The new Ducati Monster 821
The Testastretta 11 °, 821cc. engine delivers 112 hp and 9.1 kgm torque, claimed figures. The swing arm is double sided. The weight is 179.5 kg and the seat height is adjustable. The price is 10500 Euros in Italy for the standard bike and 10000 Euros for the “Dark” variant, including VAT. An eight level traction control, a three level ABS and three engine mappings are standard equipment.
This move comes as the competition (Triumph Street Triple, MV Agusta Brutale and Dragster, Yamaha MT-09, Kawasaki Z800) is getting fiercer.