The much awaited Ducati Multistrada Enduro bike has just launched in India for Rs 17.44 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This is a great bike for adventure lovers from the super fast Italian lineup of Ducati. The bike is based on the Multistrada and is the third variant of the tourer. The bike also said to be special as it is the first Ducati designed bike to take its rider beyond the tarmac.
The bike earlier Officially Unveiled @ 2015 EICMA Milan Motorcycle Show and this comes with the tagline “The adventurous brave heroic wild side of Ducati”. According to company claim the bike is highly built to take on any kind of terrain and can withstand stresses in off-road as well as on-road riding. Key features of the bike includes Cornering ABS, Ducati Traction Control (DTC), Ride-by-Wire, Ducati Wheelie Control and the semi-active Ducati Skyhook Suspension (DSS).
Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro Adventure Bike uses Tubular steel Trellis frame and offers 24 months unlimited mileage. This is powered by a 1198.4 cc Testastretta with variable valve timing, L-Twin cylinder, 4 valve per cylinder, Dual Spark, Desmodromic, liquid cooled engine. The bike comes in 4 riding modes:- Sport, Touring, Urban and Enduro.
The engine makes 160 HP @ 9500 rpm power and 136 NM @ 7500 rpm torque on ride. This makes 106 mm bore and 67.9 mm Stroke. Engine mated to 6 speed gears for smooth transmission. Brakes used is 2 x 320 mm semi-floating discs with ABS. Rear brake is a 265 mm disc, 2-piston floating calliper type with ABS. There is Anti-lock Braking System (ABS).
Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro offers Sachs 48 mm fully adjustable used forks front suspension. Rear suspension is Fully adjustable Sachs unit. Electronic compression & rebound damping adjustment type. The bike looks stunning with Tubeless spoked wheel in light alloy.
Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro weighs 254 kg and packed with 30 litres Fuel Tank. 17.85 kmpl is the assured mileage. The instrument cluster is fully Digital. Other features available are Electric Start, Hands-Free ignition, Pillion Footrest, backlit handlebar switches, Vehicle Hold Control system, full LED lights, Pillion Grabrail, Pass Light, full-TFT display, Engine Kill Switch, Ducati Multimedia System and Cruise Control.