Ducati reveals Hypermotard 950 for 2019

Posted: Sunday 04 November 2018 at 21:34 PM / Ducati

After announcing an updated Diavel and a frankly hilariously dangerous sounding Panigale V4R, Ducati also announced a new Hypermotard 950 for 2019 at their World Premiere 2019 event in Milan, ahead of EICMA. This is great news, because motards are awesome, and big powerful ones are even awesomer – what could be better than a […]

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Ducati unveils Panigale V4R for 2019

Posted: Sunday 04 November 2018 at 19:19 PM / Ducati

At Ducati’s World Premiere 2019 event, covers have finally been pulled off the much anticipated Panigale V4R. We’ve seen pics of the bike in development, and it even made an appearance at the last round of the BSB championship at Brands Hatch when Michele Pirro took it for a lap or two… but the wait’s […]

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Ducati announces new Diavel S for 2019

Posted: Sunday 04 November 2018 at 19:06 PM / Ducati

Superbike was lucky enough to see a closed-door preview of the new Diavel at World Ducati Week (WDW) at Misano in July. We couldn’t take photos – or really say anything at all about it – but now we can, because Ducati has just announced it at its World Premiere 2019 event in Milan. The […]

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Watch Ducati’s World Premiere 2019 live stream

Posted: Sunday 04 November 2018 at 18:01 PM / Ducati

Ducati, as ever, are always keen to beat the rest of ’em before EICMA. Watch the live stream here… Update: the event is now over. Ducati unveiled the 221 HP Panigale V4R, new Diavel with 1260 DVT engine and Hypermotard 950 with cornering ABS. Read more: Aprilia unveils new RSV4 1100 Factory Read Superbike’s EICMA […]

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Ducati teases new model ahead of October 12 launch

Posted: Tuesday 09 October 2018 at 21:52 PM / Ducati

Earlier today, Ducati tweeted this rather un-cryptic image as well as the words “A new bike is coming” Stay tuned. 12th October 2018. A new bike is coming… #Ducati pic.twitter.com/AFBOWgYwR0 — Ducati UK (@DucatiUK) October 9, 2018 So that’ll be a Multistrada V4 HyperEnduro Scrambler R, then 😉 More as we have it…

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Ducati Scrambler range gets updates and three new colour schemes

Posted: Saturday 06 October 2018 at 20:32 PM / Ducati

Just as we thought, at Intermot Ducati unveiled updates we saw added to the Icon to (pretty much) the rest of the Scrambler range. That means for 2019, the Cafe Racer, Desert Sled and Full Throttle models get Bosch cornering ABS, a hydraulic clutch, updated LED headlight, new switchgear, adjustable levers, bluetooth multimedia system and […]

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Ducati’s 2019 Scrambler Icon – First thoughts

Posted: Friday 21 September 2018 at 10:16 AM / Ducati

We’re out on the launch of Ducati‘s updated for 2019 Scrambler Icon, just like we mentioned a week or so ago. It’s 33 degrees in Siena and it’s a proper case of sweaty backsides, dusty trails, bad tarmac and even worse Italian driving… and riding. So far we’ve ridden about 40 miles into the Tuscany […]

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Ducati announce updated Scrambler Icon for 2019

Posted: Monday 10 September 2018 at 09:08 AM / Ducati

As we reported a few days ago, Ducati have just announced updates to the Scrambler Icon. It’s not entirely clear if the update applies to the entire range of 803c Scramblers or just the Icon (we reckon it’s just the Icon for now), but the changes, as we suspected, are very much tweaks over a […]

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2016 Ducati Hypermotard first ride

Posted: Tuesday 01 March 2016 at 14:42 PM / Ducati

Has Ducati’s crazy teenage delinquent, the Hypermotard, gone all grown up?   There’s a conflict at the heart of most big bike firms. On the one hand, they’re proper, grown-up companies, with corporate social responsibility programmes, charity partnerships, and environmental policies. Polished PR departments underline their worth as responsible, productive members of Big Society, adding […]

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2015 Ducati Multistrada 1200 – first ride!

Posted: Monday 09 March 2015 at 08:49 AM / Ducati

  I’ve been here before. Lanzarote that is. Riding a new Ducati Multistrada. In fact, it’s five years since Ducati launched the first of the current Multistrada 1200 model, the Bolognan firm’s take on the full-bore mega-bhp adventure touring bike. Where bikes like BMW’s R1200GS and Triumph’s Tiger had been happy to plow the big […]

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