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Moto Morini 125 T

Bikes Moto Morini

Morini was founded by Alfonso in 1937 as an Italian motorcycle in .

Before founding Moto Alfonso Morini had also motorcycles in conjunction with Mazzetti in which these were produced under the MM.

Moto Morini was taken by the Cagiva Group in 1987, again in 1996 the Moto name was purchased by the Texas Group, which had at that had also bought Ducati and finally in 1999 Moto rights were purchased by the called Morini Franco which was actually founded by Morini’s nephew back in

Alfonso Morini, who was born in began his life in the motorcycle when he was16 at which he had gotten a job repairing motorcycles and after he was able to open his own During the First World Alfonso Morini was in battle as of the 8th Motorcycles Unit in which he was in Padova.

In the year of 1925, Mario who was very impressed by Alfonso work, then asked for to build him a racing bike a one cylinder 125 cc 2-… engine. Mazzetti planned to make the designer, builder, and racer of the bike. Together, Alfonso and were successful at racing, the MM name badge, and Morini’s racing moment, which in 1927, when his MM 125 managed to six world records in Monza, the 1927 Grand Prix of and Morini also set a new world record in 1933 for a 175 cc motorcycles a speed of 162 kilometres per hour.

By 1937 Morini and Mazzetti had to ways and so Morini went off to production of a 350 cc as well as 500 cc three which were produced the Moto Morini name.

Morini’s manufacturing was once interrupted with the onslaught of war by the beginnings of the Second World War in Moto Morini’s factory was in order to produce aeronautical for the war efforts, but because of the factory’s contract in 1943 the factory was

Undeterred by the events of the Second War, Moto Morini to release a new 3 speed transmission, one 2-… 125 cc motorcycle in 1946 their newly built which was constructed in order to their old factory which had devastated during the war.

By production and sales had increased so that Moto Morini had to to a larger manufacturing facility to up with the demand for their which was only heightened by numerous motorcycle racing since the end of the Second World

Moto Morini 125 T
Moto Morini 125 T

It was June 30th, of 1969 Alfonso Morini died at the age of 71 so his who was named Gabriella Morini over the management of Motor and managed to remain in control of the until 1986.

The early were a trying time for the Morini Motorcycle Company as the had several labour disputes as as quickly diminishing sales and so on 18th, of 1987 Gabriella who had ran the company since her father’s a decade earlier, sold Morini to a Castiglioni firm as the Cagiva Group. The Cagiva assured Gabriella Morini Moto Morini was an important to their Cagiva Group, yet Morini had been allowed to and so by 1993, their main had to be closed and one of their lines moved to another location.

By 1996 the Moto Morini was to be sold again, this it was sold in a packaged deal with the Ducati name, to in which TPG had no plans what so to revive the Moto Morini as they had just wanted the name.

The last sale of the Morini name came in when Morini Franco purchased the name from as the owner of Morini Franco was the nephew of Alfonso Morini, and he not bare any longer the Moto name being swept the carpet as so many other motorcycle companies have

Original Authors: Nicholas

Update Authors: M.A.Harris

Moto Morini 125 T
Moto Morini 125 T
Moto Morini 125 T


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