Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A.
Due to the takeover of Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A., Bologna (Italy), and its subsidiaries, the Audi Group has moreover since July 2012 been able to offer its customers motorcycles built by one of the most successful manufacturers in that segment.
The motorcycles of the Ducati brand are renowned for their unique design, but also as examples of outstanding expertise in lightweight technology and engine development, as evidenced by the array of motorsport triumphs. Founded in 1926, Ducati now builds racing-inspired motorcycles characterised by “Desmodromic” performance engines, innovative design, and avant-garde technology. The company produces a range of premium motorcycles with technical and design features that are relevant in the main market segments.
At present, some 1,400 employees build eight model series in modern production facilities at the company’s headquarters in the Borgo Panigale neighborhood of Bologna. Ducati sells its motorcycles in more than 80 countries around the world.