About J. Clay

John Clay is the author of MotoGuzziGuide.Com. He and his family reside in North Carolina in the United States. A graduate of the Motorcycle Safety Foundation's Experienced Rider Course, he enjoys riding and maintaining his Moto Guzzi California Vintage. John participates in local charity rides and also serves as a volunteer motorcycle marshal for one of the largest annual bicycle charity event in the Carolinas.

Articles Published by J. Clay

Pied Piper index scores Guzzi low again

When looking at the scores in the Pied Piper index results, it looks more like a popularity contest for motorcycle brands in the US market. Moto Guzzi, the oldest European motorcycle manufacturer, obviously knows a thing or two about how to train and assist dealers in properly promoting their brand and product line. It seems reasonable to expect better results there next year.

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Moto Guzzi V7 Sport and Cafe Classic

Moto Guzzi has created a stunning tribute to the awesome V7 Sport of the early 70’s. Moto Guzzi’s modern version of the V7 Sport now also includes the special V7 Cafe Classic.

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Guzzi Norge GT 8V for 2010

The Guzzi Norge GT8V suspension has been re-tuned front and rear for better handling. Coupled with the six speed transmission and shaft drive, this will make for a smooth, and powerful sport touring ride.

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Moto Guzzi V12LM unveiled at Milan EICMA show

Moto Guzzi V12LM sport motorcycle was showcased at the 2009 EICMA show in Milan. The interesting rear suspension features an almost-horizontal shock absorber on top of the swingarm. Following the trend for stubby, low-mounted exhaust, no tailpipes are obvious on this bike, but it is great to see the large diameter header pipes flexing their muscles.

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Moto Guzzi assembly to stay in Mandello

The latest in the ongoing struggle to keep the world famous Moto Guzzi factory producing motorcycles in Mandello del Lario is looking more positive for the workers and the local…

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