Production of India-bound 2021 Ducati Monster motorbike begins: Details here
Italian automaker Ducati has started the production of the 2021 Monster motorbike. To recall, it was unveiled in December 2020 and is expected to make its Indian debut later this year. As for the highlights, the vehicle has a sporty look and comes with many high-tech features. It runs on a 937cc, Testastretta engine linked to a 6-speed gearbox. Here's our roundup.
The bike is available in three colors
The 2021 Monster sits on a Panigale V4-inspired aluminum frame and features a muscular fuel tank, stepped-up seat, an oval-shaped headlight, and an upswept exhaust. The bike packs a Bluetooth-enabled 4.3-inch TFT console, an all-LED lighting setup, and rides on alloy wheels wrapped in Pirelli Rosso 3 tires. It comes in three colors: Dark Stealth, Ducati Red, and Aviator Grey with GP Red wheels.
It runs on a 112hp, 937cc engine
The 2021 Ducati Monster draws power from a 937cc, liquid-cooled, Testastretta engine that generates 112.5hp of maximum power and 93Nm of peak torque. The mill is linked to a 6-speed gearbox, an anti-slip clutch, and a quick-shifter.
The vehicle has three riding modes
The 2021 Ducati Monster is equipped with disc brakes on both wheels, along with wheelie, traction, launch control, cornering ABS, and ride-by-wire throttle. Three ride modes, Sport, Urban, and Touring, are also available. Suspension duties on the bike are taken care of by 43mm upside-down forks on the front side and a pre-load adjustable mono-shock unit on the rear end.
2021 Ducati Monster: Pricing and availability
In the UK, the 2021 Ducati Monster carries a price-tag of £10,295 (approximately Rs. 10.18 lakh) and will hit the showrooms soon. The vehicle is expected to be launched in India in late 2021.