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Bill Collings’ Vintage Ducati 250 in SW Austin

Written by Ken Altes

Bill has a vast collection of vintage British bikes but this one is Italian. Bill has recently tackled hot rod building like he did so successfully with guitars and mandolins:  He’s already made over 20,000 guitars with exquisite craftsmanship.  Customers include Alejandro Escovedo,  Steve Martin, Roseanne Cash, John Levanthal, Lyle Lovett, Jerry Jeff Walker, Conan O’Brien, Bill Frisell, Joan Baez, Keith Richards, and Robert Earl Keen, to name a few.

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1972 Ducati 250 Scrambler at COTA Historic Races

Written by Ken Altes

Lovely little bike.1972 Ducati 250 scrambler

Mid 80s Ducati SO 900 at Horsepower Farm in S. Austin.

Written by Ken Altes

A different Ducati, but fun to read Hunter Thompson on his love for his Ducati.  This motorcycle was sold and will be shipped overseas.  See link at right to this amazing shop providing service and sales for a wide array of collector and performance motorcycles.  There are always a lot of interesting bikes for sale in the showroom.

DUCATI SO 900 at Horsepower Farm

1973 Ducati 350 Desmo for Sale at Horsepower Farm on S. Lamar

Written by Ken Altes

This motorcycle appears to be modified.  Single cylinder with about 25 hp.  Was a very strong performer.  Horsepower Farm is a great shop for sales and service – see link at right.  Interesting info on this model.

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