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Aprilia coup as top design ace joins up.

Aprilia has a new head of design, Miguel Galluzzi.

And if his past achievements are anything to go by, we can expect to see some stunners emerge from the Noale factory very soon.

In 1989 Galluzzi joined the Cagiva Group. Here he gained international fame as the man behind the 1992 Ducati Monster The Monster (informally called Il Mostro in Italian) is a motorcycle designed by Miguel Angel Galluzzi and produced by Ducati Motor Holdings in Bologna, Italy since 1993. , a bike still one of the icons of motorcycle design Motorcycle Design can be described as activities that define the appearance, function and engineering of motorcycles. Professionally it is a branch of industrial design, similar to automotive design using identical techniques and methodology, but not as focused on styling. .

Other designs by Galluzzi include the Ducati 900 SS and 944 ST, the Cagiva Planet, Raptor and Xtra-Raptor, and all the gorgeous Husqvarnas from 1997 onwards.

"Our strategy now is to achieve a more extensive and more aggressive coverage of the main segments of today's motorcycle market through a range of easily identifiable products, advanced technology and innovation, and unmistakable style," says Aprilia brand manager, Leo Leo, in astronomy
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Publication:Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)
Date:Oct 6, 2006
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