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Being regular wealthy will do
If you want to be like Bond, you drive an Aston Martin Vanquish. But if you’re not a government-funded spy, the top shelf Aston’s nearly $300,000 asking price becomes an impossible stretch for the average working stiff.
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This is a good look at a seriously fun weekend that should be a real consideration for any Ducati lover's bucket list
“We aren't fast enough with Ducati yet, but I'm still the fastest rider on the Ducati” - Andrea Dovizioso..
A quick Q&A with factory Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso, conducted at Assen, scene of the Italian's best-yet second place finish on the Desmosedici.
Dovizioso recently signed a new two-year contract to remain at Ducati for the 2015 and 2016 seasons...
Andrea, it's ten years since you won your 125cc world title, how do you feel that your career has evolved and how you've changed since then?
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The World Ducati Week was a great success of fun and passion. Nothing of this could have happened without all of you! Ducati wants to thank all the participants for their passion, love and support. We made the event, you made the show!
It really WAS amazing...
Ducati might launch two variants of Scrambler in November. Ducati is expected to launch one 400 and one 800 variant of its much awaited Scrambler at EICMA 2014
Nice price! And a 400 (in my opinion) would be a great way to build ist time bikers brand loyalty as well as take a bite out of those massive 250 Ninja "starter bike" sales figures...
Ducati says the Diavel (which means "devil" in the Bolognese dialect) got its name because of its looks.
According to their press release, when the first prototype was introduced to engineers and technicians, someone looking at the bike's silhouette from the rear exclaimed, "Evil, just like the devil!"
Coming to the Red Bull Indianapolis Moto GP? Please join us for the DOC dinner from 7-10:00 pm on Friday August 8th. Visit http://idesmo.org/doc/ to reserve your seat for dinner in the historic town of Speedway.
Included in the meal is free parking for Sprockets on Speedway, a wonderful Italian buffet and gelato. A dinner ticket also enters you in a drawing for a chance to win a number of items including autographed SPIDI gloves from WPS, Ducati. Ducati logo signs from MetalSignWerks and a custom commissioned track day or riding portrait by artist Dawn Tekler. Utilizing encaustic wax (painting with hot wax and photo collage) and your favorite high res action shot - your portrait will be a one of a kind piece capturing your favorite track day or riding moment. Finished piece will be 8" x 10" and ready to hang. Dawn Tekler is an accomplished artist and gallery owner living in Cleveland, Ohio. For more information please visit her website http://dawntekler.com/
Factory Ducati World Superbike rider talks with Cycle World Technical Editor Kevin Cameron.
Pretty interesting read...