Motorcycles tend to get the best of their four wheeled counterparts in a straight line. It's not all that surprising, what with the weight advantage and all. Audi builds the excellent R8 supercar. Audi owns motorcycle maker Ducati. A drag race to 150 and back to 0 had to happen.
via Jalopnik http://jalopnik.com/is-an-audi-r8-v10-plus-faster-than-a-ducati-in-a-drag-r-470094951