Ducati Monster 1200 has a stylish, sporty and aggressive look with all the Superbike features. It consists of a comfortable dual seat, adjustable passenger grab handles, a bright round headlight with bulb light for high-low beam functions and LED technology for two position lights placed at the sides, headlight flanked by the forks, a solid and sculptural metal fuel tank with capacity of 17.5 litres, a powerful Monster-fly-line, a sharp tail with low-mounted license plate holder, compact engine area expertly integrated with radiator, oil cooler and water hoses, a stylish side-mounted 2-1-2 staggered shotgun exhaust, premium looking brushed metallic components, traditional Ducati Trellis frame, dedicated side panniers at rear, stylish cannon-style and vertically stacked silencers, a kerb weight of 209kgs with the help of classic tubular layout of sub-frame, an adjustable seat with 785mm and 810mm height, two optional seats to further adjust its height, 765/790mm or 745/770mm.
Ducati Monster 1200 also has 3 Riding Modes, Urban, Touring and Sport, which can be enabled with the help of technologies such as Ride-by-Wire, Ducati Traction Control, multi-calibration 9MP ABS and the graphics on the instrument panel. These all can be customized and selected by control of the left-hand switchgear while riding. Ducati Monster 1200 has a 1198.4cc, L-Twin cylinder, 4 valves per cylinder, Desmodromic, Liquid-cooled, Electronic Fuel Injection System having 53mm throttle bodies with full Ride-by-Wire, Lightweight 2-1-2 Exhaust System with Catalytic Converter and 2 Lambda Probes and Twin Aluminium Mufflers, Light action Wet Multi-plate Clutch with Hydraulic Control having Self-Servo action on drive and Slipper action on Over-run, 11-degrees Testastretta engine with a maximum power of 133 bhp @ 8750rpm and a maximum torque of 118 Nm @ 7250rpm and has a 6-speed gearbox transmission.
Ducati Monster 1200 has 2x320mm semi-floating disk brakes with radially mounted Mono-bloc Brembo M4-32 callipers, 4-pistons and radial pump with ABS as standard at front while 245mm disk brakes with 2-piston floating calliper and ABS as standard at rear. The suspension system consists of 43mm fully adjustable USD forks at front and progressive linkage with fully adjustable monoshock absorbers and aluminium single-sided swing arm at rear.
Ducati Monster 1200 is available in a single variant in Red shade. Ducati Monster 1200 competes Triumph Speed Triple, BMW K1300 and Benelli TNE1130.