Cagiva 125 SST vintage motorcycle 1980

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History and evolution

In 1960 the Harley Davidso n and the Italian (previously named Aeronautica from Varese, form the AERMACCHI HARLEY DAVIDSON for of light motorcycles in Italy. 1973 the brand becomes Since 1973 the brand AMF-HD . when the American Foundry took the place of Motorcycle production stops in when Harley Davidson to abandon the Italian production.

In the year Cagiva, born as metal parts factory by Giovanni Castiglioni, relieve the to continue the motorcycle pruduction. is a brief history of his first the SST 125 . 6F SS 125 THE REAL NAME

6F = SS 125 e SST 125

6A = SS 350 (4 …)

8F = SST 350 (2 …)


AMF-HD SS 125, year (Picture from:

starting from Aletta and Ala had understood in which direction it was the market, both to meet the of the public is holding onto the competition of the houses in Italy and The public, especially youth, directing the most versatile and on models with increasingly engines. HD erano engines now

In recent months of production the made a restyling of the SST not entirely the Aletta SST 125 was renamed ALETTA . not changed anything except the bicolour and coloured seat, olive green or hazelnut. The disappeared and was left only one on the and right caskets to remember the of the template. Moreover the Cagiva was all pointing to the new motorcycle road would have supplanted the namely Aletta Electra.

The SST had already played his part and the was abandoned after nearly 10 of success.

CAGIVA ALETTA last SST (from web)


The SST ‘s is derived from an SX (year 1971 ) that previous Aermacchi HD models, Z90. X90. SX125.

Over the years has been to fit on the various models such as the of further attachment to the frame to the The serial number identification is up to the crankcase covers. On the left Cagiva SX i sprinted. while the case is printed with the number itself. It has the following :

Y yyxxxxx

where Y is a fixed which stands for year , yy the last two digits of year of and xxxxx is the number of units in that year. For example Y indicates the engine No. 02603 in year 1983 .

The new era


Can not miss a brief overview of Cagiva models that become icons of young The ALETTA ELECTRA 125 (1984), the bike with sinuous and line, new chassis and new engine electric starter and mono absorber Soft Dump; the ALETTA ROSSA 125 (1983) (a SXT evolution) an enduro with cooled engine and with shock absorber Soft object of worship and fashion for people of that time; the Rossa sequel — the ELEFANT 125 since 1984 to 1985 series), another enduro style, equippped with fuel tank.

V.I.N. numbers are (first two

Cagiva SST 125
Cagiva SST 125

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