Ducati’s brand new venture

Ducati rides into Brazil on its own steam this time around

The Italian motorcycle giant Ducati, has started its own subsidiary in Sao Paulo, Brazil since they have discontinued to do business with the Izzo Group as it dissolved and shut itself down earlier this month. The Izzo Group was the sole importer for Ducati motorcycles and products in Brazil.This new subsidiary is called Ducati do BrasilIndústria e Comércio de MotocicletasLtda and is owned completely by Ducati.

The new venture will have Ricardo Susini as its Managing Director and Marco Truzzi as its Service and After Sales Manager.With this new venture, Ducati aim to take care of distribution, sales and service of all Ducati products throughout Brazil. Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A will also assemble its motorcycles in collaboration with da AmazôniaIndústria e Comércio de MotocicletasLtda(DAFRA) in Brazil. These motorcycles will be assembled at its Manaus plant which is expected to start in the next few weeks.

This subsidiary is aimed at catering to the Brazilian market where Ducati already has a strong presence and to a large number of Ducatisti and motorcycling enthusiasts. 

 

 

 

Copyright (c) Autocar India. All rights reserved.
Toyota’s super popular Fortuner is due for replacement later this year, and we’ve got an exclusive first drive of the next-gen SUV. This and a whole lot more in the May 2016 issue.
What's in this issue?

comments powered by Disqus

notSet

Most Read
Latest News
Indian cars face Global NCAP crash tests again
Seven cars selected by global safety watchdog Global NCAP, in third...
7 hours ago   1 picture
Red Bull replaces Kvyat with Verstappen
Max Verstappen will partner Daniel Ricciardo at Red Bull Racing from the...
7 hours ago   1 picture
Volkswagen Ameo bookings to open on May 12, 2016
The German carmaker will also host a multi-city road show, with the idea of...
8 hours ago   1 picture
Nissan Kicks crossover unveiled in Brazil
The official car for the 2016 Rio Olympics, the Kicks is powered by a...
9 hours ago   2 pictures
Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4 Spyder launched at Rs 3.89 crore
The Spyder is powered by the same 610hp, 5.2-litre V10 engine as the...
11 hours ago   2 pictures

Autocar Magazine

Issue: 201 | Autocar India: May 2016

Toyota’s super popular Fortuner is due for replacement later this year, and we’ve got an exclusive first drive of the next-gen SUV. This and a whole lot more in the May 2016 issue.
Autocar Magazine
Latest Poll
Which compact SUV would you buy





or View results
Ford EcoSport
  28%
 
Maruti Vitara Brezza
  38%
 
Mahindra Nuvosport
  2%
 
Mahindra TUV300
  5%
 
Would rather wait for the Tata Nexon
  26%
TOTAL VOTES: 2341

Vote now
View previous Polls »