MOTO GUZZI OPEN HOUSE 2018News
The legendary red gate of Via Parodi 57 in Mandello del Lario will open at 15:00 on 7 September. It is the ritual that celebrates every year the beginning of the biggest party dedicated to all Guzzisti and lovers of beautiful motorcycles. The 2018 edition of Moto Guzzi Open House is about to go on stage and animate the historic establishment that, from 7 to 9 September, will be the heart of the event. It starts on Friday, September 7th at 3:00 pm with the opening of the Shop and guided tours of the Moto Guzzi Museum, a true historical memory of the Lariano brand, which houses 150 of the rarest and most representative Moto Guzzi models. There are ample exhibition spaces to show the current Moto Guzzi range, with a first big news: the V9 Bobber Sport that Moto Guzzi presents for the first time as a tribute to the Open House audience. Essential and bad in the lines, V9 Bobber Sport is the sporty declination of a model that has convinced not only for its superb shapes, but also for its indisputable driving qualities. Saturday 8, starting from 09:30, it will be possible to take part in guided tours of the production lines, the assembly of engines where the legendary twin cylinders are born, and the historic Wind Tunnel. Inside the latter is held the second world premiere of the event: the final version of V85 TT, the first classic medium-enduro enduro dedicated to borderless motoring. A unique motorcycle of its kind, which manages to bring together in one body only classic strongly evocative lines typically Moto Guzzi, with endowments, performances and avant-garde dynamics. At 11:30 the appointment is at the Moto Guzzi Village with the talk show with special guests to talk about the new Moto Guzzi that will come and of passion for customization. Also this year the refreshment will be assured by Street Food, thanks to the presence of five different mini trucks able to create gourmet quality dishes on site with a wide choice linked to the best tradition of Italian cuisine. At 09:30 from the center of the Village the test ride will start. All the models in the Moto Guzzi range are available along a route designed to test the quality of the Larian motorcycles, accompanied by the wonderful landscapes offered by Lake Como. The protagonist of the rehearsals will also be the V7 III Limited, the latest special version of the "settemezzo" by Mandello, made in only 500 numbered copies. In this edition of Open House the space available for the L'Aquila shop is further increased, thus meeting the great demand of the fans. The already rich offer of original clothing and merchandising also increases, representing the gateway to the Moto Guzzi world. Sunday 9 September, the program will open to the public again at 09:30 and the start of a series of guided tours of the production line, the assembly of engines and the Wind Tunnel. At the same time start the first test ride and is also expected to open the Shop. Moto Guzzi dedicates special attention to members of The Clan, the official Moto Guzzi community that has exceeded the threshold of 30,000 members, all sharing a passion for the iconic Larian brand. You can register and discover all the exclusive privileges dedicated directly online from theclan.motoguzzi.com or at the Open House at the appropriate desks.