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Moto Guzzi California 90 LE | Quick Look

2012 Moto Guzzi Motorcycle

After 40 years of production, Moto Guzzi is putting an end to the California line of Italian cruisers.

However, Moto Guzzi is sending the California out with a bang – the California 90 Limited Edition.

With the “90” recognizing Guzzi’s 90th anniversary, the California boasts some distinctive visual enhancements.

The Moto Guzzi features two-tone California Metallic Orange/ Diamond White paint, a tank logo that dates back to the 1930s, a cowhide saddle designed to facilitate long-distance rides, and an ID plate on the steering stem that certifies that the California 90 is the end of the long California run.

2012 Moto Guzzi California 90 LE Quick Stats

  • ENGINE TYPE: Pushrod V-twin
  • TRANSMISSION: 5-speed
  • BORE x STROKE: 92mm x 80mm
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 30.7 inches
  • MAXIMUM HP: 73 @ 6400 rpm
  • DRY WEIGHT: 553 pounds
  • MAX. TORQUE: 64 ft/lbs @ 5000 rpm
  • PRICE: $15,990

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Don Williams
Don Williams
With 50 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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