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The 2017 Ducati 1299 Superleggera is a Machine for the Mad

by on 9 November 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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Ducati capped off its 2016 EICMA presentation with a limited-edition 1299 Superleggera, packaging its powerful 1285cc Superquadro engine almost entirely in carbon fiber. The 1299 SL uses the lightweight material for its structural components, which is a first for a production motorcycle (albeit limited to 500 units), for a claimed wet weight of 364 pounds […] More…

Audi Museum Features Ducati for 90th Anniversary

by on 2 November 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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Ducati is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year and  to celebrate its parent brand Audi is getting some of the most pivotal machines in the motorcycle manufacturer’s history together at the Audi Museum Mobile. “More Than Red—Passione Ducati” will run from November 9, 2016 to April 30, 2017 at Audi’s Ingolstadt museum. The exhibition will […] More…

Ducati Project 1408 Superbike Leaked

by on 21 October 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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Ducati seems to be ready to launch a new version of its limited-edition halo superbike, the Superleggera, and it apparently comes with some staggering numbers: 220 hp and 342 lbs. Oh, and then there’s the purported 66,000 English Pounds it’s rumored to cost in Europe. Of course, none of this is actually official. Ducati had […] More…

Ducati Videos Tease New Scrambler Desert Sled And Cafe Racer

by on 20 October 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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Within the past week, Ducati has published two videos on its YouTube page teasing two new Scrambler variants: the Cafe Racer and Desert Sled. The first video, published on October 11, teases the Cafe Racer model. The 14-second long video doesn’t reveal too much, obviously, other than a man in a dimly-lit garage standing next to […] More…

Ducati is Considering an Electric Motorcycle

by on 29 September 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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An electric Ducati is in the pre-concept phase, according to the motorcycle manufacturer’s CEO, Claudio Domenicali. Fourtitude spoke to Domenicali at Volkswagen’s Group night in Paris, ahead of the 2016 Paris Motor Show. The night centered on Volkswagen’s electric ambitions and how all brands would work towards the same goal. Domenicali said that although the […] More…

Ducati Globetrotter 90 is Across Mainland Asia

by on 20 September 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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Ducati’s ride around the world has just completed its second leg on the banks of the Pacific Ocean. Laurent Cochet is now handing his torch over to Jessica Leyne, who will through Japan and onto San Francisco. The Ducati Globetrotter 90 is a ride around the world in seven legs, ridden by seven riders, designed […] More…

#RideHMVC Freeman Racing Ducati Will Wear FDNY Livery for 9/11

by on 8 September 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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The MotoAmerica racing series is headed to New Jersey this weekend for the final race of the season. That race will be held on Sunday, which happens to coincide with the 15th anniversary of the tragic terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. To honor first responders who risked and often lost their lives in the […] More…

Ducati Goes to Sturgis for First Time with Roland Sands XDiavel

by on 16 August 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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For the first time in its 76 year history, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, North America’s biggest bike rally, officially hosted Ducati. To celebrate, the Italian motorcycle manufacturer brought along a one-off XDiavel customized by Roland Sands. The XDiavel is Ducati’s American-style, feet forward cruiser, that was introduced only last year. The design has been awarded […] More…

Ducati’s New 1299 Panigale S Anniversario Allows for Sweet Drifts

by on 5 July 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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Ducati celebrated its 90th anniversary this weekend with a humble little event it christened World Ducati Week. The limited edition bike will have a number of unique touches and a traction control system that allows the bike to drift. The 1299 Panigale S Anniversario features an all-new DTC EVO traction and wheelie control system that […] More…

Ducati Names the Seven Rider Who Will Ride Around the Globe

by on 29 June 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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The magnificent seven, as Ducati has taken to calling them, have been chosen for the Ducati Globtrotters 90th, a relay ride around the world. Starting at the Ducati factory in Bologna and stopping in Siberia, Japan, San Francisco, Indianapolis, the Isle of Man and more, this seven leg ride is designed to celebrate Ducati’s 90th […] More…

Ducati Isn’t for Sale Says Audi CEO

by on 21 June 2016 in Ducati News Fourtitude News

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Following the announcement that Volkswagen AG would be looking to find billions in savings in the next ten years, and rumors that the Group could be discontinuing up to 40 models, it was only natural that there would be some interest in the fate of Audi’s motorcycle brand, Ducati, as something of an outlier. According […] More…

Ducati Declared One of Italy’s Top Employers for Second Consecutive Year

by on 12 February 2016 in Ducati News

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The Bologna based company has been recognised for its excellent working conditions The report by the Top Employers Institute endorses the best companies in terms of Human Resources Ducati has been declared one of the Top Employers for Italy in 2016. The recognition, for the second year in a row, comes from the Top Employers Institute which […] More…