March 15, 2011 Moto Guzzi turns 90 !
 February 2, 2011 Moto Guzzi California Vintage 1400 unveiled
 November 15, 2009 Moto Guzzi Millepercento & BB1 models announced
 November 15, 2009 V12 Concept Moto Guzzi model announced
 February 26, 2007: Moto Guzzi Stelvio Photos Leaked !
 August 17, 2006: Pig N' Pancake Restaurant Breakfast Venue Closes
 May 3, 2006: Piaggio USA Demo Rides at Americade
 August 23, 2005: Griso Launch
 July 23, 2004: 1st Annual OR State Rally
 January 7, 2004: MGNOC Oregon Web Site Launch
Pictures of the Stelvio, Moto Guzzi's new answer to the BMW R1200GS and other contenders in the 'Adventure' bike class, were leaked to the world via phone camera from a recent dealer conference in Berlin. Named for the highest pass in the Italian Alps, you can check out the new model (and the pass !) in these photos and at the following links:

Tualatin, OR, Thu. August 17, 2006  Top
Our club's customary wintertime breakfast meeting venue closed yesterday, bowing to the march of progress and the expansion of Tualatin's trendy new retail development. Read the article at the Oregonian's web site.

New York, NY, Wed. May 3, 2006  Top
The Moto Guzzi demo truck will be visiting Lake George, NY, June 5 - 10, as a participant in Americade. Piaggio Americas would like to extend a special offer to MGNOC members to pre-book a test ride on a Breva 1100 or Griso 1100. As we saw while the truck was at Daytona Bike Week, the schedule fills up very quickly. If MGNOC members will be at Americade and would like to take advantage of this special pre-booking offer, they should email their name, phone number, MGNOC chapter and member ID number, preferred bike to ride and top three dates / times to:

The exclusive MGNOC pre-booking test ride schedule is:
June 6 - 10 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm

Once members submit their request, they will be contacted with a confirmed bike, test ride time and date. This is a first-come-first-served offer, with requests due by June 1. We will make every possible attempt to meet their first request.

Netherlands, February 21, 2006  Top
A Dutch auction company announces the forthcoming sale of a unique collection of Moto Guzzi and other classic motorcycles on April 1, 2006

Owner of this collection is the well-known Dutch MOTO GUZZI importer Teo Lamers from Nijmegen, who acquired this collection over the past 40 years. For details, visit Hessink's web site. A color catalog in Dutch only is offered. Inquire by e-mail from the site.

Mandello del Lario, August 23, 2005  Top

As the all-new Griso 1100 nears its launch date and Mandello gears up for the World Guzzi Days from 16th to 18th September, the legendary eagle goes online at

The official web site of the Mandello del Lario-based manufacturer has been totally redesigned. Now packed with new content and using an optimized graphic format, the website reflects the rejuvenation of Moto Guzzi in 2005.

This has been an eventful year for Moto Guzzi with the recent launch of the superb Breva V1100 and the upcoming launch of the striking new Griso 1100 in early September, with other significant new products scheduled to make an appearance at the Paris and Milan shows this autumn. Meanwhile, Mandello del Lario will host the third GMG (World Guzzi Days) from 16th to 18th September, with thousands of Guzzi fans from all over the world attending.

Featuring characteristic Moto Guzzi graphics and the brand’s iconic red-and-gold eagle logo, the new web pages of the site contain significantly innovative material and a wealth of information in a series of all-new sections.

Visitors can browse sections such as:

Museum: This section retraces 84 years of Guzzi history and offers a virtual visit to the Moto Guzzi Museum at the historic Mandello del Lario factory as well as the Wind Gallery and the Book Shop

History: This section takes a step-by-step look at the history of the eagle brand starting from 15 March 1921, the day it was founded, to the present day via a gallery of photographs and detailed technical specifications of all the bike models that have made up the history of Moto Guzzi.

People: This section is dedicated to all the people who contributed to writing the Moto Guzzi story.Model range: This section offers information on the current Moto Guzzi range with downloadable desktop wallpapers. Successive technical updates are available in the Catalogues section of the website.

Video: The video section contains short films and some beautiful vintage photos of the models that created and sustained the Guzzi myth.

The GMG: Could you be the first to own the all-new Griso 1100 ? The website has a full update on the upcoming GMG (World Guzzi Days) to be held in Mandello del Lario from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th September. Thousands of Guzzi fans from all over the world are expected to attend. The eagle brand’s official website is the place to get the latest information on the GMG and register for the event.

One lucky Guzzi fan at the GMG may have a fantastic surprise in store: a chance to be the first to own the new Griso. The very first production model of the revolutionary new 1100cc bike will be up for grabs in a lottery draw at the GMG for all Guzzi fans registered at the GMG as Riders.

MGNOC of Oregon holds its 1st Annual State Rally at Silver Falls State Park in Silverton. Attendance approaches 70 participants.
MGNOC of Oregon launches its new website.