An encyclopedic work entirely dedicated to the motorcycle and divided into 5 volumes:
Vol.1: From the origins to the first world war
Vol.2: War and post-war period (1915 - 1925)
Vol.3: Modern times (1926 - 1940)
Vol.4: The Second World War (1940 - 1955) - 5 The last 20 years
This fascinating opera tells of the long and glorious history of the Italian manufacturer APRILIA as recorded by the 1st Italian motorcycle magazine "Motociclismo". The book shows the complete production up to the very last model, including the racing and off-road models, even limited production models, scooter bikes, engineering, designers, riders, races, records, etc... Each model, from 1967 up to 1998, is described with history and technical evolution specifications, and through a large selection of photographs, most of them have never been published before. Great attention was paied to the protagonists of this bikes’s history and to its riders.