SPEED motorcycle model, Laura, poses with the Ducati 848 EVO
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Justin Bieber is snatching up hot wheels like most people buy Starbucks -- 'cause he just added a sick limited edition Ducati motorcycle to his ever-expanding fleet of vehicles.
According to sources, 18-year-old Bieber dropped $20,000 on a Ducati Superbike 848 EVO ... which was delivered to him Thursday.
We're told Biebs picked out the arctic white silk model at an LA dealership called Beverly Hills Ducati a couple days ago ... on recommendation from Usher, who has the black model.
Biebs doesn't even have his motorcycle license yet, but we're told he's working on it....more on the headline link above
For 2012, Ducati offers the standard 848EVO as a carry-over model, the mid-weight sportbike available in three colors - Arctic White Silk, Ducati Red and Black Stealth.
The 848 received the "EVO" treatment in 2011, the engine up six horsepower to create 140 horsepower at 10,500 rpm, and 72.3 ft. lbs. of torque at 9,750 rpm. And this power is all delivered aboard one of Ducati's lightest sportbike chassis; the 2012 848EVO weighs in at 370 lbs. dry.
The EVO is further enhanced with Showa suspension up front and out back, huge, 320mm Brembo Monobloc brakes, and sexy, aerodynamic bodywork....more