Italian Motorcycle brand Ducati launched the XDiavel in India on Thursday. The performance oriented cruiser provides a comfortable ride with a relaxed seating posture and feet forward ergonomics on long journeys. Refined engineering and unmatched performances, XDiavel achieves a futuristic style which a motorcycle enthusiastic cannot afford to give a miss on having a look at it.
The motorcycle is available in two trims namely, XDaivel and XDiavelS. XDiavel comes in a matte black finish while XDiavelS comes with a Brembo M50 brakes and a glossy black paint option. Ducati XDiavel is equipped with a TFT screen with four unique display modes, whereas XDiavel gets a Bluetooth module which allows riders view text messages, alert on incoming calls and their favorite music playlists through their smartphone.
“Cruisers are the largest segment in the luxury motorcycle category in India. We wanted to enter this segment with a product that revolutionises the cruiser concept. The XDiavel achieves that with its perfect blend of futuristic styling, state-of-the-art technology and an engine that has been meticulously designed to the very last detail,” says, Ravi Avalur, Managing Director of Ducati, India.
Ducati XDiavel sports a new Ducati Testastretta DVT 1262 engine, the motorcycle achieves high torque even at low revs and ensures fluid power delivery. The engine retains the character of Ducati even at the maximum torque is released at a relatively low 5000rpm and produces a maximum horsepower of 156.
The XDiavel features a six-speed gearbox which is for the first of its kind on a Ducati, a belt type final transmission. The engineered design assures a reliable performance with low maintenance and serves fluid power delivery in the cruiser motorcycle segment.
The XDiavel’s ride-by-wire system provides three riding modes- Sport, Urban, and Touring. Offered three variants give three distinct personalities to the bike. Ducati Traction Control, Cornering ABS and the pioneering Ducati Power Launch boost the technology which assures high performance and safe riding. And this power cruiser is launched at Rs. 15.87 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).