Motorcycle Types Cruiser 2011 Moto Guzzi Black Eagle | Quick Look

2011 Moto Guzzi Black Eagle | Quick Look

2011 Moto Guzzi Motorcycle

Fitting somewhere in-between the Royal Enfields and purely modern bikes, the 2011 Moto Guzzi California Black Eagle is an accessible step back in time.

The ergonomics and feel of the naked version of the venerable California Vintage is a cruiser like no other.With high floorboards for good ground clearance and a strong, torquey motor, the 1064cc Eagle is ready to fly gracefully through the canyons.

Modern conveniences such as fuel injection are tempered with a manual fast-idle handlebar control.While the suspension may not look high-tech, the forks and shocks are fully adjustable. Linked brakes are particularly effective.

2011 MotoGuzzi California Black Eagle

  • ENGINE TYPE: Pushrod V-Twin
  • BORE x STROKE: N/A
  • COMP. RATIO: N/A
  • TRANSMISSION: 5-Speed
  • WHEELBASE: N/A
  • RAKE: N/A
  • DRY WEIGHT: 553 pounds
  • PRICE: N/A

For a look into the entire 2011 motorcycle lineup, check out the Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

Don Williams
Don Williamshttp://www.ultimatemotorcycling.com
With 45 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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