Our sister site, AutoGuide.com is currently at the LA Auto Show covering all of the latest and greatest in the auto industry, managed to catch Nicky Hayden giving the crowd a smokey treat at the Mercedes-Benz booth, officially unveiling the Ducati Diavel for the first time to an American audience.  The press conference was setup to also announce Ducati’s partnership with Mercedes-AMG.

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  • The Ducati Diavel actually made it’s first public US debut at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show in Dallas on Nov. 12th and will be traveling across the country on various Tour stops.