Ducati India has launched the all new Monster 821 in India for Rs 9,51,000. The Monster 821 pays homage to the legacy of the Monster 900, which over 25 years ago revolutionised the motorcycle world.
The all-new Monster 821 is available in Ducati Red and Black colour options. The Euro 4 compliant liquid-cooled Testastretta 11° engine delivers a maximum power of 109 hp (80 kW) at 9250 rpm without sacrificing an extremely favourable torque curve. Thanks to its 8.8 km (86 Nm) of torque at 7750 rpm, the 821’s engine guarantees fun and usability that are within reach of all.
“For the last 25 years, the Monster has consistently delighted biking enthusiasts across the world. This year is the 25th anniversary of the Monster and we’re very proud to introduce the new Monster 821 in India, in this special year. The new Monster 821 has been designed with the aim of creating a slim and a sporty motorcycle which highlights the original concept of “Sports Naked” and gives maximum riding pleasure,” said Sergi Canovas Garriga, Managing Director of Ducati India.
The Monster 821 also features the Ducati Safety Pack, which comprises of Bosch 9.1MP ABS system and Ducati Traction Control, both of which have adjustable intervention levels. Similarly, maximum power and throttle response can be adjusted via the Power Modes. Riding Modes allow easy adjustment of ABS, Ducati Traction Control and Power Modes, letting riders transform the new Monster 821 into three different motorcycles, each with a distinct personality.
Monster 821 has the Brembo brakes, with dual 320 mm discs and M4-32 monobloc radial callipers up front. A refined suspension system includes a 43 mm fork at the front and a rear monoshock with spring preload adjustment. The new Monster 821 comes shod with a Pirelli Diablo Rosso III 120/70 tyre on the front and 180/55 on the rear.