V700 with hydrostatic front wheel drive
Moto Guzzi V700, V7 Special, Ambassador, 850 GT, 850 GT California, Eldorado, and 850 California Police models
Thanks to Loris Secolin and Charlie Mullendore of Antietam Classic Cycle for sending me this information.
Explanation of the hydrostatic front wheel drive system (Italian)
Walk around of the entire motorcycle (Italian)
Information from the auction site, translated from Italian to English by Loris.
Very good condition, no registration documents.
Manufacturer: Moto Guzzi
- Model: V7 - 2WD
- Displacement: 700
- Year of production:
- Condition: very good
- Registration docs: No documents
- Kilometers: 3261 km
- Frame number: 4978
- Engine number: 6044
- Country: Italia
Two wheel drive
V7 700 cc PA model ex Polizia
Bike is equipped with an oleodinamic transmission system.
It is possible to use rear traction, front traction or both together.
Tested by Motosprint magazine in (tester: Marco Masetti)
Project developed for civil authorities or offroad.
Hydrostatic mechanical hyraulic trascino device.
The aim of the project is to enhance the safety of the vecchie under extreme conditions and to allow it to be used on tricky terrains.
An innovative system that can perfectly match rear and front wheel rotation speeds just by a simple switch.
The standard fuel tank is used for the oil that feeds the transmission system and there is a fuel tank behind rider's seat.
Bike is located in Modena, Italy