The odds of lightning striking the same place more than once is very high. Pierre Terblanche, is a designer who has contributed to tailoring several highly stylistic motorcycles. Lightning has struck more than one time in Pierre Terblanche’s career. Having been a major contributor to the design for the Moto Guzzi V12 Concept Pierre show that a highly tailored motorcycle can be brought to a production line.
In a press release related to this motorcycle Miguel Galluzzi commented “Throughout its history, Moto Guzzi has put forward a unique concept of motorcycle. Everything started with an idea, and new ideas have always been the lifeblood of the “Italian eagle”. “
Another motorcycle Pierre has touched that has reached iconic status is the Ducati MH900e. This stylish machine has gained a large following and dedicated sites such as, http://www.mh900e.org, where owners of the MH900e gather to discuss their motorcycles. Norton Motorcycles is now hopping for the lightning strike, Pierre Terblanche has signed on with this iconic brand.
Stuart Garner, CEO of Norton says “Pierre’s experience of bringing innovative new products to the marketplace will be a vital factor in developing the Norton range, whilst paying due respect to its’ traditions. Combining his flair for original concepts with Norton’s sporting traditions, will allow us to create a range of motorcycles bearing the historic Norton badge that will be unlike anything else in the marketplace.” The design legacy of Pierre Terblanche continues, we look forward to his future motorcycle designs.
Courtesy of AllAboutBikes.com