1992 Bimota YB8 By Mecum

Bimota is a small Italian manufacturer of custom and production motorcycles. It was founded in 1973 in Rimini, Italy by Valerio Bianchi, Giuseppe Morri, and Massimo Tamburini. The company name is a portmanteau derived from the first two letters of each of the three founders’ surnames, Bianchi Morri Tamburini.

This one will be auctioneered in January at Mecum, Las Vegas. Check out all Lots here.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Maine title
  • Only 252 produced between 1990 and 1992
  • Fastest production motorcycle at the time
  • 172 mph tested in Italy
  • Has a Yamaha FZR 1000 cc engine
  • No miles, like new
  • Original paint

Report by mecum.com

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