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Ducati to launch 11 new bikes in 2022 together with DesertX and Streetfighter V2 | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Printed On Jan 03, 2022 05:15:00 PM

Whereas a few of these are variants and particular editions, others are mannequin yr updates. There are additionally a few all-new bikes.

Barely has the yr kicked off and Ducati has already given us a complete lot to stay up for. As many as 11 new bikes shall be launched in 2022, says the Italian model..

The yr will kick off with the launch of the Scrambler 1100 Tribute Professional (a particular version revealed on the Ducati World Premiere a couple of months in the past) and the Panigale V2 Troy Bayliss Version (which wears a livery impressed by the 996R on which Troy Bayliss received his very first WSBK title in 2001). Bookings for each these particular editions at the moment are open, and they are going to be adopted by the launch of the Multistrada V2 (which is an evolution of the Multistrada 950), and the Scrambler 800 City Motard. 

The second quarter of the yr will see the launch of the Streetfighter V4 SP – a lightened, extra hardcore model of Ducati’s meanest bare bike. It is going to be adopted by its absolutely faired cousin, the Panigale V4, which can launch in its 2022 guise with numerous significant updates. Its smaller sibling, the Streetfighter V2, will make its India debut proper after. Subsequent up would be the Multistrada V4 Pikes Peak, a sportier tackle Ducati’s flagship journey tourer, and the XDiavel Poltrona Frau – a particular version made in collaboration with the posh Italian furnishings model.

The second half of the yr appears to be rather less action-packed, with solely two launches deliberate. However a type of two is the thrilling DesertX – Ducati’s most hardcore off-road bike in fairly a very long time. The opposite is the 2022 mannequin yr Panigale V4 SP, which shall be a extra centered model of the model’s flagship superbike, with new aero, suspension and chassis geometry.

And simply as all this dies down, Ducati needs to be poised to carry the 2022 version of its World Premiere, giving us a complete lot extra to stay up for in 2023. A closely loaded and really purple toybox arriving each winter sounds a complete lot like Christmas, would not it?

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