News 2012 Ducati Multistrada/Hypermotard Intro

2012 Ducati Multistrada/Hypermotard Intro

2012 Ducati Motorcycles

Ducati has stirred up many emotion fans of the iconic Italian brand with details/previews of two brand-new motorcycles in the 2012 lineup – the 1199 Panigale Superbike and the Streetfighter 848.

The 1199 Panigale continues to top the anticipation, with only few details and one small official image released. But the all-new Ducati superbike will be unveiled at the EICMA International Motorcycle Show in Milan Nov. 10-13.

As for the 2012 Ducati Streetfighter 848, all the details were released last week.

On Thursday, Ducati released limited information on two additional models for 2012 – the company’s top-selling Multistrada and the Hypermotard 1100 EVO SP.

The Multistrada will be available in three models: the Multistrada 1200, Multistrada 1200 S Sport Pikes Peak Special Edition and Multistrada 1200 S Touring.

Ducati says: "In addition to the currently available red and arctic white color schemes, the Multistrada 1200 S Touring will also be offered in a brand new "race titanium matte" color scheme with a "racing black" frame, arriving in dealerships December, 2011.

All 2012 models will have a revised, comfort-enhanced rider’s seat with an increased front and rear length and will be offered at model year 2011 pricing."

The newest Hypermotard is the 1100EVO SP, which will be available as a Corse edition for 2012.

Ducati says: "High ground clearance, high spec suspension, new seat aesthetics and high bars make the Hypermotard 1100EVO SP Corse Edition track-ready for action in full red, white and black Ducati Corse official colors. With pricing that will remain unchanged, the 2012 Hypermotard 1100EVO SP is available immediately."

Stay clicked to for additional information/previews on the Multistrada and Hypermotard 1100EVO SP Corse as Ducati releases the details.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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