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Chris Newbigging  says:

Paolo Berlusconi saves failing Moto Morini

Troubled Italian manufacturer Moto Morini has been bought for 2.5 million Euros by Paolo Berlusconi, brother of Italian Prime Minister Silvio. Moto Morini declared itself bankrupt in September 2009 – a move that allows Italian firms six months breathing room to avoid paying debts. The firm has since scaled back production, building bikes to order while a backlog of unsold stock...

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boybilly1967

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boybilly1967 says:

For how long though?

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YamBoy2007

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YamBoy2007 says:

Why bother

Why bother - out of date relics that have never done any good for years.

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hjworton

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hjworton says:

@yamboy2007 They are worth saving. Those bikes have an engine to die for. I had a Corsaro for awhile and that 1200cc vtwin is just about the best bike engine I have ever ridden, and I have ridden them all.

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yaxireaper

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yaxireaper says:

YamBoy2007says

Why bother

Why bother - out of date relics that have never done any good for years.
 

You don't know what your talking about ,Moto Morini have a Good  range of great  modern bikes ,especially for such a small manufacturer. Look at the components the bikes use adjustable Ohlins rear monoshock  Brembo  brake calipers Marzocchi upside down forks . The new Gran ferro and Corsaro look excellent . Quality character and exclusivity ,have you got that on your jap drone bike ?

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corsarochris

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corsarochris says:

Not yet saved

I think that the deal is not yet done (see the original Motociclismo article) - but I certainly hope that Morini do survive!

As the name says, I've owned the Corsaro and it is a stunning bike - right up there with the likes of the Speed Triple et al. They might be difficult to find (there aren't that many dealers) but for a few they are one of the best...

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