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Ducati World Première 2016 - six new models introduced

@DucatiUSA • @official_EICMA • Milan, Italy, 16 November 2015 – Streamed live all around the globe, the Ducati World Première 2016 saw the Bologna-based motorcycle manufacturer unveil its new bikes for the 2016 range on the eve of EICMA 2015. Buoyed by the just-achieved target of 50,000 bike sales and brimming with new products, innovative technology and plans for the future, it's a solid, confident Ducati that's heading to the event in Milan. These are true dream bikes: ready to thrill the swathes of enthusiasts soon to descend on the 73rd edition of the International Motorcycle Show to be held at the Milan-Rho trade fair from 19 to 22 November.

Monday, 16 November 2015 12:42 Published in Industry News


Set yourself free on Harley-Davidson World Ride

CONCORD, Ontario (May 9, 2014) – Take a break from the rat race on June 22-23 to join the thousands of Harley-Davidson® motorcycle riders around the world who are shedding the shackles of responsibility and hitting the open road during the Harley-Davidson® World Ride.

Friday, 09 May 2014 10:48 Published in Industry News


Ducati announces World Superbike team, factory's return to racing in an official capacity

Borgo Panigale (Bologna, Italy), Monday 27 January 2014 – With just a few weeks to go before the start of the 2014 Superbike World Championship at the Australian circuit of Phillip Island on 23 February, the Ducati Superbike Team has been officially presented to fans, enthusiasts and press in an exclusive live streaming event from the Ducati Auditorium in Borgo Panigale. 

Monday, 27 January 2014 12:23 Published in Industry News


Provisional World Superbike schedule announced

The FIM Superbike & Supersport World Championships and the FIM Superstock 1000 cc Cup provisional calendars have been released for 2014.

Friday, 29 November 2013 16:25 Published in Reports, Results & Points


KTM claims new 'cornering ABS' makes the 1190 Adventure the "world's safest motorcycle"

The 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure and 1190 Adventure R feature a truly revolutionary rider assistance system: the riding dynamics control MSC (Motorcycle Stability Control). This system makes a long held dream come true – ABS that even works perfectly while cornering.

Thursday, 26 September 2013 14:50 Published in Industry News


Laverty on the top step in Race 2

Eugene Laverty (Aprilia Racing Team) was the winner of Race 2 at Portimao. The Irishman, back on the podium after one round of absence, managed to score his 4th victory of the season. Of the seven wins achieved so far in his WSBK career, six of them came in the second race.

Tuesday, 11 June 2013 10:19 Published in Reports, Results & Points


Max Biaggi Retires

2012 eni FIM Superbike World Champion Max Biaggi has announced his retirement from racing after six championships and a career that has spanned 23 years and took him from the ranks of 125 cc machinery to MotoGP and finally to World Superbike competition. Five of Biaggi's six titles came on Aprilia machinery.

Wednesday, 07 November 2012 14:58 Published in Industry News


Nürburgring Race Two: Davies Take Debut Win, McCormick Out In Smoke

Reigning World Supersport support series champ Chaz Davies gave his ParkinGO MTC Racing Aprilia RSV4 squad a great debut Superbike win in race two of  the eni Superbike World Championship round at the Nürburgring in Germany. Part of the lead dispute throughout 20 laps of the 5.137 km long German ‘ring, Davies was the only front runner to hold his pace, pulling way for an eventual three second victory.

Sunday, 09 September 2012 12:07 Published in Reports, Results & Points


Injury Update on McCormick

Brett McCormick will spend the night under observation in the local Assen hospital following his crash in race two of today’s eni Superbike World Championship round at Assen. The reigning Canadian Superbike number one plate holder was involved in an incident mid-race with Althea Ducati rider Carlos Checa and tumbled across the run off in turn 12, getting hit along the way by his own Ducati 1098R. McCormick was in 11th position at the time, while World Champ Checa was a lap down, having pitted to change to dry tires in the changeable conditions.

Sunday, 22 April 2012 15:21 Published in Reports, Results & Points