The Darmah 900 SD is a civilized desmo, without the frame, fairing and other racetrack gilding of the Super Sport Desmo. But don't let that fool you. The V-twin engine - and the first winding road - will tell you the Darmah is the genuine Bologna article.
Is the Ducati 860 better because it's bigger? Ducati set new standards for V-twin smoothness and performance with their incredible 750. The new 860 is just as fascinating a machine, and what it lacks in some areas, it makes up for in others.
Meet the Desmo-Rooter: a set-it-up-the-way-you-like-it charger.
From the unlikely marriage of a Duck and an elephant comes one of the the world's truly fine sport motorcycles.
Italy's newest v-twin is dedicated to sport, pure and simple, creature comforts and urban life be damned.