Monthly Archives: April 2014


Two realizations from recent rides on the Panigale: I can go 200 kph on the Autobahn,

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Rev It!

On a tour along the beautiful Schlei fjord yesterday, I got a bit worried about the Panigale. She did nothing wrong, only reason was: I went over 1000 km and there should have been an inspection.

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Tires and Riding Modes

What a difference a click makes! Yesterday the weather got warm enough and my confidence got solid enough

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Traveling fast, without comfort, in six easy pics

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Doo Wah Diddy

“There she goes, just a-streaking down the street, singing doo wah diddy, diddy dum diddy da…”. So, this should take care of those of my readers with even a modicum of musical taste. This isn’t about Manfred Mann. 😉

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Did you know that you can lease Ducatis? That and the test ride on the Panigale 1199 were too much of a temptation for me. I came back to the dealer in Weimar when they had just unpacked a new … Continue reading

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Il rosso di Borgo Panigale

The weekend is here and it is marked by road trips. Yesterday’s destination was Weimar. I chose secondary routes north of the motorway and bumbled just so through the spring. Great fruit tree blossoms on the way! The tranquility came … Continue reading

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