Tagged: SFC

Orange Bruiser: 1972 Laverda SFC for Sale

Orange Bruiser: 1972 Laverda SFC for Sale

Laverda’s fierce homologation SFC was powered by a tuned version of their nearly bulletproof parallel-twin and was available in any color you wanted, as long as it was orange. You know, as good-looking as...

Road-Legal Racer: 1972 Laverda SFC 750 for Sale

Road-Legal Racer: 1972 Laverda SFC 750 for Sale

Laverda’s SFC is quite literally a race-bike for the road, from the end of the era when this was realistically possible. “Super Freni Competizione” translates basically to “Super Braking Competition” and refers to the...

The OTHER Italian Twin: 1974 Laverda 750 SF2

The OTHER Italian Twin: 1974 Laverda 750 SF2

I always have to write up Laverdas when I find them: they’re often forgotten when talking about classic Italian sportbikes, overshadowed by their rivals over in Bologna. The 650cc parallel twin SF Laverdas were...

Truth in Advertising: 1975 Laverda SFC for Sale in Italy

Truth in Advertising: 1975 Laverda SFC for Sale in Italy

Manufacturers love to throw around terms like “race bike for the road” and “Moto GP technology for the street”. But it’s really just hyperbole: the only thing most road bikes have in common with...

Fast Classic: 1971Laverda SF Race Bike for Sale

Fast Classic: 1971Laverda SF Race Bike for Sale

Well two Laverdas in one week is cause for celebration, although these are at opposite ends of the spectrum. The previous SFC was a collector’s item, a racebike in road trim that might be...

Homologation Special: 1974 Laverda 750 SFC

Homologation Special: 1974 Laverda 750 SFC

So I generally hate branding on t-shirts: I’m not a big fan of paying for the privilege of advertising someone’s company. But I make an exception for vintage car and bike logo shirts, especially...

Laverda Week Continues: 1988 Laverda SFC 1000 for Sale

Laverda Week Continues: 1988 Laverda SFC 1000 for Sale

Wow, it’s positively raining Laverdas this week! This particular example is pretty rare on these shores: I’ve never actually seen one for sale here, and the 1988 year is interesting, since I was under...

The Real Deal: 1974 Laverda SFC for Sale

The Real Deal: 1974 Laverda SFC for Sale

Of all the motorcycles being brought back from the dead these days, the only one I really want to see again is Laverda. But I wouldn’t want to see them reincarnated as some boutique...

1973 Laverda 750 SFC Replica

1973 Laverda 750 SFC Replica

I’ve said before that I’m kind of a fan of replicas.  Not the creepy, “is that Ferrari drunk, or is it a Fiero with a body-kit” sort of replicas.  Replicas of machines too valuable...

1975 Laverda 750 SFC replica in Marina, CA

1975 Laverda 750 SFC replica in Marina, CA

1975 Laverda 750 SFC replica with 13,179 miles for sale on eBay. Bike is located in Marina, CA. The 750 SFC is one of Laverda’s more collectible models (the other being the Jota) but...