Another special edition catalog Ducati 2015 Monster 821 and 1200 S Stripe. By scratching his red white, the manufacturer emphasizes the muscular character of its iconic roadsters.
New Monster 1200 Monster 821 in stride: 2014 was quite “monstrous” for Ducati. And if the 1299 Panigale and the new 1200 Multistrada variable distribution are the stars of the EICMA, the recently renewed roadster range is no exception.
Thus, the Monster 821 and 1200 S are declined for 2015 limited edition Stripe, inspired by American muscle cars with a double white stripe extending from the tip of the front fender to the end of the seat cover. These racing stripes are affixed on motorcycles with red dominant color, a flamboyant color also covers the framework, contrasting perfectly with the deep black rims. White and red are also broken down on the windscreen mini roadster Borgo Panigale.
Note that these special versions are also equipped with a support of aluminum plate. Rates of 821 and Ducati Monster 1200 S Stripe are not yet known, but they should be revealed at the show in Milan shortly.
Another innovation that Ducati presented at EICMA Stripe is the new range for 1200 Monster 821 S, two models will wear war to wear a more sporty look. The most striking feature of this range is the catacterística Stripe white stripe crossing the bikes from the tail to the headlight, now topped by a small dome painted in red. In the case of S 1200, the version also adds Stripe carbon covers the engine and a new coated aluminum plate holder carbon fiber tail located below and not attached to the rear swing arm 1200 and the average S.
Moreover, both the 821 and the Monster 1200 S striple keep the other elements of its basic version. Both mount the same scheme engine, a Testastretta 11th DS in the case of delivery 821 112 horsepower, 145 hp to 1200 S. The latter also equips one Öhlins quality fork bars 48 mm, back cushion of the same brand and Brembo radial brake calipers M50 with 330 mm discs.
The Monster family expands with the arrival of the versions Monster 821 and Monster 1200 S Stripe Stripe, which further enhance the sporting spirit of the famous naked for the Borgo Panigale. Stripe versions are distinguished by the color red with double white stripe on the side fender, tank and passenger seat cover. Both mountain bikes and a small fairing painted in red, while the Monster Stripe 821 is also equipped with an adjustable fork and the Monster 1200 S Stripe has the license plate holder Ducati Performance located under the tail and belt guards in carbon fiber. Ducati surprises with these new models, with the extraordinary 1198 Testastretta 11 ° engine DS-derived Superbike and Monster 821, the middle-sized version of this iconic model. The innovative Monster family introduces a completely redesigned chassis and looks even more “muscular” thanks to an innovative and dominant components seamlessly integrated into the bike. The advanced technology of the braking system, suspension, swingarm and wheels, combined with ergonomic unprecedented for Ducati Monster to offer the most attractive, powerful but also the most versatile of all time. Extremely comfortable thanks to an innovative height adjustment saddle, the Monster family is equipped with traction control system 8-level, 3-level ABS and ride-by-wire 3-level, associated with the Ducati Riding Modes, selectable via the back button arrow.
Ducati 821 Key points
• Red Dress, double racing stripes white
• Red Frame
• Black rims
• Mini windscreen
The prices for the Spanish market and the Monster 1200 S 821 Stripe Stripe are € 11,440 and € 17,690 respectively.