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New Panigale: More tech, easier to ride, ready for the track

BORGO PANIGALE, Italy - Further improved, easier to ride, more intuitive, less tiring, and even faster... just a few promises for 2020 from Ducati, one of the world's most glamorous motor-cycle builders It's the Panigale V4 and it's said to be ready for the track. After being confirmed for the second consecutive year, ''the world's… Continue reading New Panigale: More tech, easier to ride, ready for the track

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Dashing Ducati Diavel: Second design award from US

BORGO PANIGALE, Italy: – Design and sheer personality, bikemaker Ducati says, have always been an essential part of every one of its machines; indeed the number of international awards won emphasises that. Now the Diavel 1260 S (above) which won the British Red Dot design prize has now gone on to enjoy success in the… Continue reading Dashing Ducati Diavel: Second design award from US

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Marquez clinches fifth MotoGP title with victory in Japan

TOKYO, Japan - Spaniard Marc Marquez made 2018 a hat-trick season here on Sunday by winning the MotoGP championship with another top-podium from the Japanese MotoGP race. It couldn't have been closer, with title rival Andrea Dovizioso falling on the penultimate lap while trying to squeeze past the about-to-be champion. Reuters reports Honda's Hamilton, now… Continue reading Marquez clinches fifth MotoGP title with victory in Japan

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Marquez pips Rossi for pole in first Thai MotoGP

BANGKOK, Thailand - MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez earned his 50th pole start today (Oct 6) ahead of what will be the first Thailand MotoGP on Sunday. Valentino Rossi was second - but all the top 10 (see below) were in the 1min30 bracket. Honda's Marquez, already a four-times MotoGP champion, scored his place with… Continue reading Marquez pips Rossi for pole in first Thai MotoGP

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Nose-and-tail radar on way from Ducati

Ducati brings forward 2025 motorcycle safety tech Phase 1 started: ABS Cornering on all Ducatis Radar systems soon for production machines BOLOGNA, Italy - Ducati sees itself as a leader in motor-cycle crash avoidance and was the first in the industry to equip a heritage/classic model, the Ducati Scrambler 1100, with Cornering ABS. This level… Continue reading Nose-and-tail radar on way from Ducati

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Around the world solo on a Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled

First stop: the Ducati factory in Borgo Panigale 56 000km to raise funds for the Movember Foundation 35 countries in the target in 13 months - Go Henry! LONDON, England - Briton Henry Crew has set off (April 3 2018) to ride a Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled 56 000km across 35 countries and six continents… Continue reading Around the world solo on a Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled

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New Ducati Scrambler 1100: Don’t do this at home

Ducati Scrambler 1100 Special on Audi Geneva stand Ducati sound, plenty torque, high-quality components Expected to be with dealers starting mid-March BORGO  PANIGALE, Bologna - Ducati is  at the 2018 Geneva auto show with what it describes as ''one of the most interesting and eagerly awaited bikes in the new range''. The Italian bikemaker is… Continue reading New Ducati Scrambler 1100: Don’t do this at home

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Ducati bringing 5 new models to Motorcycle Live

Bikes, bikes, bikes at UK's 2017 Motorcycle Live show New Ducati accessories and clothing to browse Centre-stage will be limited-edition V4 Speciale LONDON, England - The 2018 Ducati range will be on display at this year’s Motorcycle Live (18-16 2017) - five new models with the most prominent the Panigale V4. It's a machine which,… Continue reading Ducati bringing 5 new models to Motorcycle Live

2018 DUCATI 821. Image: Ducati Motorcycles / Newspress
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Five new Ducatis for 2018 – here’s the first

25-year-old Monster 900 was inspiration for 821 Ducati Safety Pack keeps a rein on performance Monster 821 first of five new models for 2018 BORGO PANIGALE, Italy - Ducati has released information and images of the first of five new models to be released by the Italian motorcycling icon - Monster 821. The latest "naked"… Continue reading Five new Ducatis for 2018 – here’s the first

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Desmosedici Stradale: New V4 for coming Ducati sport bikes

New Desmosedici GP engine for production Key features include counter-rotating crankshaft Cutting-edge tech from racing to the road BOLOGNA, Italy - Ducati has given a preview of a new four-cylinder Desmosedici V4 engine designed, the prestige bikemaker says, "to power the Ducati supersport models of tomorrow". Transferring the technology of its most cutting-edge engine from… Continue reading Desmosedici Stradale: New V4 for coming Ducati sport bikes