Playing Chicken With The Japanese

To rich thrill-seekers, it may only be the latest toy: a $25,000 Cagiva-Ferrari four-cylinder motorcycle that can bolt from 0 mph to 60 mph in just three seconds. But to Italy's Castiglioni brothers, the showcase bike, scheduled for a 1992 debut, is a symbol of their staying power in a tough business dominated by such Japanese giants as Yamaha Corp. and Honda Motor Co.

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