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Moto Guzzi California Classic Specs

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The Moto Guzzi California Classic model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Moto Guzzi . In this version sold from year 2010 , the dry weight is 256.0 kg (564.4 pounds) and it is equipped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 73.76 HP (53.8 kW) @ 7000 RPM and a maximum torque of 88.00 Nm (9.0 kgf-m or 64.9 ft.lbs) @ 5000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Moto Guzzi California Classic is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Moto Guzzi California Classic has a  frame with front suspension being Marzocchi hydraulic telescopic fork, 45 mm and at the rear, it is equipped with Swing arm with 2 hydraulic shock absorbers . Stock tire sizes are 110/90-VB18 on the front, and 150/70-VB17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Moto Guzzi California Classic braking system includes Double disc. Two Brembo Oro series stainless steel flooating discs, with 4 piston calipers size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc. Brembo stainless steel fixed disc, with 2 piston calipers size 282 mm (11.1 inches) at the back. 

Moto Guzzi California Classic General Information

Brand Moto Guzzi 
Model Moto Guzzi California Classic 
Start year 2010 
Year 2010 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Moto Guzzi California Classic Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,560 mm (61.4 inches) 
Length 2,380 mm (93.7 inches) 
Width 815 mm (32.1 inches) 
Height 1,150 mm (45.3 inches) 
Seat Height 780 mm (30.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 190 mm (7.5 inches) 
Trail size 116 mm (4.6 inches) 
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 110/90-VB18 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 150/70-VB17 
Front brakes Double disc. Two Brembo Oro series stainless steel flooating discs, with 4 piston calipers 
Rear brakes Single disc. Brembo stainless steel fixed disc, with 2 piston calipers 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 282 mm (11.1 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 276.0 kg (608.5 pounds) 
Dry Weight 256.0 kg (564.4 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2881 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 19.00 litres (5.02 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.00 litres (1.06 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Marzocchi hydraulic telescopic fork, 45 mm 
Front Suspension Travel 140 mm (5.5 inches) 
Rear Suspension Swing arm with 2 hydraulic shock absorbers 
Rear Suspension Travel 96 mm (3.8 inches) 

Moto Guzzi California Classic Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection. Magneti Marelli IAW alfa-n system Multipoint phased sequential injection; 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1064.00 ccm (64.93 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 92.0 x 80.0 mm (3.6 x 3.1 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 73.76 HP (53.8 kW) @ 7000 RPM 
Maximum torque 88.00 Nm (9.0 kgf-m or 64.9 ft.lbs) @ 5000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system Forced lobes, with geared pump and pressure regulator 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system Euro 3. Steel, 2 tubes connected to an expansion room, that is connected to 2 steel mufflers. Catalyzed with Lambda probe. 
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type Single disc, dry, with mechanical control 

Moto Guzzi California Classic Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

Moto Guzzi California Classic Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Magneti Marelli IAW 15RC electronic digital ignition with inductive spark 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Moto Guzzi California Classic have?
The Moto Guzzi California Classic has 73.76 HP (53.8 kW) @ 7000 RPM.

How much does a Moto Guzzi California Classic weighs?
The Moto Guzzi California Classic weighs 256.0 kg (564.4 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Moto Guzzi California Classic?
The Moto Guzzi California Classic seat height is 780 mm (30.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Moto Guzzi California Classic have?
The Moto Guzzi California Classic have 5 gears.