Ducati is streamlining its Hypermotard lineup for 2013, replacing its air-cooled 796 and 1100 models with a new 821cc liquid-cooled Hypermotard. Announced at the 2012 EICMA Show in Milan, Italy, the line now includes the Hypermotard, the Hypermotard SP and the more touring-oriented Hyperstrada which you can read about in a separate post. Bowing to […]
Ducati Diavel AMG Special Edition Live at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show
Your trusty Motorcycle.com news monkey is knee deep in four-wheeled madness helping out with our sister site Autoguide.com‘s coverage of the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, but thankfully there are some two-wheeled goodies on display here in Germany as well.
One of the highlights is the special edition Ducati Diavel AMG, the latest product of the partnership between the Italian motorcycle maker and Mercedes-Benz’ performance arm. Look for a full gallery of pictures after the jump.
The Ducati Diavel AMG is equipped with AMG’s signature five-spoke wheels, an AMG-style exhausts, carbon fiber lateral radiator grills and a horizontally-ribbed Alcantara-upholstered seat (pictured above).
Another touch is engraved signature of the Ducati technician that manually set the valve timing on each unit’s Testastretta 11-degree engine.