AHRMA Barber on a Guzzi...


It’s not often that a race bike has me second-guessing my meager skills and questioning if I'm man enough to ride it.   However, as owner Stan Friduss activated the remote starter and the heavily breathed-upon 1000cc engine of his 1976 Moto-Guzzi Lemans Superbike exploded to life, this was my exact thought process. Every head within earshot turned towards the pit. I approached cautiously as the bike settled into an angry, spitting idle, courtesy of its gaping DelOrto smoothbore racing carbs.  It seemed as if the machine was pissed off for having been awakened. Read Article...
Author: Wes Orloff