Ducati Design Center and the Creative Manager for Diesel Licensing, Andrea Rosso have collaborated to make the Ducati Diavel Diesel. Diesel has also produced a Ducati Capsule collection, a line of apparel that matches the motorbike. The two Italian companies had previously collaborated on another motorbike, the Ducati Monster Diesel in 2012. The bike has a retro-futuristic and post apocalyptic design. The Ducati Diavel Diesel is a limited edition bike and only 666 units will be produced.
The Ducati Diavel Diesel was presented at the Motor Bike Expo, between 20 to 22 January in Verona, Italy. The bike is expected to go on sale worldwide, from April 2017. The apparel collection, with Jogg jeans, a leather jacket, and two T-Shirts, will also go on sale from April 2017.
The engine is a Ducati Testastretta 11° Dual Spark that provides 162 HP of power and 130 Nm of torque. The engine is a development of the championship winning Ducati Corse engines, and can be micromanaged with the Ride-by-Wire management system. There are three riding modes, to adjust the power, the engine output and the traction control. Riders can switch between engine modes on the fly, immediately affecting the motorbike. The cruiser style bike offers a comfortable ride with a seat that is just 770 mm off the ground. The bike is equipped with the Ducati Safety Pack (DSP). The Ducati Safety Pack includes the Brembo brake system, Bosch antilock brake system, and Ducati Traction Control with eight levels. he bike is brown with red highlights. The lateral air intake covers, the LCD Dashboard and the Brembo brake calipers are all red. The air intake covers are made of red methacrylate and have the Ducati logo.
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