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Old 04-17-2012, 09:42 AM   #1
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It's official: Ducati has been sold to Audi.

Sold! To the man in the Audi T-shirt - Motorcycle news: Industry - Visordown
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Old 04-17-2012, 11:48 AM   #2
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"The deal sees Audi taking on Ducati's debt, the level of which is unclear."

The debt must have been managable. Long Live Ducati.
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Old 04-17-2012, 12:00 PM   #3
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Well, at least they went to a good home..(sniff)....
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Well, at least they went to a good home..(sniff)....
Apparenlty the President of Audi is a dedicated Ducatista. He tried and failed to buy the company in '85, and has been after it ever since.
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Hope it turns out better than the last German-Italian alliance.
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Old 04-19-2012, 12:52 PM   #6
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Hope it turns out better than the last German-Italian alliance.


No, that one didn't pan out too well for them
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