The new Moto Guzzi V9 Bobber belongs to midsize custom bike that shows a unique character, excellent agility, riding pleasure and good handling and high-quality finish with matt black details.
The 2016 Moto Guzzi V9 Bobber powered by 90 ° V-twin engine, 4-stroke, 2-valves per cylinder, has a combined air and oil cooling, displacement of 853cc, paired with 6 speeds with final overdrive gearbox, thereby developing a maximum power 55 hp (40.44 kW) at 6250 rpm and maximum torque of 62 Nm (45.7 lb-ft) at 3,000 rpm. Exhaust system is made of stainless steel 2-in-2 type, three-way catalytic converter with double lambda probe.
ALS steel twin tube cradle frame, front suspension 40mm traditional fork with 130mm wheel travel and rear suspension is swingarm with double shock absorber with adjustable spring preload with 97mm wheel travel. Aluminum alloy wheels on front 19" and rear of 16", which are wrapped in tires 100/90-front and 150/80-rear. Front brake 320mm stainless steel floating disc with Brembo four-piston opposed calipers and rear brake 260mm stainless steel floating disc with Brembo opposed two-piston calipers. The metal teardrop fuel tank capacity is 15 liters and of the entire weight of the motorcycle is 200 kg. The Moto Guzzi Bobber V9 is available in two colors, both with a completely matt finish: Nero Massiccio with yellow inserts and Grigio Sport with red inserts.
Shapely lines coming to the fore because of a new longer, wider, cast-aluminum swingarm so that the increased wheelbase, steering geometry has also been altered, the side panels, petrol cap, brake and clutch levers are in lightweight aluminum. The novelty is the larger-diameter dry clutch and shaft final drive.
All in all Moto Guzzi V9 Bobber is an exceptional cruiser, which underscores its flexibility in all weather conditions and at the same time it gives the driver a lot of pleasure, but at the same time expresses an altogether darker and more nocturnal soul.