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Giacomo At Phillip Island This Weekend

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Giacomo Agostini said he wants fans to “hear the music of the engine” as he kicks off three days at Victoria’s Phillip Island meeting lovers of motorcycles at the 25th AMCN International Island Classic for historic bikes (Jan 26-28).   

The greatest motorcycle rider of our time, Giacomo at age 75, is making his fourth trip to the Island Classic and this year has brought four original MV Agustas from a private collection in Milan.

“When I use my bike I have a nice emotion because I go back with the memory and I remember all what I do with the bike so it is always a pleasure when I riding MV Agusta.

All of these bikes I win the world championship. All these bikes are the original bikes. It is a collection of Mr Elli, he has this collection of very very special MVs.

Two of the MVs at Phillip Island this weekend are the original bikes that brought ‘Ago’ championship success in the 350cc and 500cc GP classes between 1966-1973.

I love them both because I win with both. When you win, you are in love with your bike!”

said Giacomo.

Giacomo will be riding the 350cc version in parade laps across the weekend, as well as signing autographs and meeting fans.

The Island Classic features over 500 bikes and 300 riders from all corners of the globe in 56 races, including the headline act, the MV Agusta International Challenge where the UK, USA, Australia and NZ will battle for national honours.

View Full Giacomo Agostini Interview Here

Tickets Available At The Gate

Tickets now available from the Gate. Three-day tickets are only $95.00; Sunday only $65.00; Saturday only $55.00. All children 15 and under free*

Circuit camping packages for four nights are available, including three-day General Admission ticket for only $190.00 at the gate

Gates open at 8am each day. 

For more information contact the Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit on 03 5952 2710 or 
*Children 15 and under are free and must be accompanied by a paying adult.
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