WHAT’S IN A NAME?

Classic Dirtbike - - You Neeed -

In prepa­ra­tion of this fea­ture, CDB had a chance to chat to a guid­ing in­flu­ence on Montesa’s suc­cess – Pere Pi – and we asked him about the des­ig­na­tion ‘Cap­pra.’ In far bet­ter English than my Span­ish would be, the re­tired for­mer Span­ish MX cham­pion told us: “The capra is a moun­tain goat type of an­i­mal, an ibex or that sort of thing, it seemed to fit our Mxer and we liked the name, added an­other ‘p’ and it be­came ‘Cap­pra.’”

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