Ducati probably makes the most beautiful motorbikes in the world. Their bikes are completely different from motorcycles made in Japan. Also, they are very fast and powerful. The reason why Ducati motorcycles are so popular is because they are made in a unique way. Because of this, there are many interesting facts about Ducati and their motorcycles. 1. Ducati is founded in 1926. The location is Italy, Bologna. Now, they have 1.172 employees. 2. You probably already know that Yamaha makes pianos. You also know that Honda makes lawnmowers. But, do you know that Ducati used to make electric razors and radios? 3. Ducati motorcycles are made by hand. Because of this, they are expensive. They have factories in Brazil and Thailand, but bikes are only assembled there. 4. 30% of the employees are women. 5. The factory has two assembly lines. On one line, bikes for the United States are assembled. On the other, for the rest of the world. 6. Ducati makes a new monster every 88 minutes. 7. Every step and every process are signed by the employee who did it. So, you can find a person who made your bike. 8. Ducati’s sold in Japan have different exhaust systems, so they are quieter. 9. According to a research, Ducati riders are usually company directors. 10. Ducati motorcycle has been used in the movie Matrix. 11. The top speed of Ducati 999S and 999R is 170 mph. They can reach 62 mph in under 3 seconds. 12. In the World War II, the Ducati factory was destroyed. They rebuilt it and started making a motorized bicycle.