2016 Ducati XDiavel Launched With Much Of A Difference Compared To Other Cruisers
After successfully passing intriguing of teaser, Ducati has finally shown the look of the 2016 Ducati XDiavel, exclusive cruiser that carries a lot of difference compared to other road explorers. This model is ready to show off at EICMA 2015, 18 to 22 November 2015, in Milan, Italy.
What is so special? In his presentation, Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali explained in detail directly on this model. It is said that 2016 Ducati XDiavel promising drive different impression. Very tasty when invited to walk slowly, can be sharp cornering, even very comfortable.
First, this motorcycle carrying DVT 1262 Testastretta engine (Variable Timing Desmodromic) with a cylinder capacity of 1262 cc. Cardiac pacemakers were capable of spraying up to 156 to @ 9,500 RPM. Interestingly, the rear wheels are driven by the belt drive, the first for cruiser models.
Maximum torque of 128 NM can be achieved at 5000 RPM engine speed, flat. That is, the maximum torque continues to be felt after the engine speed reaches 5,000 RPM. A little up and down it for sure, but not to drop. It promises a driving experience that will drain adrenaline.
2016 Ducati XDiavel can be set as many as 60 drive positions or comfort as desired rider. There are five different seat settings, three options for the handlebar position, four positions for a footrest. Backrest and seat back also can be changed with several positions.
This bike can also be “lying” to 40 degrees, things cannot be done by another cruiser due to the low position. It was obtained from a combination of frame and suspension. High seats is 755 mm, while the total weight reached 247 kg.
2016 Ducati XDiavel also has a higher version, called XDiavel S with all-black appearance and more ferocious. This bike is already on sale in Europe.