Italian motorcycle manufacturer entices adventurers with the new Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro which goes on display at the EICMA Show running from November 19-22, 2016. The Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro is a true blue off-roader and is priced at £16,690 (US $25,333 / INR 16,70,849).
It is powered by a Ducati Testastretta RVT – Desmodromic Variable Timing EURO 4 approved 1198cc L Twin engine rated at 160 hp power at 9,500 rpm and 100.3 lb/ft torque at 7,500 rpm. It gets a 106mm x 67.9mm bore and stroke along with 12.5:1 compression ratio.
Its off-roading potential is enhanced due to 205mm ground clearance which is 31mm more than the current model. It also gets a 19” front wheel and reshaped body work for better ride in off-road conditions. Suspension is also enhanced with 200mm spring travel at the front and rear; 30mm more than that seen on the Multistrada S. The new Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro is seen with a 30 liter fuel tank claiming a 450 kms range on one single tank; while reliability and quality in ride conditions is guaranteed whatever the terrain.
Features onboard the new Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro includes Cornering Lights, Ducati Traction Control, Ducati Wheelie Control and semi active Ducati Skyhook Suspension Evolution System while for the first time a Ducati will be seen with Vertical Hold Control to aid uphill starts.
Besides these features, standard features will include electronic speed control Bluetooth module via Ducati Multimedia System allowing riders to connect the bike to smartphone and have access to incoming calls, text messaging and music and display information on the TFT dashboard.