Archive for the 'Ducati Company' Category

Ducati to Launch Diesel Multistrada Granturismo

It would seem that the Audi acquisition of Ducati is paying off in mysterious ways. The Lamborghini-esque Superleggera Panigale model and a greater commitment to MotoGP racing were all likely payoffs from having the luxury car maker at the helm of Ducati. Now it seems that VW group technology of a different kind is to be […]

Ducati Gives the Diavel a Facelift

Ducati has revealed a face lifted version of its Diavel power cruiser at a VW event on the eve of the Geneva Motor Show.  The 2015 model incorporates a bunch of changes aimed at improving ergonomics and smoothing the power delivery.  To that end the Dual Spark Testastretta engine first seen in the revised Multistrada […]

Ducati Reveals Monster 1200

Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali used the EICMA press conference in Milan to unveil the new Ducati Monster 1200, the third generation of Ducati’s iconic naked model.

Ducati Does a Lamborghini with the 1199 Superleggera

Ducati is taking a page from Lamborghini’s playbook in introducing a new, expensive and limited edition model Panigale. Celebrating the Italian manufacturer’s commitment to performance technology and lightweight construction, Ducati now proudly introduces its latest limited edition dream model, the highly exclusive 1199 Superleggera.

Carlos Checa Announces His Retirement from Racing

As expected, on the eve of the final races of the 2013 World Superbike championship, taking place at the Andalusian track of Jerez de la Frontera, Carlos Checa, 2011 world champion with Ducati, has announced his retirement from the world of racing.

Ducati Features in New Take on Iconic Monopoly Board Game

Hasbro’s all-new MONOPOLY Empire features Ducati among 22 of the world’s most prestigious brands, offering players a whole new gaming experience in which they buy and sell the best-known names in business (instead of property) to “take over the empire” and win.

Ducati Announces ‘Senna’ Panigale

Marking Ducati’s participation at the Two Wheels Motorcycle Show in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the Italian manufacturer presented a surprise Senna version of their 1199 Panigale S model.

Ducati 899 Panigale Deep Dive

The introduction of the Ducati 899 Panigale was announced on the eve of the IAA International Motor Show was perhaps surprising given that Ducati is scheduled to reveal more about its 2014 lineup later this week.  In any event the bambino Panigale makes a welcome entry to the entry level Superbike class.  Everything you ever wanted […]

Ducati to Outline 2014 Models Next Week

  Ducati has issued invitations to the motorcycling press to a meeting next week where Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali will present a preview of the company’s planned lineup for the 2014 model year.

Ducati Air Bike Challenge

No its not trying to outdo the amazing airtime Andrea Dovizioso got last weekend during the Sachsenring MotoGP.  Instead Ducati is celebrating MotoGP by launching a competition where fans can submit videos of them ‘air racing’ and win passes to MotoGP races.