Category: Ducati

VW’s Audi in talks to buy bike maker Ducati

Word on the street is that Audi is talks with Ducati for its lightweight engine know-how and its racetrack achievements and the distinctive sound and styling of its bikes. Sources familiar with the plans say that Audi is in talks with a private equity group that controls Ducati. If the deal goes through, Audi would have got a …

Hero MotoCorp discuss with bank official regarding the finances to bid for Ducati

The country’s largest 2 wheeler manufacturer, Hero MotoCorp might have a go at acquiring the ownership rights over the famous Italian bike manufacturing firm, Ducati.  The Indian auto giant is planning to spread its presence globally, and they have enough of financial cushioning to do so. Though Hero MotoCorp (formerly known as Hero Honda) have dissolved the partnership …

Ducati Motorcycle brand for sale – BMW, Volkswagen and Mahindra some of the interested buyers

One of the most famous motorcycle brands in the world, Ducati is up for sale. Ducati is currently owned by Investindustrial Holdings SpA under the name Performance Motorcycles SpA. Mr Andrea Bonomi, Chairman, Investindustrial Holdings, said, “Ducati is now a perfect company but the further growth it requires needs the support of a world-class industrial partner. This year, …

Ducati Streetfighter 848 and Mercedes SLK 55 AMG

Back in November 2010, Ducati and Mercedes-Benz AMG began a joint cooperation for marketing, appearances, and events. Continuing in that fashion, AMG and Ducati made an appearance at this year’s Bologna motor show together with a pair of machines made to match. Both the Ducati Streetfighter 848 and Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG were featured, coated in “streetfighter yellow” paint, …

2012 Ducati Monster 795 revealed

Ducati to launch low cost motor cycle specially developed for Asian market, it is named as Ducati Monster 795. This was first time that Ducati have launched its vehicle outside European market. Ducati as now realized the growth of demand in motorcycle around Asia. Ducati Monster 795 is based on 696 model chassis and running gear but features …

Ducati introduces official Indian wesite!

Italian motorcycle maker Ducati India has finally launched the official India site called as Ducati.co.in. The Company has provided the list of motorcycles, racing, Equipment, Experience, Dealers and Services section on the website. The company also has the prices updated on each bike on the product page. Not just bikes, but information regarding accessories, store locations, and jobs …

Ducati Diavel AMG Special Edition to debut in Frankfurt

Mercedes AMG and Ducati will launch the Ducati Diavel AMG Special Edition on September 15 to 25, 2011, at the 64th International Motor Show in Frankfurt, Germany. The Diavel family’s 2012 flagship model, a tribute to the AMG luxury-sport brand, is meant for avid aficionados of engineering detail, exclusive style and technology. The one-of-a-kind collaboration between Ducati and …

Ducati opens new showroom at Bangalore

Ducati India opened its 4th showroom in India in Bangalore. The Italian motorcycle major inaugurated its Bangalore (Bengaluru) showroom in the presence of Mr. Mirko Bordiga (CEO Ducati Asia Pacific) and with the launch of Ducati Diavel in India. The new showroom displayed its entire bike lineup from the Monster 796 to the Diavel at the Lavelle Road …