Ducati Multistrada gets bigger, cleverer and more powerful for 2018 – and it’s more rideable too.
For 2018 Ducati has updated its Multistrada range with four new models: the standard 1260, the 1260 S (the one we tested), 1260 D|Air which connects with the Dainese airbag system, and the top of the range Pikes Peak model with Ohlins suspension, carbon fibre mudguards and panels, Termignoni exhaust and forged wheels.
WORDS: Mikko Nieminen, Editor of Motorcycle Sport & Leisure PHOTOGRAPHY: Milagro
The S model differs from the stock Multistrada 1260 in six ways. It has higher spec brakes, Ducati Multimedia System, up and down quickshifter, full LED headlight with cornering lights, hi-res TFT instrument panel, and the Ducati Skyhook Suspension (DSS) Evo semi-active electronic suspension.