Ducati unveils three updated Scramblers muddy

Ducati unveils three updated Scramblers

After unveiling the updated Scrambler Icon earlier this month, Ducati has added updated versions of the Full Throttle, Café Racer and Desert Sled Scramblers at the Intermot show in Cologne. The Scramblers get the same updates as the Icon with Bosch cornering ABS, a fuel gauge, LED daytime running light and indicators, blackened engine, “ergonomic” controls, …

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Ducati Scrambler joy

Ducati promises more Scrambler joy

Ducati is this week likely to add yet another model or models to the growing range of Scramblers after announcing more Scrambler joy is coming on September 10. “Fun in the Land of Joy is evolving,” it simply says. It’s pretty cryptic, but there are several theories going around about what it could mean. We …

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Ducati Scrambler 1100 Cafe Racer next?

Ducati Scrambler 1100 Cafe Racer next?

These four Ducati Scrambler customs could be an indication that the Italian company is considering a cafe racer version of its new Scrambler 1100.  Since its release in 2015, Ducati’s Scrambler family has become the top seller with more than a dozen models released. While BMW Motorrad has announced that their R nineT line-up is …

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2017 Ducati Design Centre Scrambler Cafe Racer Concept - Moby Dick

Scrambler wins, Moby Dick loses

Ducati Scramblers came away with two design awards and a 1928 Brough Superior SS100 called Moby Dick valued at $A1m failed to sell at the weekend’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. The show on Italy’s Lake Como features a concours and a Sotheby’s auction of rare and collectible bikes. Ducati’s Design Centre captured two awards with their …

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Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer and Desert Sled join family hopes

Ducati Scrambler family grows to nine

Ducati’s most popular family, the Scramblers, has unveiled the Desert Sled and Cafe Racer versions at EICMA in Milan to bring its numbers to nine. Desert Sled is the famous name actor and racing Legend Steve McQueen used for his Triumph desert racer. That famous Desert Sled was sold at a Bonham auction in Las …

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Steve McQueen’s 1963 Triumph Bonnveille Desert Sled

Ducati steals Triumph’s Desert Sled

One of two new Ducati Scrambler models to be unveiled in Milan next month is the Desert Sled, which is the famous name actor and racing Legend Steve McQueen used for his Triumph desert racer. The famous Desert Sled was sold at a Bonham auction in Las Vegas in January 2016 for $US103,500. It was …

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McQueen son, bike at Motorclassica

Steve McQueen’s son, Chad, and his famous “Desert Sled” racer bike will be highlights for riders at the annual Motorclassica in Melbourne this weekend (October 21-23, 2016). Chad is the ambassador for the show, but most eyes will probably be on Steve’s 1963 Triumph Bonneville Desert Sled, modified by friend Bud Ekins who did the famous Great Escape jump for him.  The Desert …

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Steve McQueen’s 1963 Triumph Bonnveille “Desert Sled” smart desert

Steve McQueen Desert Sled coup

Brisbane custom bike shop Ellaspede has scored a coup by bringing Hollywood actor and motorcycle racing legend Steve McQueen’s iconic1963 Triumph Bonneville Desert Sled out for display. Ellaspede will host a special event to view the Desert Sled, along with the full range of new Triumph Bonnevilles, on Friday, August 5, 2016, from 5-10pm. Bar proceeds …

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Steve McQueen’s 1963 Triumph Bonnveille “Desert Sled” smart desert

Steve McQueen Desert Sled for sale

A 1963 Triumph Bonneville “Desert Sled” owned by Steve McQueen is one of several rare motorcycles up for sale at the annual Bonhams Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction on January 7 at Bally’s Hotel. If it’s like other McQueen bikes it should go for as sizeable amount. A 1915 Cyclone board tracker motorcycle once owned by …

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