylinder heads so beloer, lyk dit vir my na 'n GS wat 'n boobjob gehad het.  :patch: suspect
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #75 on: October 06, 2018, 04:18:18 am »
This is one ugly bike.

How do they get an air-cooled engine past the nature laws? :eek7:

Properly ugly........tank fashioned  to aesthetically counterbalance the perky upward dynamic of the cylinder heads.......Suzuki ags big nasty aunt !!!!!
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Re: Moto Guzzi V85
« Reply #76 on: October 06, 2018, 02:01:56 pm »
As ek die cylinder heads so beloer, lyk dit vir my na 'n GS wat 'n boobjob gehad het.  :patch: suspect

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