Ducati has launched the XDiavel in India today; the Sports Cruiser is available in two variants. The XDiavel is priced at INR 15,87,000 (ex showroom, Delhi) while the XDiavel S variant is priced at INR. 18,47,000 (ex showroom, Delhi).
The muscular yet sporty looking cruiser definitely looks impressive; the big Testastretta DVT unit sits in the centre and provides perfect balance to the Cruiser. The styling although has not changed much compared to the old Diavel. The updated motorcycle features a redesigned full LED headlamps available as an option, the motorcycle further also gets a completely new 17 inch alloy wheels. The XDiavelS which is priced at a slightly more premium than the S variant gets a differently designed alloy wheels which gets wider black spokes, a different paint scheme and also an infotainment system as well.
In terms of technology the Sports Cruiser features ride by wire throttle system which comes with three different riding modes namely Sport, Touring and Urban modes, 8 level Ducati Traction Control, Cruise control and also Ducati Power Launch. Apart from all these the new Ducati XDiavel also has received an updated chassis.
Powering this massive beast is a 1262 cc, Testastretta DVT unit which is capable of producing about 156 Hp of peak power at 9, 500 rpm and 128. 9 Nm of peak torque at 5, 000 rpm.