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Ducati launches Multistrada Enduro in India

Updated: Aug 25, 2016 16:25 IST

New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Introducing the wild side of the Italian brand in India, Ducati has now launched the Multistrada 1200 Enduro, the first Ducati designed to take its rider beyond where the asphalt stops.

The perfect motorcycle for long adventures will be available across Ducati dealerships in Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Pune and Bengaluru at a price of Rs. 17,44,000 (ex-showroom Delhi).

The Multistrada 1200 Enduro is built to be at ease on any type of terrain and is able to stand up to the stresses and strains of both off-road and on road riding.

The 19'' spoked front wheel and 17'' rear, together with the 200 mm wheel travel ensure superior comfort on and off road, which features semi-active electronic front and rear sachs suspension and a 30-litre fuel tank.

"In 2016, with the Multistrada 1200 and 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," said Managing Director of Ducati India, Ravi Avalur.

"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," added Avalur.

The Multistrada 1200 Enduro comes equipped with a Full-TFT display that displays the four riding modes - Sport, Touring, Urban and Enduro. Replete with the latest technology, the 1200 Enduro features Cornering ABS, Ducati Traction Control, Ride by Wire system, Ducati Wheelie Control and the semi-active Ducati Skyhook Suspension (DSS) Evolution. The advanced electronics also detects jumps and automatically adjusts the suspension to provide a softer landing.

Cruise Control, Hands-Free ignition and back-lit handlebar switches greatly enhance the riding experience and comfort. The full LED lights Ducati Cornering Lights illuminate the road on corner entry. The motorcycle also features a vehicle hold control system that holds the braking and assists uphill starts or when the bike is fully loaded.

Also, the Ducati Multimedia System lets riders connect their smartphones to the bike via Bluetooth and answer calls, listen to music, be informed of incoming text messages and record the ride data and share it on social networks.

With the new Multistrada 1200 Enduro riders get everything they need to travel a long distance - without ever having to stop. (ANI)