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dugy
14-08-2004, 08:46 AM
News from Motorcycle Daily.

I wonder what this could mean for the next range of Aprilia's? :?

Or there'll be 100kW scooter on the market soon?

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After a possible purchase of Aprilia by Ducati fell through, the future of Aprilia was once again up in the air, awaiting an investor with the financial clout to rescue the company.

That investor turned out to be Piaggio, and today it was announced that Piaggio has purchased a 100% stock in Aprilia.

The following press release announces the purchase:

http://www.motorcycledaily.com/13august04_piaggio.htm

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Deej
14-08-2004, 01:47 PM
heheh Wikud.

Well, Piagio have a shit load of cash so maybe finally aprilia may get the funding it needs to do some cool shit.