Gianni Motta raced in the Giro d’Italia seven times and won six stages. In 1964 as a professional newcomer he was already fifth, in 1966 first, in 1967 and 1968 sixth and in 1973 tenth. In 1971 and 1972 he had to give up early. He competed twice in the Tour de France and in 1965 finished third overall. In Italy he was one of the best-known riders of his time and from 1965 to 1968 he was captain of the Molteni racing team.
Overall, he celebrated 85 victories, the Italian semi-classic Giro dell Emilia three times, the Giro dell Apennino twice and Milan-Turin, the Giro dell’Umbria , the Corsa Coppi and Giro di Romagna win once. In 1967, Motta was only narrowly beaten in the sprint by Eddy Merckx at the spring classic Milan-San Remo.
This stem is NOS in mint condition with some shop wear.
Stem Length 85mm or 110mm
Clamp diameter 26.0
Steerer diameter 22.2