Moto Guzzi Astore with sidecar, 1950, Italy
The Astore is undoubtedly the most impressive half-liter of those directly descended from the original project by Carlo Guzzi. The Astore was robust, powerful, very springy. This model was particuly appreciated by the lovers of “gran turismo” and alpine excursions.
The Astore was producted until 1953, painted in red with black and gold threads. It was sold for 462,000 lire.
- Ignition magnet Marelli
- Front suspension with telescopic fork, rear oscillating fork with hydraulic shock absorbers
- Inclined overhead valves
- Side drum brakes
- Primary transmission by gears and secondary by chain
- Consumption 4.5l / 100km
- Tank capacity 13.5l