Ducati has expanded its Multistrada vary with the introduction of the Multistrada 1260 boasting a much bigger 1262cc engine and extra touring functionality.
The brand new Multistrada 1260, Multistrada 1260 S, Multistrada 1260 S D|Air (with airbag system), Multistrada 1260 Pikes Peak are additionally joined by a Multistrada 1200 Enduro Professional with 30-litre gasoline tank.
They’re amongst a bunch of latest fashions unveiled immediately forward of the EICMA bike Present in Milan this week.
The others are: the new Panigale V4 1409, 1409s and Speciale; Scrambler 1100, 1100 Particular and 1100 Sport; Monster 821; a white XDiavel S; and 959 Panigale Corse with titanium Akropovic exhaust and Ohlins suspension.
Multistrada 1260 fashions are powered by the XDiavel’s 1262cc 90-degree L-twin engine with 116.2kW of energy and 129.5Nm of torque, 85% of which is on the market from 3500 revs.
Ducati CEO Claudi Domenicali days the Multistrada 1260 vary supplies a mixture of efficiency, security, reliability and luxury.
Touring riders will like the truth that the valve changes now have 30,000km intervals and Claudio claims spares will be delivered inside 48 hours.
Multistrada 1260 comes with a bunch of normal options: up and down fast shifter; wheelie management; hill begin help; using mode; energy mode; Ducati Security Pack (cornering ABS Bosch traction management); cruise management; hands-free, backlit handlebar controls; new TFT devices; self-cancelling indicators and is anti-theft and Ducati Multimedia System prepared.
The S fashions add cornering LED headlights, color TFT instrument display and the multimedia system as customary.
The Pikes Peak mannequin comes with up to date forks, Ohlins shock, quick plexiglas windscreen and Termignoni exhaust. Additionally they characteristic carbonfibre beauty touches and particular. paintwork to commemorate Ducati’s three victories in America’s well-known hillclimb occasion.
Seat peak is adjustable from 825mm to 845mm.
Weight is 209kg for the bottom mannequin, growing to 213kg for the D|air airbag system.
Many of the weight improve is within the engine and likewise the beefier chassis with longer swingarm which Claudio says is extra inflexible and steady at excessive velocity.
The brand new Multistrada Enduro Professional takes on the BMW R 1200 GS Journey within the mega journey touring part with the addition of a 30-litre gasoline tank for prolonged vary and 30,000km valve service intervals.