Chiossi Dirt Tracker

Chiossi Dirt Tracker

The city of Modena is an ancient one, built around faded winding streets and pastel alleyways. It is known as ‘The Capital of Engines’, because the factories of Ferrari, De Tomaso, Lamborghini, Pagani and Maserati are, or were, located in the city’s boundaries. The Italian passion for speed and beauty courses through the city, especially…

Lino Messori – At the Speed of Heart

Lino Messori – At the Speed of Heart

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The name of Lino Messori may not be as familiar as Ernesto Colnago or Edoardo Bianchi, for during his generation, Lino was one of many Italian frame builders with a little shop, creating elegant bicycles. Lino’s story is no less than wonderful, however. Born in 1926, he has been a racer, a boxer, he has…


Chiossi Strada

The lineage of Chiossi Cycles can be traced back to 1942 which, compared to Bianchi’s foundation in 1885, is recent but just as esteemed. The…

Chiossi Cycles Gloria

Paolo Chiossi worked his magic once again, this time with a circa-1940s Gloria frame. While Paolo’s refinement is masterful, it also serves to highlight the…

Chiossi Cycles Maino

This magnificent machine was originally a Maino frame from the 1940s until Paolo Chiossi restored it to its former glory. Chiossi Cycles is based in…