ducati XDiavel

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Ducati enters the Cruiser domain and does so in its own inimitable way, presenting a true Cruiser with all the design, technology and performance one expects from a Ducati thoroughbred. Called the XDiavel, it brings together two worlds: the Cruiser world - low speeds, relaxed riding and long journeys - and the Ducati world, characterised by Italian style, refined engineering and unparalleled performance.


The XDiavel ensures the "low speed excitement" typical of a Cruiser and the adrenaline rush of sports riding that Ducati has made its own. That's what the X in XDiavel stands for: the merging of two apparently separate, distant worlds on one bike, a superb combination where both are accomplished without compromise.


5,000, 60, 40. Three numbers that sum up the XDiavel concept.


5,000 as in the rpm at which the twin-cylinder engine achieves maximum torque (13.1 kgm). Extremely low revs for a Ducati engine but perfect for a Cruiser. Moreover, at 2,100 rpm the XDiavel power unit already ensures a torque of over 10 kgm, with an extremely flat curve all the way to the rev-limiter. Yet the engine remains a Ducati engine through and through, with a maximum power of 156 hp and thrilling performance across the rev range.


To obtain that performance Ducati engineers pushed the Testastretta engine through its ultimate development phase to create the Ducati Testastretta DVT 1262. Increased engine displacement, together with the DVT (Desmodromic Variable Timing) system, results in delivery of full yet fluid torque at low revs, but ensures sports bike performance when the throttle is twisted wide open. Moreover, the design work on the Ducati Testastretta DVT 1262 has been meticulous: for example, relocation of the water pump inside the intra-cylinder V means the cooling system pipes are no longer visible on the left.


60, as in the number of different ergonomic configurations for the rider. The XDiavel provides vast scope for personalisation thanks to 4 different footrest positions, 5 different seats and three different handlebars. It's also possible to fit a comfier passenger seat, even with a small backrest. All this, then, because comfortable riding means full "low speed excitement".


Lastly, 40, as in the maximum attainable lean angle. The XDiavel is a Ducati and as such ensures dynamic performance and the thrill of a sports bike, but only when you really want to push it to the limit. Frame, suspension, brakes and the chassis set-up have been designed to maximise sports-style riding fun, but without compromising on the comfort and easy handling that are essential when exploring the highways at a more relaxed pace.


The XDiavel is the first Ducati to use belt-type final transmission. A must within the Cruiser world, this system has been developed for the XDiavel by Ducati engineers to ensure reliable, secure transmission of the power provided by the Ducati Testastretta DVT 1262. Belt drive offers the advantages of more silent running, cleanliness, reduced maintenance and the fluid throttle response one wants from a Cruiser.


Design and technology merge again on the Full LED light assemblies, which play a key role in the styling of the XDiavel.

Engine Type

Ducati Testastretta DVT (Desmodromic Variable Timing), L-Twin, 4 Desmodromically actuated valves per cylinder, Dual spark, Liquid cooled

Displacement CC

1262.0

Bore X Stroke

106 x 71,5 mm (4,17 x 2,81 in)

Compression Ratio

13:1

Max Power Output

156 hp (114,7 kW) @ 9500 rpm

Max Torque

95,0 lb-ft (128,9 Nm) @ 5000 rpm

Fuel Tank Capacity

18 L

Wheelbase

1615 mm (63,58 in)

Seat Height

755 mm (29,72 in)

Kerb Weight

247 kg (545 lb)

Tyre Size Front

120/70 ZR17

Tyre Size Rear

240/45 ZR17

Brakes Type Front

2 x 320 mm (12,60 in) semifloating discs, Radial Brembo monobloc 4-piston M50 callipers and radial master cylinder. BOSCH cornering ABS as standard equipment

Brakes Type Rear

265 mm (10,43 in) disc, 2-piston floating calliper. BOSCH cornering ABS as standard equipment

XDiavel TriOptions Finance

Crafted to fit your requirements The flexible, affordable way to ride a new Ducati today

TriOptions Personal Contract Purchase is only available through Ducati Finance, a trading style of Black Horse Limited, St William House Tresillian Terrace, Cardiff, CF10 5BH. Credit is subject to status and only available to UK residents aged 18 and over.

 

PCP Representative Example: XDiavel Dark Stealth


36 Repayments of£159.00
Optional Final Repayment of£8407.00
Total Amount Payable£18089.48
Interest Rate (Fixed)4.77%
Representative APR4.9% APR
Cash Price£16735.00
Deposit£3958.48
Total Amount of Credit£12776.52
Agreement Duration37 Months
Purchase Fee*£10.00

TriOptions Personal Contract Purchase is only available through Ducati Finance, a trading style of Black Horse Limited, St William House Tresillian Terrace, Cardiff, CF10 5BH. Credit is subject to status and only available to UK residents aged 18 and over. Finance example is correct at time of quoting and may be subject to change.

With TriOptions Personal Contract Purchase you have the option at the end of the agreement to:
(1) return the motorcycle and not pay the Optional Final Repayment. If the motorcycle is in good condition (fair wear and tear accepted) and has not exceeded the allowed mileage you will have nothing further to pay. If the bike has exceeded the allowed mileage a charge for excess mileage will apply - in this example 6p per mile + VAT for any excess mileage up to 4,999 miles and 12p per mile + VAT for any excess mileage exceeding 4,999 miles.
(2) pay the Optional Final Repayment to own the motorcycle.
(3) part exchange the motorcycle subject to settlement of your existing finance agreement; new finance agreements are subject to status.

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