- strada 750
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- Bentham, Lancaster LA2, UK
- Days listed:
- 19 days
Tell us about your bike
Black Betty Moto Guzzi Strada 750 by La Busca Motorcycles
Built to a brief that combines elements of 1930’s styling with the ruggedness of mid 1940’s dispatch bikes, Black Betty is La Busca’s homage to the classics of that era. Donor bike is a very low mileage Moto Guzzi Strada 750, modifications and upgrades include the following:
• Frame redesigned, strengthened, blasted and powder coated
• Full Motogadget system installed comprising of M Unit, Motoscope tiny speedo, M blaze pin indicators and colour coded wiring loom.
• Sachse electronic ignition giving 9 selectable ignition curves.
• Wheels stripped and powder coated, new bearings fitted
• Pirelli mt23 rear and CST front fitted giving a classic dispatch style look.
• Marzzochi forks with FAC dampers and new gaiters fitted.
• New mudguard with adjustable clearance.
• Custom fabricated headlight brackets.
• Headlight re-finished in stealth black powder coat, housing Speedo and start controls.
• Brakes de-linked, serviced and rebuilt with Black stainless hoses.
• Yokes stripped and powder coated.
• Valeo starter motor stripped and rebuilt.
• Domino split cable throttle.
• Engine refinished and fully serviced, all oils replaced in gearbox, engine and final drive.
• Rocker covers re-finished in Stealth Black powder coat.
• New plugs with low interference HT leads.
• Carbs rebuilt and jetted to suit air/exhaust system.
• Custom made La Busca Slinger exhausts.
• Custom fabricated side panels with subliminal 3-d pressed effect.
• Koni shocks.
• Solo seat in Diamond stitch finish.
• Rear luggage rack.
• Custom fabricated rear fender.
• 17 liter classic style fuel tank finished in gloss Black
• Led tail light with custom fabricated pate holder.
The bike runs, rides and handles superbly, the engine gives plenty of low down torque and the exhaust note is sublime. The Sachse ignition provides fine tune adjustment and increased reliabllity and ease of starting. Bike will come with full mot.
See the feature on http://thebikeshed.cc/la-busca-black-betty/
For further details or to discuss the build please call on 07833124968.