Articles Posted in the " Ducati " Category

  • 2016 Ducati Diavel | Motorcycle Buyer's Guide

    2016 Ducati Diavel | Motorcycle Buyer’s Guide

    Ducati’s first cruiser in decades has turned out to be a great success. Using the potent Testastretta 11° powerplant, the Diavel is lacking for neither grunt nor raw horsepower. Yes, it has to be revved up a bit to access its nearly 100 ft/lbs or torque and 160+ horsepower, but there’s plenty of power off-peak.

  • 2016 Ducati 959 Panigale | Buyer's Guide

    2016 Ducati 959 Panigale | Buyer’s Guide

    2016 Ducati 959 Panigale | Buyer’s GuideThe “entry level” Panigale from Ducati is anything but a full-fledged Supersport bike. Using the same 60.8mm stroke as the 1299 and 1199 Superquadro motors, the 959 gets by with a 100mm bore, giving it a displacement of 955cc.

  • 2016 Ducati Panigale R | Buyer's Guide

    2016 Ducati Panigale R | Buyer’s Guide

    For riders looking to compete in World Superbike competition, the 2016 Ducati Panigale R is an impressive choice of mount. Using the WSBK-legal 1198cc Superquadro motor that puts out a startling 205 horsepower in street-legal trim, the Panigale R is truly a race bike in light disguise.

  • It’s Official: Jorge Lorenzo Signs With Ducati

    It’s Official: Jorge Lorenzo Signs With Ducati

    Ahead of Austin MotoGP at Circuit of the Americas, we reported that Jorge Lorenzo was expected to join Ducati, and the news should break ahead of round four in Jerez.

    Just over a week later, these expectations were confirmed – the reigning MotoGP Champion has signed with Ducati to ride through the 2017 and 2018 MotoGP Championships.