Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson has hired Goldman Sachs to work on the deal to acquire Ducati for 1.67 billion USD from Volkswagen. Harley and Bajaj Auto are the front runner for the takeover
Will Ducati Motors will officially be owned by Harley Davidson? Will Ducati remain as a separate entity operating on their own?
There has been talks that they will continue projects that were implemented with Buell and hope to have better results with a reputable name brand as Ducati. Harley Davidson CEO Matthew Levatich is set to announce the news very soon.