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Taking a Cue from MotoGP Not long ago I wrote about the new Panigale V2 receiving its White Rosso livery. Now Ducati is offering a special white color for the Multistrada 950 S. The bike will be available with a new GP White color scheme in 2021, according to DriveMags. The color scheme is different …

Flipping the Script The new Panigale V2 debuted with a monochromatic Rosso Ducati, but now Ducati has revealed a new livery for the bike. The new color scheme is called White Rosso. The White Rosso livery features Star White Silk color as its main color. The white is the primary color here, and it does …

Number 001 Ducati’s Superleggera V4 is an insane machine. It’s the only motorcycle homologated for road use that features carbon fiber frame, swingarm, and rims. It’s also exceptionally fast, and very track ready. The bike will be built in limited, numbers—only 500 will be made—and the first one to come out of the factory has …

A Beautiful Scrambler The Ducati Style Center and the Scuderia Club Italia teamed up to make the new Ducati Scrambler 1100 Club Italia. The bike will be a limited series, and not many will be made. According to Motociclismo, the bike will be sold exclusively to members of the club. Scuderia Club Italia is a …

Producing the Dream Ducati has now started production for the Superleggera V4. The first model came off the production line of the Borgo Panigale plant. Ducati will make 500 units of this limited-production motorcycle. The bike will be the only motorcycle in the world approved for road use with a carbon fiber frame, swingarm, and …

A New Hypermotard Ducati revealed the Hypermotard 950 RVE the other day with its special “Graffiti” livery inspired by street art. The bike is based on the Hypermotard 950 Concept that was presented in 2019 at the prestigious Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. The bike will sit between the Hypermotard 950 and the Hypermotard 950 SP …

It’s Clear Why Ducati hosted a Custom Rumble competition, and recently over 70 motorcycles were entered from dealerships around the world, according to Motorcycle News. Ducati allowed a public vote to narrow the entries down to five bikes and the winner was selected by a panel of judges that included many influential members of the …

Mecum Indy 200 Auction At the Mecum Indy auction, there will be a collection of 25 motorcycles up for sale. Al Phillips of Chicago will offer his long-time collection at the auction house for its Indianapolis sale on July 12, 2020. If you can’t find something out of this collection that you want to bid …

Ready to Go In case you haven’t heard, Ducati is back in action and working to get back to full capacity. Claudio Domenicali, the company’s CEO tweeted that it has been three weeks since the company restarted production and general facility activities, and in that tweet, he also showcased a pre-production Superleggera and said it’s …

It Also Sets Ducati Up for Success Post-Lockdown Ducati was able to institute a couple of programs during the COVID-19 pandemic, and those programs have helped the company see good sales results in April and should set the company up for success later on, according to an email I was sent. The Ducati Delivers program …

Got a Panigale V2 to Upgrade? Ducati’s Panigale V2 is already a killer sportbike, but if you want to upgrade it, you now can get yourself the Öhlins Racing TTX GP Shock Absorber. It features “an array of leading-edge technologies preferred by championship riders in MotoGP, SBK, and BSB competition …” It’s now available for …

What Is the Best New Bike? Looking over the long list of new or updated motorcycles for 2020, I have to say that there are some truly killer machines out there this year. There are far more new or updated models than I originally thought, and there are standouts in each segment of the motorcycle …

Getting Back on Track COVID-19 threw a giant wrench in the inner workings of the motorcycle industry. Bike manufacturers from all over were temporarily shutting down, and now it looks like things might start to reopen. According to OmniMoto, Ducati is easing back into production again. A number of Ducati employees are back in the …

2020 Is A Great Year for Ducati Motorcycles Ducati has been killing it lately. The company ended the 2019 year on a high note, and it’s 2020 lineup looks equally impressive. Even more so, if I’m being honest. The company keeps adding the kind of bikes that folks want to buy and ride, and that’s …

The Icon Goes Dark: The 2020 Ducati Scrambler Icon Dark Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The latest Ducati Scrambler Café Racer takes the idea of a classic café racer and gives it a modern, Italian twist. It’s smart, sleek, and perfect for conquering the urban jungle. But unlike a lot of modern …

The Icon Goes Dark: The 2020 Ducati Scrambler Icon Dark Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links While it might look like the classic Ducati Scrambler Icon with a new paint job, the new Scrambler Icon Dark is an entirely new beast. It shares plenty of classic Scrambler DNA but it has an entirely …

The 2020 Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The latest Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled is more than just nostalgia. While it takes its inspiration directly from the golden age of scrambling during the 1960s and 70s, the modern Desert Sled features more than enough of its own character to …

The Flat Track Inspired Ducati Scrambler Full Throttle! Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The new Ducati Scrambler Full Throttle takes its inspiration directly from the world of Super Hooligan flat track racing, mixing the best features of American run what you brung attitude with sophisticated Italian design. It’s a dirty Ducati, built …

Ducati’s Sports Cruiser: The 2020 Ducati XDiavel & XDiavel S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The XDiavel is Ducati’s first authentic power cruiser, designed specifically to blur the line between sports performance and comfortable, low-slung cruising. It’s got the horsepower, it’s got the torque, and it offers no compromises whatsoever. Ducati enters …

The Sports Cruiser: The Ducati 1260 & 1260 S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s muscular sports cruiser is one of the most exciting motorcycles on the market. It’s the successful fusion of a naked street bike with the presence and comfort of a modern power cruiser. Big in power, huge in …

New For 2020: The Ducati Multistrada 1260 S Grand Tour Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The all-new Multistrada 1260 S Grand Tour is Ducati’s first real premium touring motorcycle. Based on the successful Multistrada platform, which has already proven itself as a winning combination of sports performance and touring capability, the new …

The 2020 Ducati Multistrada 1260, 1260 S, & 1260 Pikes Peak Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s flagship adventure-focused motorcycle is back for 2020, with just enough new features to make it an improvement on last year’s model. If you’re looking for an all-purpose Ducati with a do-anything and go-anywhere character, you …

Unparalleled Versatility: The 2020 Ducati Multistrada 950 & 950 S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s sport-touring and Supermoto inspired Multistrada 950 returns for 2020, bringing big Multistrada fun into a smaller and sleeker package. Available in two flavors, the standard Multistrada 950, and the more exclusive Multistrada 950 S, this sleek …

The 2020 Ducati Multistrada 1260 Enduro Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s enduro-focused Multistrada 1260 offering returns for 2020, bringing greater off-road ergonomics and sports-oriented performance to the already popular Multistrada line-up. The 1260 Enduro is rally-esque in design, transforming the Multistrada 1260 into a more off-road ready machine that guarantees exceptional …

The All New 2020 Ducati Hypermotard 950 & 950 SP Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s new Hypermotard 950 takes its inspiration directly from the early days of motard racing, keeping things simple, streamlined, and sporty. Designed for aggressive handling and supreme agility, the Ducati Hypermotard 950 is all about lightweight fun …

The End Of An Era: The Ducati 1299 Panigale R Final Edition Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The aptly named 1299 Panigale R Final Edition is Ducati’s final farewell model that celebrates the end of an era. It’s the last outing for Ducati’s largest displacement twin-cylinder Superquadro engine since the top-tier Panigale …

The Limited Edition Ducati Panigale V4 25° Anniversario 916 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links In 2019 the legendary Ducati 916 marked its 25th anniversary. Such an iconic motorcycle, designed by master motorcycle designer Massimo Tamburini, demanded a special edition anniversary model to celebrate those 25 iconic years. Ducati has risen to the …

Speed & Adrenaline: The 2020 Ducati Panigale V4 R Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Ducati Panigale V4 R is about as close as you can get to riding the brand’s Desmosedici GP20 MotoGP motorcycle without taking up a career as a professional racer. Ducati claims that this is as close …

Ducati’s Entry Level Monster: The Monster 797 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Ducati Monster 797 is the perfect entry-level Ducati for those looking for a fun but practical ride experience, and a machine that’s just as at home on the track as it is putting in the hours commuting to …

The Ultimate Naked Ducati: The 2020 Ducati Monster 1200 & 1200 S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The iconic Monster 1200 returns for 2020, bringing unmistakable Italian style and charisma to the naked bike scene, with sports-inspired performance and everyday practicality wrapped in a gorgeous package. Two models are available for 2020: …

Fresh Upgrades For The 2020 Ducati Panigale V4 & V4 S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s class-leading Panigale V4 and V4 S models return for 2020 with a number of exciting and performance-enhancing upgrades that promise to take sports-focused riders to the next level. Ducati has worked hard with Ducati Corse …

Iconic Beasts: The 2020 Ducati Monster 821 & 821 Stealth Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links For 2020, the Monster 821 takes its inspiration directly from the original Ducati Monster 900, which first appeared on the scene some 25 years ago. When it arrived, it caused a sensation that redefined what a naked …

The Panigale Reborn: The 2020 Ducati Panigale V2 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s flagship Panigale model has been upgraded with a fancier V4 engine, but the original twin-cylinder Panigale hasn’t been abandoned. In fact, it’s enjoyed something of a makeover, with a redesign and a plethora of performance-enhancing upgrades. For 2020, …

Introducing The 2020 Ducati Streetfighter V4 and V4 S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Ducati’s fearsome Streetfighter V4 is all you hoped it would be and more. In short, it’s an unfaired Panigale that has been kitted out with all the essential streetfighter parts: wide and high handlebars, an aggressive front end, …

The 2020 Ducati Supersport and Supersport S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Ducati Supersport first broke cover in 2017, designed as the missing link in the evolutionary chain between Ducati’s Monster and Panigale models. It has all the characteristics of an aggressive sports machine, but with the calmer and more practical …

Hear from Ducati Engineers and Technicians Ducati sent out a press release that let us know on Wednesday 25 at 5:30 pm UK time that the company will host a live stream with their engineers, designers, and technicians. The folks on the live stream are the people behind the new Streetfighter V4. This live stream …

Scrambling to a Win Ducati’s Scrambler Desert Sled is a killer bike, even off-road. This was put on display at the Mint 400 in the Hooligan Open Class. Ducati partnered with Fasthouse to make this happen. The bikes were ridden by Jordan Graham and Ricky Diaz. There was a third Ducati Scrambler in the race …

Reorganizing Production Lines Things are getting serious with Coronavirus now. Several brands have shut down facilities, races have been canceled, and now Ducati has announced it will shut its production facilities until March 25 for about a week to implement safety measures. The company noted that all support services will remain in action. The company …

Looks Finished If you’re anxiously awaiting the new V4 Multistrada from Ducati, then I have good news! Sorry, it’s not quite ready yet, but the bike was spotted out testing, according to MoreBikes. The motorcycle honestly looks more or less finished. The bike that was spotted was wearing a camo wrap to hide the specifics, …

Get Ready to Drain Your Bank Account The only 1965 Ducati 125cc four-cylinder GP motorcycle in existence will be auctioned off at the Bonhams Spring Stafford Sale on April 25 and 26. The bike is obviously an extremely sought after bike because it is the only one ever made. It is expected to bring a …