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Piviere Mopeds by Zanzi

A Brief History of the Marque

Manufactured: 1953-56

Manufactured by Officine Meccaniche Zanzi of Ivrea, Torino, 1953 to 1956

This was a moped named "Piviere" with a 49 cc twostroke engine mounted below the pedals. It had rigid rear and pressed metal parallelogram forks.

Source: OTTW

N.B. Another source gives dates of 1953-1960.


Built a two-stroke moped with a pressed metal frame, using friction drive.

Piviere (En. Plover)

Sources: MC Storico Conti, et al.

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