Ducati headquarters in Bologna, Italy

Volkswagen Group decides to keep Ducati

The Volkswagen Group has ruled out selling Ducati following strong opposition from the Italian motorcycle brand’s labor union, FIOM CIGL. Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali made the announcement to staff on Friday, union representative Bruno Papignani confirmed to Bloomberg. Helping to sway the... read more

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Audi And Ducati Celebrate Pikes Peak Rendezvous With Contest

Audi and motorcycle manufacturer Ducati both have a history of tackling the Pike’s Peak International Hill Climb. Now that the brands are under one roof, it makes... read more August 10, 2012 by

Chris Harris drag races the Porsche 911 GT2 RS against the Ducati 1199 Panigale

Porsche 911 GT2 RS drag races Ducati superbike

Proclaiming drag races to be "Internet gold," Chris Harris proceeds to grace us with a good one: the Porsche 911 GT2 RS against the Ducati 1199 Panigale. He's not wrong... read more July 25, 2012 by

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Spies Leads Assen MotoGP Practice

With the game of "musical saddles" already begun in MotoGP, some riders are certainly working to save their seats, including American Ben Spies of Factory Yamaha Racing. The... read more June 28, 2012 by

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Stoner Storms To MotoGP Catalunya Pole

Repsol Honda rider Casey Stoner continues to conquer Spain, earning pole position for Sunday's Grand Prix of Catalunya, round No. 5 in the MotoGP championship. Reigning (and... read more June 2, 2012 by

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Ferrari, Maserati and Ducati Halt Production In Wake Of Latest Earthquake

A new earthquake struck northern Italy this morning, killing 15 people and toppling buildings in the Emilia Romagna region. The quake, which measured 5.8 on the Richter... read more May 29, 2012 by

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Ducati Team Completes Two-Day Mugello Test

The Ducati MotoGP team intended to test earlier in the month of May but were foiled by rain. Undertaking a two-day scheduled session on the Mugello circuit, Valentino Rossi... read more May 25, 2012 by

Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG with Ducati Streetfighter 848

Mercedes And AMG Cut Ties With Ducati

Ever since Mercedes-Benz’s performance offshoot AMG announced its co-branding deal with Ducati in November of 2010, there’s been talk that the alliance was simply... read more April 20, 2012 by

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It's Official: Audi Really Is Buying Ducati

It’s been the worst-kept secret in the automotive industry, but now it’s official: luxury automaker Audi is buying Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati. While... read more April 18, 2012 by

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Stoner Leads First MotoGP Practice At Qatar

New motorcycles, new engines, new tire compounds--and the same result for the first practice of the 2012 MotoGP World Championship. Casey Stoner rode his Repsol Honda to the... read more April 5, 2012 by

Ducati's Diavel Carbon

Fiat Heir Lapo Elkann Considers Bid For Ducati

Italian motorcycle maker Ducati is rumored to be up for grabs, with numerous automakers cited as interested bidders. Daimler was one of the first names dropped, since Ducati... read more April 3, 2012 by

AMG and Ducati announce partnership

Daimler Denies Interest In Ducati Takeover

Ever since Mercedes-Benz’s performance offshoot AMG announced its co-branding deal with Ducati in November of 2011, there has been talk that the alliance was simply a... read more April 2, 2012 by

Casey Stoner photo courtesy MotoGP

MotoGP Wraps Second Sepang Test - Stoner Tops Field

After a second three-day test at Sepang, held under hot and dry conditions today after contending with rain the first two days of the test, it appears the MotoGP chase... read more March 1, 2012 by

Hayden at Sepang - MotoGP photo

Nicky Hayden Undergoes Left Shoulder Surgery To Speed Recovery

Nicky Hayden's body has been letting him down and hindering his test participation in anticipation of the 2012 MotoGP season. Hayden took minimal laps at the helm of the... read more February 5, 2012 by

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MotoGP Test At Malaysia Concludes - Stoner Still On Top

MotoGP completed its first official hot weather test leading to the start of the 2012 season on the Sepang International Circuit with the new 1000-cc motorcycles noticeably... read more February 2, 2012 by

Casey Stoner photo courtesy MotoGP

Stoner Recovers To Lead MotoGP Day Two Testing At Sepang

The strained back muscle that kept reigning MotoGP champion Casey Stoner out of action on Tuesday recovered sufficiently to have the Australian lead all comers in the second... read more February 1, 2012 by


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