Quietly introduced online while the Scrambler was making its North American debut at the AIMExpo last week, Ducati introduced the Testastretta DVT, the first engine equipped with the company's revolutionary new Desmodromic Variable Timing (DVT) technology. The DVT system uses a valve timing adjuster fitted to the end of each of the two camshafts per cylinder head to modify valve overlap for increased performance and efficiency.
But rather than hear it from us, check out Ducati's simple and creative mini site explaining the technology.
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 11:17 Published in Industry News
As attendees made their way onto the AIMExpo floor on Thursday, one of the first exhibitors to greet them was Ducati, featuring a can’t-miss bright yellow double-decker storage container complete with all four newly released Scrambler motorcycles. The iconic Italian brand used AIMExpo as the platform for the North American debut of the Icon, Urban Enduro, Full Throttle and Classic Scrambler livery and it served as one of the most talked about introductions of the day.
Friday, 17 October 2014 10:29 Published in Industry News
Borgo Panigale, Bologna (Italy) 9 June, 2014 – Ducati gave its Bologna factory employees a surprise treat as they arrived for work on Monday, 9 June, with a private viewing of the prototype Scrambler intended for launch in 2015. Setting a characteristic ambience for the new model, workers arrived to discover music and a beach atmosphere with surfboards, street food and a big yellow container in which they were able view the new model undercover.
Monday, 09 June 2014 15:18 Published in Industry News
Borgo Panigale (Bologna), 28 May, 2014 – Ducati announces the brand new Monster 821, a mid-size entry for the third generation of the iconic naked model and the latest chapter in the Bologna-built motorcycle’s famous story. Underlining Ducati’s strong association to the Bologna region, the company has chosen to release the first images of the new model portrayed in typical Bolognese ambience.
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 12:09 Published in Industry News
Ducati’s latest Diavel introduces many new features to the highly awarded sport cruiser, including a new
engine and exhaust system and styling refinements that combine the model’s muscular and assertive look
with an elegance and sophistication now synonymous with the premium Italian brand. The new Diavel now
makes a bold statement and strengthens Ducati’s Performance Redefined mantra by using latest
technologies to produce super-smooth performance with enhanced comfort and usability.
Friday, 07 March 2014 09:26 Published in Industry News
Ducati Team has announced today that they will compete in the 2014 MotoGP Championship under the Open option.The new MotoGP regulations, introduced this year, give each manufacturer the possibility to choose between two technical options: Factory and Open.
Friday, 28 February 2014 10:55 Published in Reports, Results & Points
Sepang International (Malaysia)- The Ducati Team concluded the second IRTA pre-season testing session at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia in a positive way, with an excellent third place for Andrea Dovizioso and Cal Crutchlow finishing eighth overall.
Friday, 28 February 2014 09:58 Published in Reports, Results & Points
Galfer USA has added a new part number to their extensive lineup of Standard Wave Rotors. The new front rotor will fit several Ducati sport and touring motorcycles.
Galfer’s Standard Wave Rotor is an ideal choice for both street and track use, giving Ducati riders more predictable and consistent braking under even the most aggressive conditions. Made of Galfer’s unique High Carbon 420 SS/8 composite, these rotors are heat-treated and laser cut to assure warp resistance.
Wednesday, 29 January 2014 12:36 Published in Products