Italian superbike manufacturer, Ducati has launched their all-new Diavel 1260 and 1260 S in the Indian market. The new Ducati Diavel 1260 is priced at Rs 17.70 lakh while the 1260 S is offered with a price tag of Rs 19.25 lakh. Both prices are ex-showroom (India).
The new Ducati Diavel 1260 comes with a host of updates, making it more muscular, agile and powerful from the previous model. Bookings for the new Diavel 1260 is now open in Ducati dealerships across Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Bangalore, Pune, Kochi, Ahmedabad, Chennai and Hyderabad.
The new Ducati Diavel 1260 is powered by a 1,262cc twin-cylinder Testastretta SVT engine. It produces 159bhp @ 9,500rpm and 129Nm of torque @ 7,500rpm. The engine comes with Ducati’s ‘Desmodromic Valve Timing’ – essentially a variable valve timing offering torque across the entire rev range.
Ducati offers the new Diavel 1260 with a host of features. This includes a 6-axis Bosch Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU), Bosch Cornering ABS, Ducati Traction Control, Ducati Wheelie Control, Power Launch, Cruise control, and a host of riding modes as well. The Ducati Diavel 1260 S further comes with a standard up/down quickshifter, LED DRLs and a Ducati Multimedia system which can be connected to the smartphone via Bluetooth.
The Ducati Diavel 1260 is offered in a single paint scheme called Sandstone Grey (with a blacked-out frame) while the Diavel 1260 S is available with two paint schemes: Thrilling Black and Dark Stealth (both of them come with a red frame).