Video: A passion for 50s single-cylinder Italians


Petrolicious maybe a site famed for classic and retro cars videos, but once in a while, two-wheeled gems steal the limelight as how this video about classic 1950s-era Italian single-cylinder bikes.

This video details Hugo Gallina’s exploits with his passion via his Southern California-based business, Vintage Italian Restoration. Gallina specialises is the usual names such as Ducati, Moto Guzzi, and MV Agusta, as well as several almost-forgotten classics like Gilera, Benelli, and surprisingly, Maserati (yes, the very same trident supercar badge).

Words do little to paint the perfect picture, which is why we have the video below for you to experience Gallina’s work with these 50s classic Italian singles.