Who said that elegance does not apply to motorcycles?
A French manufacturer has been noticed at the recent Elegance Pebble Beach contest, California. Midual there has unveiled a stunning motorcycle, the Type 1.
Result of many years of work, the Type 1 Midual is a motorcycle worthy of haute couture, under an exceptional craftsmanship, which honors the French luxury.
Limited to thirty-five copies, they will be sold for the tidy sum of 140,000 euros. A sum nevertheless justified in view of the exceptional quality of finishes, materials and ingenuity of design.
Characteristic level, engine side we are on a flat-twin longitudinal displaying 1000 cm3. with its monocoque hull from solid aluminum finishes to choose from, its handles flu knees covered with hand-stitched leather, the dashboard in Australia oak. Finally, forty five different leather is associable to twenty-five different colors of sandy smelter.This is combined with parts from reputable suppliers such as for Ohlins for the suspensions and brakes by Brembo for Michelin tires.
However it will have to wait a bit before riding this monster of beauty, due out early 2016.
“Luxury means to live free of conventions and expectations.” – Anton Wolfgang Count Faber-Castell.