The new Diavel 1260 combines personality, sportiness and comfort. Strong personality both in design and performances, the Diavel mixes sporty soul and comfort and riding pleasure.
Powerful. Muscular. But also agile and effective between the curves for maximum riding enjoyment. The new Diavel 1260 combines the performance of a maxi-naked with the ergonomics of a muscle cruiser. Its design reinterprets the Diavel style with a contemporary look and integrates perfectly the 159 HP Testastretta DVT 1262 engine, beating heart of this new Diavel 1260.
Muscular lines and an imposing front bring out the strong and restless personality of the new Diavel, featuring a long, slender rear with a 240 mm rear wheel. The wide air inlets and the trellis frame complete the elegant picture as they support the engine, the true beating heart of this bike.
The new Diavel is built around the Testastretta DVT 1262 engine, a beacon of power, beauty and sophistication. Its 152 hp translate to unbelievable acceleration and pick-up, while the flat and consistent torque curve since low rpm allows steady and easy to handle delivery. The Ride by Wire (RbW) control matched with three Riding Modes and three Power Modes allows to personalise engine responsiveness. A true beauty, as far as mechanics and design go, and a real game changer on the road.
Riding pleasure at its best
Sportiness and comfort meet in the new Diavel. The trellis frame ensure lightness and torsional rigidity, while the adjustable fork provides comfort and stability. The care devoted to ergonomics is complemented by the perfect combination of a higher handlebar, a lower seat and central footpegs, with a comfortable and versatile riding position. The S version is fitted with Öhlins suspensions, for a guaranteed fun and an exciting riding experience.
1260 Standard Equipment
Riding Mode, ABS Cornering Evo Bosch, DTC Evo, DWC Evo, Cruise control, DPL Evo, Hands-Free, Backlit handlebar switches, 3.5" TFT colour display, Full LED lighting system, Self cancelling turn indicators.
Colours: Sandstone Grey
Ducati Safety Pack: Bosch Cornering ABS Evo, Ducati Traction Control Evo DTC. Riding Modes, Power Modes, Ducati Wheelie Control Evo (DWC).
DISPLACEMENT - 1,262 cc (77.0 cu in)
POWER - 117 kW (159 hp) @ 9,500 rpm
TORQUE - 129 Nm (95 lb-ft, 13.1 kgm) @ 7,500 rpm
DRY WEIGHT - 218 kg (481 lb)
SEAT HEIGHT - 780 mm (30.7 in)
VALVE CLEARANCE CHECK (DESMOSERVICE) - 15,000 km (9,000 miles) / 12 months
Engine - Testastretta DVT 1262
The new Diavel 1260 is equipped with a twin cylinder, 1262 cm³, desmodromic Ducati Testastretta DVT with a new architecture, translating to a sportier delivery, and chain final drive.
Cruise Control and Hands Free
In order to ensure the highest riding comfort during trips on the motorway, the Diavel 1260 is equipped with a Cruise Control system, handled by backlit controls on the handlebar.
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