2012 Ducati Diavel Cromo Price in USA, Review, Test Ride, First Look/ Road Test, Specifications, Features, Colors and Images

Italian Sports bike maker Ducati has beautifully crafted your dream bike which won the 2012 Bike of the year Award. I am talking about 2012 Ducati Diavel Cromo which is available in U.S market priced at $18,995.

2012 Ducat Diavel Cromo is powered by a 1198.4cc, L-Twin cylinder, 4 valve per cylinder, Desmodromic, liquid cooled engine producing peak power of 162hp (119kW) @ 9500rpm and maximum torque of 94lb-ft (127.5Nm) @ 8000rpm mated with a 6 speed transmission fitted with a 17l – (4.5 US gal) fuel tank.


  1. Diamond Black and Chrome


  • Ducati Traction Control (DTC)
  • ABS
  • Split-level instrumentation
  • Lighting
  • Pirelli tyres
  • Hands-free ignition
  • Innovative number plate mount
  • Footpegs and grab-rail
  • Controls


  • TYPE Testastretta 11°, L-Twin cylinder, 4 valve per cylinder, Desmodromic, liquid cooled
  • DISPLACEMENT 1198.4cc
  •  BORE X STROKE 106 x 67.9mm
  • POWER 162hp (119kW) @ 9500rpm
  • TORQUE 94lb-ft (127.5Nm) @ 8000rpm
  • FUEL INJECTION Mitsubishi electronic fuel injection system, Mikuni elliptical throttle bodies with RbW
  • EXHAUST Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and two lambda probes. Twin aluminium mufflers


  • GEARBOX 6 speed
  • PRIMARY DRIVE Straight cut gears, ratio 1.84:1
  • RATIO 1=37/15 2=30/17 3=27/20 4=24/22 5=23/24 6=22/25
  • FINAL DRIVE Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 43
  • CLUTCH Light action, wet, multiplate clutch with hydraulic control. Self-servo action on drive, slipper action on over-run.


  • FRAME Tubular steel Trellis frame
  • FRONT SUSPENSION Marzocchi 50mm fully adjustable usd forks
  • FRONT WHEEL 14-spoke in light alloy 3.50 x 17
  • FRONT TYRE 120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
  • REAR SUSPENSION Progressive linkage with fully adjustable Sachs monoshock. Aluminium single-sided swingarm
  • REAR WHEEL 14-spoke in light alloy 8.00 x 17
  • REAR TYRE 240/45 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
  • FRONT WHEEL TRAVEL 120mm (4.7in)
  • REAR WHEEL TRAVEL 120mm (4.7in)
  • FRONT BRAKE 2 x 320mm semi-floating discs, radially mounted Monobloc Brembo callipers, 4-piston with ABS
  • REAR BRAKE 265mm disc, 2-piston floating calliper with ABS
  • Handlebar mounted instrumentation with LCD display: speed, rpm, time, coolant temp. Warning lights for: Neutral, turn signals, high-beam, rev-limit, DTC intervention, ABS status, oil pressure, fuel reserve.
  • Tank mounted instrumentation with TFT colour display: gear selected, air temp, battery voltage, trips 1 & 2, fuel reserve trip, average and actual fuel consumption and speed, trip time, scheduled maintenance. Full status and/or management of Riding Modes, DTC, RbW and ABS.

Dimensions And Weight

  • DRY WEIGHT 210kg (463lb)
  • ABS WET WEIGHT 239kg (527lb)
  • SEAT HEIGHT 770mm (30.3in)
  • WHEELBASE 1590mm (62.6in)
  • RAKE 28°
  • TRAIL 130mm (5.12in)
  • FUEL TANK CAPACITY 17l – (4.5 US gal)
  • VERSIONS Dual seat

Standard Equipment


Emissions And Consumption

  • STANDARD Euro 3


  1. WARRANTY 2 years unlimited mileage
  3. VALVE CLEARANCE CHECK 24.000km (15,000m)
 At last I would like to say tat 2012 Ducati Diavel Cromo is the perfect combination of style, power and performance. What you think? Please be open to give your view.
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