Italian Motorcycles

Riva Motorcycles, Italy

Manufactured: 1928

A supercharged four-cylinder 500cc engine with dual overhead camshaft and water cooling built by Valerio Riddle made a brief appearance at the 1928 Monza Grand Prix. It exploded on the first lap.

There was also a Riva made in France in 1950s: Riva RSI

Sources: MC Storico Conti et al

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