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Ducati 125 T

Mike Hailwood on his Desmo Ducati 1960 Ultra TT

The legendary engineer died at in Bologna, Italy.

Born on 10, 1920 in Lugo di Romagna, Taglioni graduated as an engineer in and began his career as designer for the team of Mondial, an Italian manufacturer. His career at Ducati May 1, 1954 as Technical Director. In time, he developed a single-cylinder engine, which drove the Gran Sport models.

Affectionately known as the Marianna, motorcycle won three victories in the Giro race and two in the Milan-Taranto between 1955 and 1957. In Taglioni-s … of genius was the of the Desmo 125 Trialbero in 1957. It was by the first Ducati desmodromic

The Desmo engine — its unique valve-operating system was a revolution both for the Company and for the motorcycle industry. This engine design continues to Ducati dominate the World Championships, and to date has brought the nine victories in the last years. During the -50s and Taglioni increased the power of his engine, preparing the ground for new models, including many Prix championship winners.

In the early -70s, Engineer designed a 90-degree L-twin configuration still present in all motorcycles today.

Among the victories of this early Twin, perhaps the most were Paul Smart-s at the 200 Miles of Imola race, and in the legendary return of Mike at the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy. Taglioni-s career, fuelled by his for motorcycle engines and racing, was in assuring Ducati-s international for building some of the greatest and performance motorcycles in the world.

Ducati 125 T

Taglioni was single-mindedly dedicated to and continued to contribute to its successes 1989. —Dr. T-, as Taglioni was by Ducatisti, bestowed on our bikes the mechanics and technology which them on an international stage, and render them unbeatable on the said Carlo Di Biagio, Chief Executive Officer. Taglioni-s ingenuity and invaluable to Ducati, it would be a very company today.

We will remember him with affection.- -I remember engineer with tremendous affection and respect. One of the great moments for me at was to see doctor T at the first-ever world weekend in 1998. when dr. T got on the to address the crowd, five motorcyclists revved their in tribute. The whole ducati team and myself. we had tears in our

This was the man who built it all. It was an moment. We will all miss

Federico Minoli Chairman .

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