Shape and function
The performance and fluidity of the new Testastretta 11° DS engine, the versatility of the three Riding Modes, the comfort of the adjustable seat and passenger handles make the Monster 1200 a bike that is capable of adapting to any occasion, so that you can follow your instincts in every situation. The unmistakeable Monster design is truly iconic and means there is no limit to your enjoyment.
Testastretta 11° L-Twin, 4 Desmodromically actuated valves per cylinder, liquid cooled
Bore x Stroke
106 x 67.9mm
99.3 kW (135 hp) @ 8,750 rpm
118 Nm (87 lb-ft) @ 7,250 rpm
Technical data referring to power and torque was measured on an engine test stand at Ducati.
Electronic fuel injection system, 53mm throttle bodies with full Ride by Wire
Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and two lambda probes. Twin aluminium mufflers
Straight cut gears, ratio 1.84:1
1=37/15 2=30/17 3=27/20 4=24/22 5=23/24 6=22/25
Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 41
Light action, wet, multiplate clutch with hydraulic control. Self-servo action on drive, slipper action on over-run.
Tubular steel Trellis frame attached to the cylinders head
43mm fully adjustable usd forks
10-spoke in light alloy 3.50 x 17
120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Progressive linkage with fully adjustable monoshock. Aluminium single-sided swingarm
10-spoke in light alloy 6.00 x 17
190/55 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Front wheel travel
Rear wheel travel
2 x 320mm semi-floating discs, radially mounted Monobloc Brembo M4-32 callipers, 4-pistons, radial pump with ABS as standard
245mm disc, 2-piston floating calliper with ABS as standard equipment
Colour TFT display
Dimensions and weight
Weight data refers to the dry weight of the motorcycle without battery, lubricants and coolants for liquid-cooled models.
Wet weight (KERB)
Kerb weights indicate total bike weight with all operating consumable liquids and a fuel tank filled to 90% of capacity (as per EC standard 93/93).
Adjustable 785 - 810 mm (30.9 - 31.9)
Fuel tank capacity
17.5l - (4.6 US gal)
Number of seats
Riding modes,Power modes, DSP Ducati Safety Pack (ABS + DTC), RbW, passanger handles and seat cover, ready for anti-theft system and DDA
24 months unlimited mileage
Maintenance service intervals
Valve clearance check