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2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike Review

The new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike is for those peoples who are madly in love with the modern and luxurious bike. This new bike features the custom look with the modern and latest technology. It is powered by the largest V-Twin engine providing the best performance of all times. It comes with the latest chromium inserts and finely crafted details with new LED lights. Its classic lines add another level to its attractive look. It is among the list of the Best Cruiser Motorcycle as well. Following are the full review and specifications of new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike.

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike – Features

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike

Flashback Effect and Technology

The new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike comes with the flashback effect, which comes out in details. Its spoked wheels, the saddle, the rear mudguard with the gem-shaped taillight and the bullhorn handlebars all provides the flashback effect. Its fuel tank is kept a bit large with the teardrop mirror-finish chrome treatment for a more attractive look. The twin coachline is protected by using another layer of clear coat, which adds prestigious touch to the tank. The new rear and front mudguards and side panels are also highlighted with dual white coaching with another protective layer of clearcoat. It ends in the point evocative of the tip of the paintbrush. The logo of new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike is inspired from Eldorado 850 badge. The passenger saddle is attached to the chrome luggage rack with the built-in grab-handle. The passenger saddle can be easily removed to make plenty of room for luggage and necessary things. The new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike features the spoked wheels of 16 inches, which are attached with the classic whitewall tires. The front tire is about 130/90 and the rear one is 180/65. These tires draw attention to the rear wraparound mudguards, which looks amazing. The rims have unpainted polished aluminum with the inner rim width of 3.5 inches front and rear of 5.5 inches. This bike is indeed the best combination of classic style with the latest technology of tubeless tires. The front and rear end are carefully designed to enhance the overall beauty of the bike. The new full cover shock absorbers offer the smooth ride. The new gem-shaped rear light cluster and the classically rounded turn indicators enhance the overall classic look. It features the new polyelliptical light, which is equipped with the LED daylight running light (DRL). Its instrument contains the latest digital technology featuring the 150 mm diameter of a circular panel with an analog rev counter scale while the full-matric suspension display is positioned at the center. The use of new handlebar electric controls, the quality of outfitting has been improved. They are more functional with an aluminum finish. The left side hosts the controls for the new Moto Guzzi control. This is the new system, which allows the selected speed to be maintained without acting on its throttle and the cruising speed to be decreased and increased by pressing the cursor button on the left side electrical control. Its speed can be increased with just the twist of the throttle. When the throttle is released, the speed of cruising will be resumed. This system automatically disengages, when the rider applies brakes or press the selector button or when the throttle grip is twisted in reverse. Once the system is deactivated, the last cruising speed set can be resumed with its resume feature. The seat is carefully designed and has the full support of saddle in the provision of the comfortable ride. The seat height is about 740 mm provides the comfortable ride. The new floorboards add another level of comfort while the chromium plated own horn tapered handlebars ensure the rider has the full control over the new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike.

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike

Maps and Traction Control

When the rider is riding on the highway, he can activate its cruise control and can listen to the music while enjoying the pleasant ride. In cruise control, the engine provides the torque of 121 Nm at 3,000 RPM. This twin cylinder is designed by the monumental architecture with the valve covers painted black with the laser printed Moto Guzzi. The smooth cooling fins are crafted with the facing technique, which is being used to make the footrest brackets of a passenger. The engine is being approved by Euro 4 and it features the secondary air system at the exhaust and specific catalytic converter. This engine provides the best performance due to its new full Ride-by-wire multimap electronic management. This system ensures fine-tune and precise throttle control allowing the engine to return the top shelf smooth response without being twitchy in closing and opening. This technology enables the rider to choose any one of the three engine management maps i.e. Turismo, Veloce, and Pioggia. The new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike has the full support of the new traction control (MGCT) that can be adjusted on three actuation levels in order to increase the active safety. This custom bike was developed with the goal of increasing precision and pleasure of riding. The frame stiffness, the tires, the trail and the suspension calibration are perfectly matched to increase the riding fun and pleasure.

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike

Media Platform

The all-new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike features the latest MG-MP (Moto Guzzi Multimedia Platform), which is available as optional equipment. This system allows the rider to establish the connection between the bike and rider’s smartphone. The rider can easily download the App from App Store and Google Play and can establish the link between the vehicle and the internet. This wireless connection enables the rider to see important information about the vehicle on a smartphone. The screen of the phone allows the rider to view five parameters of his choice at a time. Same feature is also present in 2017 Moto Guzzi  Audace. There is an Eco Ride mode which helps to limit the fuel consumption and to maintain an eco-compatible riding conduct. The rider can also store the trip data for future analysis. When the light of fuel reverse comes on, the MG-MP indicate the location of closed petrol station for refueling. This platform also has Grip Warning function which replicates the indications on the traction control operation for better visibility plus it provides information in real time. There is an option for limit thresholds, which can be set both for lean angle and engine speed. Whenever the limits are exceeded, the system uses the relative indicator lights to alert the rider.

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike


The following accessories are available for the new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike.

  • “Journey” aluminum mirrors.
  • “Show off” aluminum clutch and brake lever.
  • “Journey” aluminum rear brake lever kit.
  • “Journey” aluminum rear brake pedal kit.
  • “Journey” aluminum gearshift lever kit.
  • Fork stanchion covers.
  • Brake and clutch master cylinder cover.
  • Rear brake fluid reservoir cover.
  • Front mudguard badge.
  • Aluminium fork cap covers.
  • Front brake disc cover kit.
  • Machined head covers – grey.
  • Cylinders heat shield.
  • Front engine guard.
  • Chromium plated tank side covers.
  • Cylinder head guards.
  • Rider footpegs.
  • Folding passenger footpegs.
  • Supplementary lights.
  • Swingarm washers.
  • Sports windshield.
  • Medium windshield.
  • Lowered windshield brackets.
  • Standard windshield brackets.
  • Windshield.
  • Large windshield.
  • Windshield air deflectors.
  • GPS bracket.
  • Handlebar bag.
  • Leather tank bag.
  • Strap for the leather tank bag.
  • Pair of leather side panniers.
  • Side brackets for panniers.
  • Eldorado “Eagle” motorcycle cover.
  • Eldorado “Eagle” motorcycle cover with top box.
  • Electronic alarm.

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike – Technical Specifications


Type 90° V-twin engine, 4-stroke, 4 valves, double ignition
Cooling Air and oil with an independent cooling pump Oil radiator with thermostat controlled fan
Displacement 1380 cc
Bore and stroke 104 mm x 81.2 mm
Compression ratio 10.5: 1
Timing system diagram
(1 mm checking clearance)
Intake valve opens 19° BTDC / intake valve closes 55° ABDC / exhaust valve opens 49° BBDC / exhaust valve closes 12° TDC
Maximum power 71 kW (96 HP) at 6500 RPM
Maximum torque 120 Nm 2750 min-1
Fuel supply / Ignition Phased electronic Multipoint sequential injection, Magneti Marelli IAW7SM; “ride by wire” Ø 52 mm throttle body, IWP 243, Magneti Marelli injectors, double oxygen sensor, integrated management of 3 engine mappings, traction control, and cruise control
Starting Electrical
Spark plugs NGK LMAR8F, 2 per cylinder
Exhaust system stainless steel, 2-in-2 type, 3-way catalytic converter with double oxygen sensor
Emissions compliance Euro 3


Gearbox 6-speed
Gear ratio values 1st 17/38 = 1: 2.235, 2nd 20/34 = 1: 1.700, 3rd 23/31 = 1: 1.348, 4th 26/29 = 1: 1.115, 5th 31/30 = 1: 0.968
Primary drive 6th 30/24 = 1: 0.8 with helical teeth (ratio 26/35 = 1: 1,346)
Final drive Double cardan joint and fixed bevel gear seat, drive ratio 10/36 = 1: 3.6)
Clutch Single-disc with integrated anti-vibration buffer

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike Specs


Frame Steel tubing, closed double cradle with an elastic-kinematic engine mounting system to an isolate vibrations.
Wheelbase 1695 mm
Trail 144 mm
Headstock angle 33°
Steering angle 37°
Front suspension Standard fork, Ø 46 mm, with radial caliper mounting bracket and telescopes on the stanchions
Front wheel travel 120 mm
Rear suspension Swingarm with two shock absorbers, with adjustable spring preload
Rear wheel travel 120 mm
Front brake Dual 320 mm stainless steel floating discs, Brembo radial calipers with 4 horizontally opposed pistons
Rear brake 282 mm of stainless steel fixed disc, Brembo floating caliper with 2-parallel pistons
Wheels Aluminium alloy
Front wheel rim 3.50″ x 16″
Rear wheel rim 5.50″ x 16″
Front tyre 130/90 R16ʼʼ
Rear tyre 180/65 R16ʼʼ

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike Specs

Electric System

System voltage 12 V
Battery 12V – 18 Ah
Alternator 12 V – 550 W

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike


Length 2445 mm
Width 940 mm
Height 1460 mm
Saddle height 740 mm (720 mm opt.)
Minimum ground clearance 165 mm
Kerb weight 314 Kg
Fuel tank capacity 20.5 litres
Reserve 5 litres

2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike


This article is about the review of new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike and it is covered under www.bikescatalog.com. This is the modern custom bike features the classic style frame with the latest technology. The frame is very strong and shiny, the classic mudguards, classic tires and new handlebars enhance the overall classic look of the bike. Each and every part of new 2017 Eldorado Moto Guzzi Custom Bike has carefully designed and mounted for better performance and outstanding riding experience.

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