Bimota DB7 – Hand Built Italian Exotica

Bimota DB7

As it turns out I am a fan of both DB7’s, the Aston Martin DB7 that James Bond never got to drive, which is simply unforgivable, but also the Bimota DB7.  The similarities between the two I guess is that they are both premium quality vehicles, after that they are two different beasts; one being … Read more

The Ducati Panigale 1199: A New Era In Superbikes

I don’t know about you, but when Ducati first introduced the Panigale 1199 in 2012, I immediately started crunching numbers to figure out how I could afford one.  I was still in college then, balancing a full-time career in logistics at night then going to classes in the morning. It was rough and I wasn’t … Read more

Ducati 1299 Panigale – Last of the L Twin Superbikes

The Ducati 1299 Panigale was introduced in 2014 at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan.  Production began in 2015 and it was built to replace the Ducati 1199.  The 1299 Panigale is Ducati’s most powerful twin cylinder ever produced.  In 2017 Ducati replaced the model with a limited edition run of the 1299 Panigale R … Read more

Ducati 996 And The glory Years For The Italian Marque

The glory years for classic Ducati fans was between 1994 and 2004. The Ducati 996 followed on from the glorious 916 before being replaced by the much loved 998. In that decade Ducati produced motorcycles that have created a lasting legacy. They are equally loved now as they were upon their original release. Ducati have … Read more

Ducati 848 – Budget Bologna Sports Bike

Introduced late 2006 ready for the 2007 model year, the Ducati 848 replaced the 749.  The 848 had to carry the torch as Ducati’s middleweight as the smaller sibling to the flagship 1098.    The Ducati 749 had a short but good run and had been introduced by Ducati to re-enter Supersport World Championships in the … Read more

Ducati XDiavel – V Twin Sport-Cruiser

The Ducati XDiavel (and its predecessor the Diavel) was a bit of a social pariah in the world, much like the Triumph Rocket 3 or the earlier Yamaha V-Max 1200.  Nobody really knew where these bikes belonged but that didn’t stop the awe that followed them around or the levels of appreciation. The Ducati XDiavel … Read more

Ducati 749 – Your Entry into Bologna Sporting Legend

The Ducati 749 is a race bike with no two-ways about it. Sure, you will see them being ridden on the streets but everything about the 749 screams competitive sports racing.  The leading race model, Ducati 749R was produced for one reason only and that was to compete in SuperSport World Championship Racing with the … Read more