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Born on the drawing table of Sylvain Berneron, better known as the Holographic Hammer and executed by Radical Guzzi from Germany: a real muscle bike café racer based on the extremely bulky Moto Guzzi California 1400 8v.

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The plan was to create a high torque café racer, so the idea was to use the massive 1400cc engine of the California. But to lose the bulky character, they had to strip down the weight of this machine, which originally is 322kg (dry). They’ve managed to reduce that fat to 195kg!

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A lot of high end parts and custom parts where uses like: seat and frame, wheel hubs, triple clamps for the 58mm Marzocchi front suspension, Brembo brakes, Öhlins rear shocks, custom exhaust etc.

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The standard power outpot and torque of 96hp and 120Nm were tuned to 105hp and 138Nm, thanks to Keihin FCR 41 carbs and custom exhaust system.

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By Published On: March 7, 2016Categories: Cafe Racer0 Comments on Moto Guzzi 1400 California Café Racer by Radical GuzziTags: 1.3 min readViews: 1165

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About the Author: Ron Betist

Ron Betist grew up with motorcycles with a father heading the Amsterdam motorcycle police force. He has been riding (legally) for over 40 years and motorcycles are his true passion. With a life-long career in marketing and sales he has a huge international network. He joined as a contributor at BikeBrewers in 2017 to spread his word about bikes with the rest of the world.

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Born on the drawing table of Sylvain Berneron, better known as the Holographic Hammer and executed by Radical Guzzi from Germany: a real muscle bike café racer based on the extremely bulky Moto Guzzi California 1400 8v.

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 10

The plan was to create a high torque café racer, so the idea was to use the massive 1400cc engine of the California. But to lose the bulky character, they had to strip down the weight of this machine, which originally is 322kg (dry). They’ve managed to reduce that fat to 195kg!

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 01

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 07

A lot of high end parts and custom parts where uses like: seat and frame, wheel hubs, triple clamps for the 58mm Marzocchi front suspension, Brembo brakes, Öhlins rear shocks, custom exhaust etc.

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 02

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 05

The standard power outpot and torque of 96hp and 120Nm were tuned to 105hp and 138Nm, thanks to Keihin FCR 41 carbs and custom exhaust system.

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 08

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 09

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 04

Moto Guzzi Ristretto Nr.Uno by Radical Guzzi 12

By Published On: March 7, 2016Categories: Cafe Racer0 Comments on Moto Guzzi 1400 California Café Racer by Radical GuzziTags: 1.3 min readViews: 1165

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About the Author: Ron Betist

Ron Betist grew up with motorcycles with a father heading the Amsterdam motorcycle police force. He has been riding (legally) for over 40 years and motorcycles are his true passion. With a life-long career in marketing and sales he has a huge international network. He joined as a contributor at BikeBrewers in 2017 to spread his word about bikes with the rest of the world.

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