Ducati Diavel Dark

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Don’t Call Me a Cruiser 

The intoxicating design, with innovative LED headlight, and refined rider comfort of the new Diavel may imply “cruiser,” but the brute force of its 162 hp Testastretta engine and its razor sharp handling prove otherwise.

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Technical specification


Type : Testastretta 11° L-Twin, 4 Desmodromically actuated valves per cylinder,

liquid cooled

Displacement : 1198.4cc

Bore x Stroke : 106 x 67.9mm

Compression ratio : 12.5:1Power : 119 kW (162 hp) @ 9,250 rpm

Torque : 130.5 Nm @ 8,000 rpm

Fuel injection : Electronic fuel injection, elliptical throttle bodies, fully ride-by-wire controlled

Exhaust : Stainless steel muffler with aluminium tips; catalyser and 2 lambda probes


Gearbox : 6 speed

Primary drive : Straight cut gears, ratio 1.84:1

Ratio : 1=37/15 2=30/17 3=27/20 4=24/22 5=23/24 6=22/25

Final drive : Chain drive; 15 tooth front sprocket, 43 tooth rear sprocket

Clutch : Slipper and self-servo wet multiplate clutch with hydraulic control


Frame : Tubular steel Trellis frame

Front suspension : Marzocchi fully adjustable 50 mm upside-down fork with DLC-treatment

Front wheel : Lightweight alloy, 14-spoke with machined finish 3.50-inch x 17-inch

Front Tyre : 120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II

Rear suspension : Fully adjustable rear shock with progressive linkage. Remote spring

preload adjustment. Single-sided aluminium swingarm

Rear wheel : Lightweight alloy, 14-spoke with machined finish, 8.00-inch x 17-inch

Rear tyre : 240/45 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II

Front wheel travel : 120mm

Rear wheel travel : 120mm

Front brake : 2 x 320 mm semi-floating discs, radially attached Brembo Monobloc 4-piston

callipers with ABS as standard equipment

Rear brake : 265mm disc, 2-piston floating calliper ABS as standard equipment

Instrumentation : Handlebar mounted instrumentation with LCD display: speed, rpm, time,

coolant temp. Warning lights for: Neutral, turn signals, high-beam, rev-limit, DTC intervention, ABS status, oil pressure, fuel reserve. Tank mounted instrumentation with TFT colour display: gear selected, air temp, battery voltage, trips 1 & 2, fuel reserve trip, average and actual fuel consumption and speed, trip time, scheduled maintenance. Full status and/or management of Riding Modes, DTC, RbW and ABS.

Dimensions and weight 

Dry weight : 210kg

Wet weight : 239kg

Seat height : 770mm

Wheelbase : 1590mm

Rake : 28°

Trail : 130mm

Fuel tank capacity : 17 litre

Number of seats : Dual seat

[Source : Ducati Thailand]


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