2012 Ducati Monster 1100 EVO
No, it’s not a diesel-powered Ducati Monster. This newest Monster is the 1000 EVO with livery inspired by Diesel, a leading fashion clothing designer.
Underneath the cool “urban military chic” appearance, as Ducati describes it, it’s still the 100 horsepower, air-cooled, two-valve naked bike we all know and love.
The low-slung dual exhausts on the right side give the big Monster a modern look, as do 10-spoke wheels inspired by the Streetfighter and 1198 Superbike. Marzocchi forks and a Sachs shock take care of the suspension, and Brembo brakes slow the 1100 EVO down.
2012 Ducati Diesel Monster 1100 EVO Quick Stats:
- ENGINE TYPE: Desmodromic L-twin
- BORE x STROKE: 98mm x 71.5mm
- COMP. RATIO: 11.3:1
- TRANSMISSION: 6-speed
- WHEELBASE: 57.1 inches
- RAKE: 24 degrees
- DRY WEIGHT: 373 pounds
- PRICE: N/A
For a review of the 2012 Ducati Diesel Monster 1100EVO, click here.
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