2016 Ducati Monster 1200

2016 Ducati Monster 1200
MSRP $13,995

The 2016 Ducati Monster 1200 has been given the new 1198cc Testastretta 11° DS engine with Electronic Fuel Injection and the Ride-by-Wire system to regulate the power. It is equipped with a sculptured metal fuel tank, and has three Riding Modes (Urban, Touring, Sport). The 2016 Ducati Monster 1200 also utilizes the Ducati Traction Control (DTC) with the Ducati Safety Pack (DSP) and a 2-1-2 staggered shotgun exhaust. Ducati uses Brembo Monobloc M4-32 calipers and disc brakes on the front with the multi-calibration 9MP ABS  as standard, not as an option. It has an upright ergonomically correct seating position for a comfortable ride, add a seat along with the integrated handles and low footpegs and your passenger has a comfortable ride as well.

2016 Ducati Monster 1200

2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R First Ride Review  

Ducati offers sport riders a faster, yet more comfortable version of its popular Monster flagship with its R-spec Monster 1200.

ModelMonster 1200
Engine TypeTestastretta 11° L-Twin, four Desmodromically actuated valves per cylinder
Engine Displacement1198.4cc
Bore Stroke106 mm x 67.9 mm
Compression Ratio12.5:1
Fuel SystemElectronic fuel injection system, 53 mm throttle bodies with full Ride by Wire
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail24.3° / 3.7 in.
Seat HeightAdjustable 30.9 in. - 31.9 in.
Wheelbase59.5 in.
Front Suspension43 mm fully adjustable usd forks
Rear SuspensionProgressive linkage with fully adjustable monoshock. Aluminium single-sided swingarm
Front Brake2 x 320 mm semi-floating discs, radially mounted Monobloc Brembo M4-32 calipers, four-pistons, radial pump with ABS as standard
Rear Brake245 mm disc, two-piston floating caliper with ABS as standard equipment
Front Tire120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Rear Tire190/55 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Fuel Capacity4.6 gal.
Dry Weight461 lbs. (Wet)

2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R

Unveiled: Ducati Monster 1200 R First Look

Ducati unveiled the biggest, baddest Monster yet today, the Monster 1200 R powered by the 1198cc Testastretta in a new frame and full of tech from the 1299 Panigale, from braking to suspension packages.

Ducati Monster 1200R

Ducati Teases New Monster 1200R

Ducati has offered some teaser photos of its new Monster 1200R, set to be unveiled during the Volkswagen Group Night in Frankfurt on September 14th.