D-lifestyles, the official distributor of Aprilia and Vespa scooters in Nepal, is all set to introduce the Moto Guzzi bikes in Nepal. As per the company, the bikes will be launched in the second half of January 2018. The company said that it will initially introduce Moto Guzzi V series bikes in Nepal, and price of the bikes in this series might go up to Rs. 25,00,000.
As per our sources, Moto Guzzi V7 III might just be the first bike from Moto Guzzi to hit the roads of Nepal. The price of Moto Guzzi V7 III is expected to start at Rs. 18,50,000.
Moto Guzzi is one of the oldest Italian motorcycle manufacturers, which was founded at Genoa, Italy (March 15, 1921). It has a good racing heritage. The bikes of this manufacturer come with unique features like the center stand wind tunnel and eight-cylinder engine. Moto Guzzi has kept its heritage alive till date by producing top-notch motorbikes since its establishment.
Since 2004, Moto Guzzi has been owned by Piaggio & C.Spa(the world’s fourth largest motorcycle manufacturer by unit sales). Following, the growth of the brand has been rising very fast.
The company’s motorcycles are noted for their air-cooled 90° V-twin engines with a longitudinal crankshaft orientation where the engines’ transverse cylinder heads project prominently on either side of the motorcycle.
Moto Guzzi V7
V7 was introduced in Italy,1967. This bike has been the major pillar of success for Moto Guzzi. Presently, the company has launched the third generation of V7, which has three versions and 750 limited-edition anniversario model. The latest edition of V7 packs all-new V-twin engine with 90-degree transverse and keeps some golden style from the previous generations such as metal fuel tank and screw cap and lock.
Moto Guzzi V7 III Key Specs
- Engine Dips.: 744 cc
- Max Power: 52 horsepower @ 6200 rpm
- Max Torque: 44 ft/lbs @ 4900 rpm
- Fuel tank capacity: 5.5 gallons
- Curb weight: 461 pounds (stone); 470 pounds (special and anniversario)
- Seat height: 30.3 inches
Moto Guzzi V7 III Price in Nepal(Expected): Rs. 18,50,000
We will keep you posted about Moto Guzzi and its launch in Nepal. Till then, stay tuned to TechLekh for the latest auto news and updates in Nepal.