Hit Girl rides a purple Panigale

Vicious little assassin will be ridden by tiny girl

KICK-ASS movie character Hit Girl will ride a Ducati Panigale in the latest movie, Kick Ass 2, due out in 2013.

The pint-sized assassin rode a motorcycle in the Kick Ass comic but the comic book's custom shopper has been replaced with a state-of-the-art superbike.

It might surprise you to know that Hit Girl actress, 15-year old Chloe Moretz, can't ride, so a stunt-woman has taken over the motorcycle riding duties.

We all know motorcycles are cool, but seeing them in more and more mainstream movies can only help to widen their appeal. No doubt they'll ruin it by dubbing over the sound with a completely unrelated motorcycle. We shall see...