2014 Ducati Monster 796

2014 Ducati Monster 796
MSRP $10,495

The Ducati Monster 796 runs smooth on the lightweight Desmodromic L-twin engine, a wet clutch for slipper action for better stability with a lighter feel. The exhaust has a Lambda probe for each cylinder for exact power delivery. The Ducati Monster 796 has a lightweight tubular steel Trellis frame, an aluminum sub frame and footrest hangers that helps keep the weight off.

ModelMonster 796
Engine TypeL-Twin, 2 Desmodromically actuated valves per cylinder,
Engine Displacement803cc
Bore Stroke88 mm x 66 mm
Compression Ratio11.1:1
Fuel SystemElectronic fuel injection, 45 mm throttle body
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveChain; Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 39
Rake Trail24° / 3.42 in.
Seat Height31.5 in.
Wheelbase57.1 in.
Front Suspension43 mm upside-down forks
Rear SuspensionProgressive linkage with preload and rebound adjustable monoshock
Front Brake2 x 320 mm discs, 4-piston radial caliper
Rear Brake245 mm disc, 2-piston caliper
Front Tire120/70ZR-17
Rear Tire180/55ZR-17
Fuel Capacity3.85 gal.
Dry Weight412 lbs. (Wet)