2015 Volkswagen XL Sport Concept – powered by 200PS V2 engine from Ducati Superleggera for 270km/h top speed

Volkswagen-XL-Sport-Concept-004There has never been a sports car like the XL Sport concept being showcased by Volkswagen in a world premiere at the Paris Motor Show. A car that uncompromisingly furthers the development of the lightweight sports car in its very essence. A 270 km/h driving machine based on the XL1, the most efficient car of all time. Efficiency and emotion compellingly recombined. At the rear of the XL Sport sits one of the finest achievements in engine technology – the V2 adapted from the new Ducati 1199 Superleggera, the world’s most powerful two-cylinder motorcycle. Continue reading “2015 Volkswagen XL Sport Concept – powered by 200PS V2 engine from Ducati Superleggera for 270km/h top speed”

Ducati Malaysia Unveils World’s Lightest Superbike ever created – Limited Edition Ducati 1199 Superleggera – RM 488,888

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It’s the limited edition superbike that’s caught the eye of ardent bikers, motorcycle enthusiasts and the elite all over the world and now, courtesy of Next Bike Sdn Bhd (Ducati Malaysia), the Ducati 1199 Superleggera has made a grand appearance in Malaysia!  Continue reading “Ducati Malaysia Unveils World’s Lightest Superbike ever created – Limited Edition Ducati 1199 Superleggera – RM 488,888”

2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera – limited to 500 units of this superlight Italian performance [UPDATED: Gallery and Tech Specs included]

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2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera

Celebrating the Italian manufacturer’s commitment to performance technology and lightweight  construction, Ducati now proudly introduces its latest limited edition dream model, the highly exclusive  1199 Superleggera.  The new machine combines a precious cocktail of materials such as titanium, magnesium and carbon fibre to set the  highest power-to-weight ratio of any  production motorcycle in history.  Producing more than  200hp and weighing-in at just  155kg* (341.7lb*), Ducati  showcase their innovative  engineering and stylish approach to design, while affirming the maxim: “Authentic Italian Performance”. The Superleggera follows in the successful wheel tracks of previous iconic limited editions,  like the Desmosedici RR, with  its exclusivity  boldly underlined  with just 500 examples of this extraordinary machine being assembled at Ducati’s headquarters in Bologna, Italy, each with its own individual number  inscribed on the top clamp.  Continue reading “2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera – limited to 500 units of this superlight Italian performance [UPDATED: Gallery and Tech Specs included]”