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Ducati Monster – Overdrive Customs

We’ve seen it clear as day over recent years, that simply some of the best old-school V-Twin muscle comes from Japan, and there are plenty of American builders who have more than mastered the multi-cylinder. So small is the global village of custom bike building that you can never predict what you’ll find and where. But there is also a natural pull to return to our roots and for Italian Matteo Massaro this meant not only building a Ducati, but a bike that had been with him for the best part of two decades. So, with the V engines moved to the side in the Overdrive Customs workshop, he set about working his magic to turn this 2000 Ducati Monster 600 into something so exquisite, it elicited the name ‘Envy’ from its stablemates.

Matteo hails from the stunning city of Venice and followed the Guy Martin path into the world of motorcycles. “At the age of 14, tired of school, I started my career as a mechanic on heavy vehicles, first Volvo and then Scania. Over the years, my passion for motorcycles increased until I decided to leave the big trucks and open my own motorcycle workshop.” For the past seven years, Matteo has been operating Overdrive and it’s a workshop that could quite easily be located anywhere in the US of A, with plenty of cool Americana and lots of amazing Harley-Davidson builds.

The Man Behind the Ducati Monster Comes Up With a New Moto Guzzi California

Moto Guzzi, the iconic Italian maker of stylish and decidedly offbeat motorcycles, released the first official photos of the new California this week, and the reception this iteration gets in the marketplace will likely determine the future of the company for good or ill. The new Guzzi is the latest...

The Man Who Gave Us the Ducati Monster, Claudio Castiglioni, Dead At 63

The man who saved Ducati and MV Agusta, Claudio Castiglioni, died in Varese, Italy this week at the age of 63. Castiglioni, the man most responsible for bringing the world the Ducati 916 and Monster and the MV Agusta F4, was already a legend in the motorcycling community. “There are...

A Slick Murdered Out Diesel Ducati

Ducati Monster 1100 EVO Diesel Edition Nope, it isn’t powered by a diesel engine, it’s powered by the Diesel brand. Ducati’s design gurus and Diesel clothing line founder, Renzo Rosso, slammed their pens together to create what they call “the ultimate version of the naked motorcycle.” And you have to...

Audi and Ducati A Match Made In Upscale Branding Heaven

According to a pair of industry insiders, Volkswagen’s Audi may finalize a deal to buy Italian motorcycle maker Ducati Motor Holding from owner Investindustrial by the end of next week. When that deal is done, two of the major motoring brands would be uniquely positioned to offer drivers one –...