Cyclewise Ducati-Vermont of New Haven introduced the 2011 Ducati Diavel at Red Square in Burlington on Friday, March 25th. The party was packed with enthusiasts wanting to see Ducati's new power cruiser.
The motorcycle has an 1198 Testastretta L-twin motor with 162 moving 463 pounds (dry weight). The bike is designed with handling, as well as power, having fully adjustable Marzocchi forks and Sachs monoshock. The brakes are reported to be stronger than those found on the 1198 Super Bike.
The launch was part of a nation-wide event sponsored by Ducati and run by dealerships.