Vintage and Classic Bikes
Probably the most exotic collection of running bikes in the world.
The 1951 Moto Guzzi GAMBALUNGINO (Gambalungino means Little Long Leg)
250cc Single Overhead Camshaft
Four Speed Factory Racer
The Gambalungino was based on the pre War Albatross Racer, one of these machines ridden by Bruno Ruffo won the 1951 World Championship.
Although ultimately out classed at Grand Prix Level the 250 Guzzi remained a favourite of privateers for many more seasons, indeed in 1962 Arthur Wheeler finished a magnificent 3rd in the World Championships beaten only by the Works Hondas of Jim Redman and Bob Macintyre.
The 1967 Aermacchi Grand PRIX la D'Oro
125cc Bore 56mm Stroke 50mm
5 Speed. Power 22 bhp @ 8,000 rpm. Winner of the 1970 West German GP at
Designed by Peter Durr.
Owner: Museum Trust