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Segment: Naked / Road

For 2018 model, the Ducati Multistrada gets an upgrade with the new Ducati Testastretta DVT 1262 cc engine, more advanced electronics and new chassis.

The update chassis, with a longer swinging arm and wheelbase and revised geometry up front and ensures full stability even when riding two up at full load.

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engine specs
Type
Ducati Testastretta DVT with Desmodromic Variable Timing, L-Twin cylinder, 4 valve per cylinder, Dual Spark, liquid cooled
Displacement
1262 cm3
Bore X Stroke
4.2x2.8 in OR 107 mm
Compression Ratio
13.0:1
Horsepower
158/9500 KW(hp)/RPM
Torque
96/7500 lb-ft/RPM OR 130/7500 Nm/RPM
Fuel System
Bosch electronic fuel injection system, elliptical throttle bodies with Ride-by-Wire, equivalent diameter 56 mm
transmission specs
Gearbox
6-Speed
Clutch
Light action, wet, multiplate clutch with hydraulic control. Self-servo action on drive, slipper action on over-run
Primary Drive
-
Final Drive
Chain
chassis specs
Frame
Tubular steel Trellis frame
Front Suspension
48 mm fully adjustable usd forks
Rear Suspension
Fully adjustable Sachs monoshock unit. Remote spring preload adjustment. Aluminum single-sided swingarm
Front Brake
Double discs 320 mm semi-floating discs, radially mounted monobloc Brembo callipers, 4-piston, 2-pad, with cornering ABS as standard equipment
Rear Brake
Single disc 265 mm, 2-piston floating calliper, with cornering ABS as standard equipment
dimension specs
Overall Length
-
Overall Width
-
Seat Height
32.5 in OR 826 mm
Weelbase
62.4 in OR 1585 mm
Ground Clearance
-
Weight
511 lbs OR 232 kg
Fuel Capacity
5.3 gallons OR 20.1 L
tyres specs
Front
120/70 R17
Rear
190/55 R17
power system specs
Power pack
-
Nominal Capacity
-
Maximum Capacity
-
Charger type
-
Charging time (normal)
-
Charging time (quick)
-
Range
-
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