Coys Auction - Automoto D‘Epoca
Saturday 24th October 2009
Admission by catalogue only - admits two
Registration Number: EU registered Chassis Number: FA 245
Most of the big single cylinder bikes were used for police or military work, their robust and powerful engines being renowned for reliable and long use, and it is likely that this fine example was originally used for the same purpose. Having formed part of a small Italian collection of motorcycles, this desirable Falcone has been modified to Falcone Sport specification. As the pictures suggest, it is offered in excellent condition throughout, having been the subject of a meticulous and professional restoration in 2005. Offered with Italian registration papers.
Il Falcone 500 rappresenta per la nostra cultura motociclistica l’essenza della moto d’epoca. È la Guzzi più ambita e ricercata. Presentata al salone di Ginevra del 1950, al Falcone già in produzione, nel ‘53 denominato Sport, venne aff