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MOTOGP: Ducati’s 5-Step Program To Return To Glory

Written by Evan Williams Ducati’s MotoGP program has suffered through a tough couple of years, and the team saw a shakeup last week when Filippo Preziosi was moved to another position within Ducati and German Bernhard Gobmeier was brought onboard to head Ducati Corse. Paolo Ciabatti, the man who ran World Superbike’s operations side in […]

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Ducati S4R custom

 Italian automotive designer Paolo Tesio has reworked Ducati’s iconic Monster into an even more desirable machine, transforming its looks with remarkably few modifications. This custom is based on a Ducati Monster S4R, which was sold between 2003 and 2008 in most markets. It was the top of the range Monster at the time, with a […]

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The First Ducati Motorcycle

Ducati took its first steps as a motorcycle manufacturer by producing clip-on auxiliary engines for use with bicycles. Ducati began producing the engine in 1946 and it was named Cucciolo (Italian for puppy) because of the yapping sound the 48cc four-stroke single made.  Three years later they made their first entire motorcycle. These photos are […]

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Video: Porsche GT2 RS v. Ducati 1199 (Part 2)

Earlier this year, Chris Harris from Drive produced a video pitting a Porsche 911 GT2 RS against a Ducati 1199 Panigale in a drag race. The Porsche was slaughtered and had no chance. This time, Chris and motorcyclist Ben Cope from Visordown.com went to a 2 mile runway to see what happens when you let a […]

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MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso to Undergo Surgery

Ducati Corse’s newest rider, Andrea Dovizioso, is set to undergo surgery next week and have plate removed from his shoulder. Expected to have the surgery performed on December 4th, Dovi is waiting to do the surgery after the team’s private test at Jerez this week, and the Marco Simoncelli Foundation’s supermoto race this coming weekend. […]

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Commonwealth Games: Ducati Diavel Turbo is ready to play

A 236bhp turbo Diavel should be just the thing for a relaxed, lazy weekend… Based in Louisville, Kentucky, in the US, Commonwealth Motorcycles have built something that nobody else in the world has – a turbocharged Ducati Diavel. With 162bhp and 127Nm of torque from its 1198cc ‘Testastretta’ L-Twin, it’s not like the stock Diavel […]

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2013 Ducati Monster Diesel’s are in!

Get yours before they are gone!!! Just in before the holidays, the all new Diesel design Ducati Monster 1100 EVO!  Come down and check this Monster out and find out why the Diesel in one of the most desired bikes on 2013.  One things for sure if your getting this for a Christmas present you […]

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Triple world champ relives Tassie races

TRIPLE world superbike champion Troy Bayliss was the star attraction at the Tasmanian Motorcycle Club’s ride day at Symmons Plains yesterday. The 43-year-old Ducati rider who retired from professional racing in 2008 after winning his third world title, a British superbike championship and a MotoGP race, showed he could still draw plenty of admirers. “I […]

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The NEW 2013 Ducati Diavel Strada

Written by Ron Lieback Ducati Diavel Strada There’s performance, then there’s Ducati performance. And although the Diavel is far removed from Ducati’s usual suspects of high-performance superbike machinery, it still delivers the performance known from the Bologna-based manufacturer. And could there be a better name for Ducati’s first assault on the power-cruiser market than Diavel, […]

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Ducati Corse Welcomes Andrea Dovizioso

In preparation for the 2013 MotoGP season which starts tomorrow with the Valencia MotoGP test, Ducati Corse welcomed Andrea Dovizioso to the factory team. Dovi will have his first ride on the Ducati Desmosedici. Andrea Iannone and Michele Pirro (in the absence of Ben Spies) will also test for Pramac Ducati. Dovi looks happy to […]

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