DidYouKnow that before manufacturing some of the most desirable motorcycles on the planet, Ducati was known for making radios, electric razors and even reel-based film projectors!

Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A. is the motorcycle-manufacturing division of Italian company Ducati, headquartered in Bologna, Italy. The company is owned by German automotive manufacturer Audi through its Italian subsidiary Lamborghini, which is in turn owned by the Volkswagen Group. In 1926 Antonio Cavalieri Ducati and his three sons, Adriano, Marcello, and Bruno Cavalieri Ducati; founded…

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Who Owns Who? Car Companies And Their Parent Brands

BMW Group Engine producer Rapp Motorenwerke became the Bayerische Motoren Werke in 1917. It then merged with aircraft company Bayerische Flugzeug-Werke in 1922. They transitioned supplying engines to building complete motorcycles in 1923, while car production started in 1928. The BMW Group keeps its structure fairly simple. It owns: BMW Mini Rolls-Royce BMW Motorrad, motorcycle…

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