2012 Ducati Monster 696 Price in USA, Review, Test Ride, First Ride/First Look, Specifications, Features, Colors and Images

Popular sports bike maker Ducati brings you all new 2012 Monster 696 sports bike to give you style, power and comfort with superior handling which is on sale in U.S market priced at $8,795.

COLORS:-

  • Dark Stealth
  • Red
  • Stone White

EQUIPMENT:-

  • Stopwatch
  • LED taillight
  • Headlight
  • DDA ready
  • Silencer covers
  • Instrumentation
  • Adjustable levers
  • M696 ABS
  • M696+

SPECIFICATIONS:-

Engine

  • TYPE L-Twin cylinder, 2 valve per cylinder Desmodromic, air cooled
  • DISPLACEMENT 696cc
  • BORE X STROKE 88 x 57.2mm
  • COMPRESSION RATIO 10.7:1
  • POWER 58.8kW – 80hp @ 9000rpm
  • TORQUE 7.0kgm – 50.6lb-ft @ 7750rpm
  • FUEL INJECTION Siemens electronic fuel injection, 45mm throttle body
  • EXHAUST 2 aluminum mufflers

Transmission

  • GEARBOX 6 speed
  • PRIMARY DRIVE Straight cut gears; Ratio 1.85:1
  •  RATIO 1st 32/13, 2nd 30/18, 3rd 28/21, 4th 26/23, 5th 22/22, 6th 24/26
  •  FINAL DRIVE Chain; Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 45
  •  CLUTCH APTC wet multiplate with hydraulic control

Chassis

  • FRAME Tubular steel Trellis frame
  •  FRONT SUSPENSION Marzocchi 43mm upside-down forks
  •  FRONT WHEEL 3-spoke light alloy 3.50 x 17
  •  FRONT TYRE Pirelli Angel ST 120/60 17”
  •  REAR SUSPENSION Progressive linkage with preload and rebound Sachs adjustable monoshock
  •  REAR WHEEL 3-spoke light alloy 4.50 x 17
  •  REAR TYRE Pirelli Angel ST 160/60 17”
  •  FRONT WHEEL TRAVEL 120mm (4.7in)
  •  REAR WHEEL TRAVEL 148mm (5.8in)
  •  FRONT BRAKE 2 x 320mm discs, 4-piston radial caliper
  •  REAR BRAKE 245mm disc, 2-piston caliper
INSTRUMENTATION
Digital unit displaying: Speedometer, rev counter, clock, scheduled maintenance warning, oil temperature, trip fuel, air temperature, lap time, warning light for low oil pressure, fuel level, fuel reserve, neutral, turn signals, overrev, immobilizer. Ready for DDA system

Dimensions And Weight

  • DRY WEIGHT 161kg (355lb) / 163kg (359lb) ABS version
  •  WET WEIGHT 185Kg (407lb)
  •  ABS WET WEIGHT 187,5kg (412,5lb)
  •  SEAT HEIGHT 770mm (30.3in)
  •  WHEELBASE 1450mm (57.1in)
  •  RAKE 24°
  •  TRAIL 87mm (3,42 in)
  •  FUEL TANK CAPACITY 15l – 3.8 gallon (US) / 13.5l – 3.6 gallon (US) ABS version
  •  VERSIONS Dual seat

Warranty

  • WARRANTY 2 years unlimited mileage
  • VALVE CLEARANCE CHECK 12.000 km (7.500m)

Emissions And Consumption

  • STANDARD Euro 3 (Europe) – USA: follows the US Federal Regulation
 At last I would like to say that new 2012 Ducati Monster 696 sports bike can give power, style and performance with safety. What you think? Please be open to give your view.
For Test Ride, Please Visit:-http://www.ducati.com/