Ducati, the Italian superbike maker, has launched the Multistrada 1200 Enduro in India. Available across all Ducati dealerships in Delhi-NCR, Pune, Mumbai and Bengaluru, the Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro is priced at Rs 17.44 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
As the company claims, the new Multistrada 1200 Enduro is made to handle all sorts of terrains. Features such as 19-inch front wheel, 17-inch rear wheel, 200mm wheel travel, semi-active electronic front suspension and Sachs rear suspension ensure high level of comfort both on and off-road. Thanks to its 30-litre fuel tank, the vehicle can easily run for over 450 kilometres.
Ravi Avalur, Managing Director of Ducati India said: “In 2016, with the Multistrada 1200 & 1200 S we are already the leaders in the large sports touring motorcycle category. We felt this was the right time for us to introduce the Multistrada 1200 Enduro for adventure motorcycling enthusiasts. The motorcycle is a perfect combination of Enduro riding style, limitless comfort and is equipped with cutting edge Ducati technology. The bike is perfect for our riding conditions and we’re sure that it will be as successful.”
Powering the Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro is the same 160bhp Ducati Testastretta DVT (Desmodromic Variable Timing) mill that does duty in the regular versions as well. The bike gets a full-TFT display that shows four riding modes – Sport, Touring, Urban and Enduro. Some key features on offer are Cornering ABS, Ducati Traction Control, Curise control, hands-free ignition, back-lit handlebar switches, full-LED cornering lights, Vehicle Hold Control System, Ride by Wire system, Ducati Wheelie Control and the semi-active Ducati Skyhook Suspension (DSS) Evolution.
The Multistrada 1200 also gets the company’s multimedia system that allows rider connect their smartphones to answer calls, listen music, etc.