NEW MOTO GUZZI V7 SPECIAL EDITION
The V7 Stone Special Edition is designed to showcase Moto Guzzi ‘s most daring and uncompromising traits. If it weren’t already bold enough, it now boasts an Arrow exhaust, Café Racer-style mirrors, red shock absorbers and a stunning new shiny black body. In short, the ultimate expression of rider passion for bikes bearing the Mandello eagle
Bar end mirrors add a distinctive finish to the lines of the Moto Guzzi V7 Stone Special Edition, while other noteworthy features include a black anodised solid aluminium fuel cap and a Moto Guzzi twin 850 with head covers in a new graphite colour and throttle body guards also in black anodised aluminium.
STYLE AND FUN
The no-nonsense, aggressive character of the Moto Guzzi V7 Stone Special Edition is further underlined by the Arrow exhaust with its Moto Guzzi-branded mufflers. Performance is taken up a notch, with power increasing from 48 to 49 kW (66.5 horsepower) at 6700 rpm and maximum torque improved from 73 to 75 Nm at 4900 rpm.
Compared to the previous version, the new addition from Mandello is generally more complete in terms of equipment and demonstrates superior maturity, also evident in the aesthetic impact of the larger engine, which stands out for its generously sized exhaust pipes in a different layout; the view from the rear highlights the larger final drive and the wider rear wheel, as well as the more robust pair of Kayaba shock absorbers.
The stylish side panels are new, as is the shorter rear mudguard, elements which, along with the new exhaust system, give the new ‘eight-fifty’ a revamped and more seductive look.
Many new features have been introduced to improve stability and comfort, while leaving the overall essence of the Moto Guzzi best-seller unaltered.
The frame has been evolved with the addition of steel elements in the headstock area, whereas the new pair of shock absorbers with greater travel and the new, two-tier saddle ensure greater comfort. With this same goal in mind, brand new rider footpeg supports are used.
Moto Guzzi V7 IV Stone has a new, full LED light system with the headlight that includes a DRL in the shape of the Moto Guzzi Eagle, whereas the new instrument cluster is perfectly in line with the look of a minimalist motorcycle, fully digital on a single, circular dial, a feature continued from the previous model.. The aluminium wheel rims, are a sporty style unique to the Stone, also new; is the wider 150/70 rear tyre.
V7 will also be available in a reduced-power version, in line with the A2 motorcycle license restrictions and ideal for new Guzzisti. It will also come standard with adjustable MGCT traction control (which can also be disabled).