The Italian motorcycle maker Ducati has launched the Multistrada 950 and Monster 797 in India at Delhi Ex-showroom price of Rs Rs 12.6 lakh and Rs 7.77 lakh respectivley. The Multistrada 950 and Monster 797 is the smallest and most affordable bike in the Multistrada and Monster range respectivley.
The Multistrada 950 too carries a design similar to its larger cousins with subtle differences like a single exhaust canister and halogen headlamps instead of LEDs. It gets a 937cc, L-twin engine shared with the Hypermotard 939. The motor makes 115PS @ 9000rpm of power and 96.2Nm @ 7750rpm of torque. The bike gets ABS, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) and four riding modes - Sport, Touring, Urban and Enduro. The bike gets ABS, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) and four riding modes - Sport, Touring, Urban and Enduro.
The Monster 797 is styled similar to the Monster 821 and Monster 1200 but gets subtle design changes like the 10-spoke alloys, red trellis frame and a single exhaust. The Monster 797's powerplant is based on the Ducati Scrambler's 803cc L-twin motor, which makes 76PS @ 8250rpm of power and 68.9Nm @ 5750rpm of torque. This model have ABS as standard. The Monster 797 will compete against the Triumph Street Triple S.