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2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro First Ride Review

I flew over 9,000 miles to ride the new Multistrada Enduro for about 90 miles. That ratio may seem a little out of balance but it was totally worth it because if I had to rate the roads of Sardinia on a scale of 1 to 10, I’d give them an 11. Jumping on the Enduro, you […]

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MotoGP: Andrea Iannone and Ducati Sets the Pace on Qatar Day Two

  Andrea Iannone was in superb form on day 2 of free practice at the Losail circuit, the Italian rider setting the quickest time in both of today’s sessions (FP2 and FP3) and proving to have an excellent pace. His team-mate Andrea Dovizioso was not far behind either: after finishing fifth in FP2, he then […]

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Ducati XDiavel Unveiling Party & Demo Day

“Dauntless, irreverent, unheard of, the new XDiavel breaches the world of cruisers with Ducati values, merging concepts that apparently stand worlds apart. Travelling and relaxing to the comfort of forward controls combines with the performance and handling of a real Ducati. The new Ducati Testastretta DVT 1262 engine reconciles the two different personalities of the […]

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Ducati Introduces Team and New Desmosedici GP16 MotoGP Bike

Manufacturer says its target is to finish in the top positions in all 18 rounds. After a very positive 2015 season with production bike sales exceeding the record number of 50,000 units and nine podium finishes in MotoGP, Ducati is looking to confirm its position in 2016, and it plans to do that with the […]

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Casey Stoner Completes First Laps Back With Ducati

Story: Rennie Scaysbrook Australian Casey Stoner has completed an emotional return to the Ducati factory with a single day’s outing on the Desmosedici GP16 at Sepang in Malaysia. Ducati’s only world champion in the MotoGP category was elated with being back on a MotoGP machine, one he described as a massive change from his previous […]

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Ducati Sold 54,800 Bikes in 2015 – Another Record

Photo: Custom Ducati Scrambler Enduro from Euro Cycles of Tampa Bay By Jensen Beeler As expected from earlier sales reports, Ducati Motor Holding is posting a banner year for 2015. The Italian motorcycle maker says that it sold 54,800 bikes last year, a 9,683 unit (+22%) increase over the number of bikes sold in 2014. Helping break the 50,000 units barrier, […]

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Ducati Draxter Concept is Pure, Wonderful, Evil

After announcing three one-off Scrambler customs yesterday (the Artika, the Revolution and the Peace Sixty2), Ducati added another surprise for its Verona Motor Bike Expo stage with the draXter, a drag racing concept bike based on the XDiavel. Developed by the Ducati Design Center’s Advanced Design area, the draXter takes the XDiavel cruiser closer to […]

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Ducati XDiavel Cruiser is an Italian Road ‘Hog’

Imagine if Lamborghini made a muscle car. Now picture it on two wheels. That’s essentially what Ducati has done with its new XDiavel. The Lamborghini-owned motorcycle maker has put Harley-Davidson and Indian in its sights with a distinctly Italian take on the American cruiser bike. Related Image The XDiavel features the classic laid-back seating position, […]

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Testing Bosch’s Newest Multistrada ABS and Stability Control Systems

To test the ever-advancing state of the art, Bosch invited us to its proving ground near the Motor City to try the newest generation of electronics on the 2015 Ducati Multistrada S, which is equipped with the Combined Braking System (eCBS), Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC), Rear Wheel Lift Control, and Ducati Traction Control (DTC). But […]

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Meet The New 2016 XDiavel

LOW SPEED EXCITEMENT Ducati enters the cruiser world and does so in its very own way, presenting a real cruiser but one that boasts the design, technical content and performance that is typical of Ducati bikes. The XDiavel is “low speed excitement”, where the relaxed low-speed riding is typical of the cruiser world, while the […]

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