Marianne Weber, a Journalist from Belgium, tested the R68 for the French magazine “MOTORCYCLE” (issue 81/August 18, 1952) and achieved a top speed of more than 160 km/h and gave the proof that the R68 was a real 100-mph racing-bike. This photo was made by “R.G. Everts” in April 1952. Marianne Weber later achieved 162.895 km/h (101.24 mph) in 1954
Ducati ad parody - Psst! It’s the bike that’s for sale. But when models seductively languish over motorcycles, prospective customers may forget that. Arun Sharma, the general manager of a Ducati dealership in Portland, Oregon, understands this truth. That’s why commissioned a series of images of men and women flaunting their bodies on the Ducati 1199 Panigale sportsbike. The women are beautiful. The men are…well, let’s just say that they have excellent personalities.