Gianni Motta (born 13 March 1943) is an Italian famous cycling champion who won the 1966 Giro d’Italia. After his successful career, he turned to building top class bicycles that lived up to their name. These bicycles are famous for their elegance, stiffness and efficient power transmission. The top of the line model was called ‘Personal’. The bike we present here is one of them – More than a bicycle, simply a piece of art.
Amazing road bike with incfredible history. Bike was made in 1986, in honnor of 20th anniversary of Gianni Motta’s Giro d’Italia 1966 victory. The frame is made of Oria Ranf Cro-Mo Mannesmann tubing. You can easily detect the famous octogonal Motta crown. The original paintjob shows the metallic pink, as a celebration of Giro di Italia win. This special bicycle is equipped with a complete Campagnolo C-Record groupset with famous Delta brakes. The fully original 1986 setup makes this superb racer a great catch for any collector.
Frame: Gianni Motta Personal 2001R Brevetato, Oria Ranf Cro-Mo Mannesmann tubing
- seat tube (c-t): 58cm
- top tube (c-c): 56cm
- headset tube: 15,7cm
- standover: 83cm
Front Derailleur: Campagnolo C-Record
Rear Derailleur: Campagnolo C-Record
Crankset: Campagnolo C-Record
Bottom Bracket : Campagnolo C-Record
Stem: 3ttt, 110mm
Handlebar: 3ttt, Grand prix, 40cm (c-c)
Shifters : Campagnolo C-Record
Brakes: Campagnolo C-Record Delta
Brake Levers: Campagnolo C-Record
Hubs: Campagnolo C-Record
Tires: Michelin Hi-Lite Super Comp
Seat Post: Campagnolo C-Record
Seat: ISCA saddle with display
Handlebar tape: Original
Condition: Used. The bike is in very good condition. The frame has no dents, no cracks and is not bent. Paintwork and decals are original. Some minor scratches in the paint under the downtube. All parts are working fine.
Era: late 1980s