The Bologna factory began manufacture of 49cc lightweights in 1951 with Sachs engines, later using both DEMM and FB-Minarelli 49cc two-stroke. There was a collaboration with the French company Gitane, with machines marketed as the Gitane-Testi, and also with the Swedish Standard concern.
Testi Related Information:
- Sheldon’s EMU Testi page here.
- Wheels of Italy Testi page here.
- Gitane Testi Champion (1970) story in Italian here.