Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati has launched its cruiser motorcycles in India, the XDiavel and the XDiavel S, priced at Rs. 15.87 lakh and Rs. 18.47 lakh ex-showroom (Delhi) respectively.
The XDiavel will compete in the Indian market against Harley-Davidsons and the Indian Motorcycles range. Bookings are already being accepted for the XDiavel and XDiavel S across the country.
Powering the Ducati XDiavel is a 1262cc, Ducati Testastretta DVT L-Twin engine that produces 156bhp and 129Nm of peak torque. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and the final drive is belt driven. The engine is powerful enough to rocket the beast of a motorcycle to a top speed of 240km/h.
On the features front, the Ducati XDiavel comes with an adjustable upside down front fork, monoshock at the rear, disc brakes at both ends, LED headlamps, and a TFT screen for the instrument console.
On the technology front, it is a delight for customers looking for latest electronics to keep the rider safe. To name a few, the Ducati XDiavel comes with Ducati Power Launch (DPL), Ducati Traction Control (DTC), Bosch cornering ABS, keyless ignition, cruise control, variable riding modes, and hands free connectivity.