Ducati has launched a new model in its line-up, the Ducati SuperSport in India. The bike has been introduced in two variants – a standard variant and a high-spec S variant, with prices starting at standard Ducati SuperSport is priced at Rs 12.08 lakh (ex-showroom), while the Ducati SuperSport S is priced at Rs 13.39 lakh (ex-showroom).
Now both the models will be available only in Ducati Red colour, while the SuperSport S will also get the Star White Silk colour option, but that will be available only from November 2017. Ducati has already started accepting bookings for the new bike and deliveries will begin from today.
The SuperSport gets its power from the 937cc Testastretta L-Twin motor. This mill is also seen in the famous Hyperstrada family. It delivers 110bhp and 93Nm of peak torque and is mated to a six-speed gearbox with a slipper clutch. The SuperSport S model benefits from the quick shifter. this sportsbike has been loaded with electronic packages.
It gets the Ducati Safety pack, Bosch ABS with three-level and traction control. It also gets riding modes which can be changed on the fly. The SuperSport gets Marzocchi front forks and a Sachs monoshock whereas the SuperSport S is loaded with Ohlins setup.
The Ducati SuperSport will compete with the Suzuki GSX-S1000F and even the Kawasaki Ninja 1000.