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Bayliss shows off front wheel burn out

Andy Downes, 21 May 2014 10:37

Anyone who has ever locked the front wheel of their bike will tell you of the buttock-clenching sense of fear and the reality of it often causing a bike to crash. Now imagine doing it on purpose, accelerating up to over 100mph for more than 200 metres and not crashing. And then doing it again the next lap. Multiple World ...

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Video: World Ducati Week 2012

Anonymous, 28 June 2012 13:06

The biggest-ever World Ducati Week has just closed with 65,000 Ducati fans from all over the world enjoying four days of bikes and getting close to racing stars like Nicky Hayden, Troy Bayliss and Valentino Rossi. Neil Hodgson was at Misano for MCN to take a look at what World Ducati week is all about.

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Gareth 'Gruff' Jones dies

Anonymous, 12 March 2012 14:36

Motorcycle artist Gareth 'Gruff' Jones, who ran Gruffs Studio, has passed away at the age of 62 after a battle with brain cancer. Gruff was closely involved with motorcycle racing over the last 35 years, racing on the roas and circuits from 1976-1997. Some of his paintings are owned by racers such as Valentino Rossi, Noriyuki Haga, Troy Bayliss and ...

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Picture gallery: Troy Bayliss having fun on the Ducati 1199 Panigale

Liam Marsden, 14 February 2012 12:36

Troy Bayliss may be retired but he's still pretty handy on a bike, as these pictures show. Bayliss is pictured here at the YAS Marina circuit, Abu Dhabi having fun on the all-new Ducati 1199 Panigale, with the electronics turned off. MCN rode the Panigale at the launch last week - to read the full eight-page test pick up a copy ...

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Ducati Panigale first ride: 'Like no Ducati I've ridden'

Michael Neeves, 10 February 2012 17:45

UPDATE, 11 Feb, 15:10"We're midway through our day riding the new Panigale and it continues to impress. The 195bhp Superquadro engine is hugely impressive with just the right amount of usable torque to fly out of the corners and monster power for devouring the straights. "Everything from the suspension, engine braking, traction control, ABS and god knows what else is ...

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Face of Ducati 1199 superbike revealed

Andy Downes, 27 June 2011 16:35

Italian magazine Motociclismo has scooped images of the new Ducati 1199 superbike according to a story on the website. The full story will be out later this week in Italy. It appears studio images of the new Ducati 1199 superbike have been leaked months ahead of the public launch of the bike in November at the Milan motorcycle show. The ...

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New Ducati 1199 stuns Bayliss in test at Mugello

Guy Procter, 23 June 2011 10:41

Ducati's rivals are reeling after retired Ducati legend Troy bayliss matched his fastest ever time around Mugello, in a sensational three-day test of the new 1199. The 52-time WSB race winner left the track stunned by the pace of the machine at such an early stage: "All I can say is the bike is a beast and she is on ...

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New MCN June 22: New Ducati 1199!

Liam Marsden, 21 June 2011 09:33

In this week's issue of MCN, on sale 22 June, we have world exclusive news on the new Ducati 1199, including ex-WSB champ Troy Bayliss's verdict after testing the new superbike. We speak to the injured Cal Crutchlow as he prepares to ride at Assen this weekend! We test the new Moto Guzzi Stelvio NTX against the BMW R1200GS Adventure and is ...

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What Rossi's input on Ducati road bikes means for us

MCN, 20 January 2011 11:31

Ducati has officially confirmed that Valentino Rossi will be integral in developing the next generation of road bikes using technology from his Ducati MotoGP machine. Video: Valentino Rossi’s 2011 Ducati unveiled So, what does that mean for us?   Rossi buttonIt's thought that the new 1198 sportsbike replacement will have electrically adjustable suspension, just like the hugely successful new Multistrada. This opens up ...

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“Ducati – The Story” released on DVD

Andy Downes, 28 June 2010 09:37

Ducati is launching a new DVD detailing the history of the famous Italian brand throughout its 81 year history and featuring rare footage, interviews and pictures. This is what Ducati is saying about the DVD called “Ducati – The Story”. Scroll down to watch the video trailer.  “Revealed for the first time on DVD, the incredible history of Ducati told ...


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