Italian Masterpiece: The MV Agusta 500-3 Evoluzione — Classic Italian…

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MV Agusta 500-3 Evoluzione

power: 78hp @ 12,000rpm

Top 163mph (262kph)

Engine: air-cooled DOHC 12-valve triple, 62mm x 55mm and …, 11:1 compression

Weight (dry): 282lb

When the Grand Prix of Fame is expanded to include as well as the men who rode them, will be many contenders for the of Race Bike of the Century. But few possess such strong for that honor as the MV Agusta tre . which was responsible for Giacomo winning 13 of his 15 World titles 1966 and 1973 in both and 500cc guise.

The MV-3 is a motorcycle with charisma that even almost 40 years after its GP race, it’s still as the benchmark bike of the classic era of 4-… Grand Prix — truly the greatest of the great.

The was conceived by Count Domenico himself as a vehicle to achieve his sporting ambition — to make an rider world champion in the and 500cc GP classes on one of his machines. Carlo Ubbiali had proven able to fly the Italian flag for MV on the smaller 125cc and 250cc but in order to achieve GP success in the prestigious larger-capacity classes, Domenico had to employ the services of like John Surtees, Hocking and Mike Hailwood.

By 1964, Hailwood was MV’s rider in the 500cc category on a but heavy four based on the MV-4 designed by Pietro back in 1950. The sleeved-down 350 was of matching the performance of Honda’s

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