Ducati has launched SuperSport for Rs. 12.08 lakhs (Ex-showroom, India) and Supersport S for Rs. 13.39 lakhs for red shade and Rs. 13.60 lakhs for white shade (Ex-Showroom, India). The motorcycle has been developed to be used for everyday riding but can make occasional track visits fun. The Ducati SuperSport is positioned powerful motorcycle, but with easy ergonomics with power tuned for more linear delivery. It is seen as a motorcycle that offers a wider range of appeal and that will certainly be liked by many looking forward to bring the Italian offering home. Styling on the Ducati SuperSport has been inspired from the Panigale and the bike looks desirable from all sides.
Both the Ducati SuperSport and SuperSport S use the 937 cc Testastretta 11-degree L-twin engine that produces 110 bhp of power and 93 Nm of peak torque. The motor comes paired to a 6-speed gearbox and gets revised crankcase and cylinder heads. Power spread is wider through the rev range for effortless in-city use. The kerb weight is measured at 210 kg. They come with Ducati Multimedia System, Ride-by-Wire and three riding modes - Sport, Tour and Urban. There is also an aftermarket exhaust available from Akrapovic. There is also 3-level Bosch ABS, moevable windscreen and 8-level Ducati Traction Control on the model. While the standard version uses 43 Marzocchi front forks and a Sachs monoshock rear unit, the SuperSport S gets an uprated Ohlins suspension setup at the front and rear and Quickshifter. Other features remain the same on both variants.
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