Villa Erba

27 May 2017

Moto-Icons: From Café Racer to the Superbike

1974 MV Agusta 750 S

  • Frame no. MV4C75 2140518


  • Owned from new by factory rider Gianfranco Bonera
  • Just 3,270 kilometres
  • Original saddle and wheels


Half an hour’s drive away from Villa Erba lies the town of Verghera, home to the Meccanica Verghera Agusta factory. It was here that the GP-inspired 750 S was produced in response to intense public demand.

According to an evaluation undertaken by Expertise Automobiles, this 750 S was first owned by MV Agusta factory driver Gianfranco Bonera, who rode the initial 3,000 kilometres recorded on the odometer. In 1978, the bike passed to a Swiss collector before being sold in 2013 to Belgian Gerard Macy. A year later, it was sold to the current owner.

This exceptional 750 S is equipped with the four Dell’Orto carburettors that boost output to an incredible 69 horsepower and is accompanied with a copy of its previous Italian registration, tracing its chain of ownership.





• Da nuova, di proprietà del pilota ufficiale Gianfranco Bonera
• Con soli 3270 chilometri percorsi
• Sella e ruote originali

A mezz'ora di auto da Villa Erba si trova la città di Verghera, sede della fabbrica Meccanica Verghera Agusta dove la 750 S, ispirata alle moto da GP è stata costruita per soddisfare la forte richiesta che proveniva dagli appassionati.

Secondo una valutazione effettuata da Expertise Automobiles, il primo proprietario di questa 750 S è stato il pilota ufficiale della MV Agusta Gianfranco Bonera, che ha percorso i primi 3.000 chilometri registrati sul contachilometri. Nel 1978 la moto è stata venduta ad un appassionato svizzero che l’ha tenuta fino a 2013, quando è stata venduta a l belga Gerard Macy che, l’anno seguente, l’ha ceduta all'attuale proprietario.

Questa eccezionale 750 S è dotata dei quattro carburatori Dell'Orto che incrementano la potenza ad un incredibile 69 cavalli ed è accompagnata da una copia della sua precedente registrazione italiana, che traccia la storia delle sue precedenti proprietà.

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