Now that Audi owns Ducati there is only one reasonable thing to do, a showdown between their two most powerful machines. This video has predictable results, but more importantly with a total cost of $161k USD, can you think of a better combo of speed and space for that money? Read more...
Yamaha prepared a big surprise for the fans of supersport bikes, as it will completely revamp its iconic YZF-R1 model. The new motorcycle will go head on with rivals such as the Aprilia RSV4, the Ducati 1199 Panigale S and the BMW HP4. Show More Summary
With the Volkswagen Group currently controlling almost a dozen separate brands, including the likes of Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Ducati, Lamborghini and Porsche, there are rumblings the auto giant may rebrand itself the Auto Union, a German automaker founded in the 1930s when four separate brands came under the one roof. The Auto Union, which...
The 1000-kilometer stretch along the Friendship Highway is a fantasy with unrivaled scenery—windswept Tibetan landscapes, magical highland lakes and the dramatic rise and fall of the winding curves of the highway.
By Alan Stulberg’s own admission, Revival Cycles is “the kind of shop that puts subtlety high on the list of design priorities.” It shows—Revival’s builds are typically laced with well-considered details that are easily missed at first glance. Case in point: this ’83 Ducati 650… Read more » The post Ducati 650 Pantah by Revival Cycles appeared first on Bike EXIF.
Francis Ooi is a creative director from Singapore—which is not the best place to live if you are passionate about custom motorcycles. By law, Francis cannot even change the blinkers on his 1994 Ducati 900SS: Everything has to be stock. So he’s channeled his frustrations… Read more » The post Motorcycle wallpaper #12 appeared first on Bike EXIF.
The Ducati 1199 Panigale is one of the hottest superbikes on the planet. It's also the first to come out with a gutsy, "frameless" design that, frankly, looks very odd when you pull its fairings off. But an engine like that deserves the love and attention of custom bike builders. Show More Summary
David Gonzalez of Spanish motorcycle shop Ad Hoc Racers turned Paul Berry’s 2004 Ducati Multistrada 1000 DS from an ugly duckling into a bitchin’ white swan. It has a custom fuel tank, tube frame, and a quirky vertical headlight.
Clay Rathburn of Atom Bomb Custom Motorcycles has brought his expertise to a 1996 Ducati 900SS he happened upon a couple of years ago. Known simply as “Eleven,” this bike features a 999 frame built from scratch, newly fabricated aluminum bodywork, and much more. Read the rest of the story at: Eleven: Ducati 900SS by Atom Bomb Custom
Ten years ago, the Multistrada was the odd man out in the Ducati line-up. For starters, it looked very strange indeed—and was likened by one magazine to a “wet cat with a large forehead.” As a bike to ride, though, it was pretty good. As… Read more » The post Ducati Multistrada by Ad Hoc appeared first on Bike EXIF.
Located in Richmond, Virginia, Atom Bomb specializes in the construction of fully custom vintage British motorcycles built from discarded, damaged and forgotten Triumph and BSA relics. This breathtaking Ducati 900SS custom is actually a… Ducati 900ss Custom by Atom Bomb is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
With the new-wave custom scene continually evolving and diversifying, it’s becoming progressively more difficult to classify custom motorcycles. Even the mere mention of the term “café racer” is enough to send purists into a frenzy these days. It gets even more complicated when the donors… Read more » The post Ducati 900SS custom by Atom Bomb appeared first on Bike EXIF.
It might look like the ride of a third-rate villain from Adam West-era Batman, but apparently this is how Ducati tests the sound of its newest bikes. Someone please explain. Read more...
Ducati Everest Challenge 2014 began hitting the roads early morning on 10th of June. Ducati Motorbike Expedition that involves the cross border Friendship Highway all the way from Nepal to Tibetan capital Lhasa is an action packed ten days tour.
Ducati is best known for its powerful superbikes and sporty naked machines, but it looks like the Italian motorcycle maker might be going in a dirtier direction with a new bike called the Scrambler. This new addition may also be a more...Show More Summary
Ducati has finally released a series of official details regarding its all new Scrambler which will combine the retro style of the 60’s with the latest technologies developed by the Italian manufacturer. The new motorcycle will arrive in 2015 and like it was expected, the details continue to be limited. Show More Summary
Looking for something fast and powerful but also easy breezy for summer fun? Have a look at Ducati’s new 821 Monster, the latest version of its flagship Monster line and a mid-sized sportbike that stays true to the brand’s Italian heritage without getting complicated in the process.
Staunch Ducatistas might balk at the idea of ripping the bodywork off a 749. Neil and Jim at Shed-X don’t seem to mind too much though: turning Bologna’s finest into naked, fun-loving street machines is their forte. Based out of a small workshop in Sydney,… Read more » The post Ducati 749 by Shed-X appeared first on Bike EXIF.