2012 Moto Guzzi Norge GT 8V

2012 Moto Guzzi Norge GT 8V Specifications

  • Updated: 2023-03-20

General information

ModelMoto Guzzi Norge GT 8V
Price as newUS$ 15990. MSRP depends on country, taxes, accessories, etc.

Engine and transmission

Displacement1151.0 ccm (70.23 cubic inches)
Engine typeV2, four-stroke
Engine details90° V-Twin,
Power102.0 HP (74.5 kW) @ 7000 RPM
Torque104.0 Nm (10.6 kgf-m or 76.7 ft.lbs) @ 5800 RPM
Bore x stroke95.0 x 81.2 mm (3.7 x 3.2 inches)
Valves per cylinder4
Fuel systemInjection. Magneti Marelli IAW5A, and #945;-n type; 2 Ø 45 mm throttle bodies, Weber IWP 162 injectors, Lambda control, twin spark ignition
Fuel controlOverhead Valves (OHV)
Cooling systemAir
Transmission typeShaft drive (cardan) (final drive)
ClutchDry plate
DrivelineCARC compact reactive cardan shaft drive system; double cardan joint and floating bevel gear set, drive ratio 12/44 = 1 : 3.666

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame typeTubular cradle, high tensile steel
Front suspensionTelescopic hydraulic fork with 45 mm, preload adjustable
Front wheel travel120 mm (4.7 inches)
Rear suspensionSingle arm suspension with progressive linkage, rear shock absorber adjustable in rebound and pre-load (hydraulic)
Rear wheel travel140 mm (5.5 inches)
Front tire120/70-ZR17
Rear tire180/55-ZR17
Front brakesDouble disc. Stainless steel floating discs and callipers with 4 horizontally opposed pistons - ABS
Diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakesSingle disc. Stainless steel fixed disc, floating calliper with 2 parallel pistons - ABS
Diameter282 mm (11.1 inches)
WheelsThree spokes, light alloy wheels, gravity casting
Dry weight257.0 kg (566.6 pounds)
Power/weight ratio0.3969 HP/kg
Seat height800 mm (31.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height1125 mm (44.3 inches)
Overall length2195 mm (86.4 inches)
Overall width870 mm (34.3 inches)
Ground clearance185 mm (7.3 inches)
Wheelbase1495 mm (58.9 inches)
Fuel capacity23.00 litres (6.08 US gallons)
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