MotoCorsa, the top Ducati dealer in the USA has thrown its name into the ring as a potential buyer for the iconic Italian brand – and they’re looking for $1.6 billion to help make it happen.

There has been a lot of rumours flying around over the last few weeks, as it emerged that VW Group are considering the sale of Ducati to release some assets as they make a gradual shift towards electric vehicle technology.

Advert
Advert

At the time of writing, a handful of the world’s largest motorcycle manufacturer have already been linked to buying Ducati Motor Holding, including Royal Enfield, KTM, Polaris, Harley Davidson and BRP Rotax – and now we can add another potential suitor to the long list; MotoCorsa.

That’s right, the top Ducati dealer in the United States is throwing its hat into the ring, and looking to Ducati owners to help crowdsource the $1.6 billion needed to wrestle the Ducati brand from its owners at VW.

‘Kick in some cash and help us buy Ducati. Each $25 gets you .0000015625% of the company! Besides your shares, you’ll get some fun stuff, too! Everything from a commemorative sticker set to a brand new Ducati motorcycle and more!’

Advert
Advert

Although MotoCorsa have been a little tongue-in-cheek with their campaign, as far as potential owners for Ducati go though, a group of passionate Ducati owners from around the world sounds like a pretty good option for Ducati’s future and stability, especially considering the Italian brands turbulent history.

Advert
Advert

Click HERE to check out MotoCorsa’s crowdfunding campaign – and check out the range of amazing incentives if you get behind their (optimistic) bid.

Ross Mowbray

Does this get you revved up? Tell us why...


Bikes for sale


Subscribe to MoreBikes Newspaper

Get MoreBikes delivered through your letterbox every month. 12 issues for £15. Click here for more information.


Get MoreBikes.co.uk Updates

Enter your e-mail address below and you will receive biking news straight into your inbox...



You can unsubscribe at any time.