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The TOP 27 Best Ducati Superbikes, Adventure Bikes and Touring bikes for sale in South Africa (2020)

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DIAVEL 1260/ 1260 S

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  • 159HP (117 kW) power
  • 95 lb-ft (13.1 kgm, 129 Nm) torque
  • 780 mm (30.7 in) seat height
  • Cornering ABS Evo, DTC Evo

Overview:

  • The DIAVEL 1260/ 1260 is powerful, muscular, also agile and effective between the curves for maximum riding enjoyment.  The new Diavel 1260 combines the performance of a maxi-naked with the ergonomics of a muscle cruiser.
78

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent look❌ High priced
✔️

Our Honest Review:There is no denying it – The DIAVEL 1260/ 1260 S is a show stopper of note! The design is breath taking, edgy and ground-breaking. All the 5-star reviews were right – This motorcycle will take South Africa by storm.

Panigale v4 2020

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  • 157.5 kW (214 hp) @ 13,000 rpm power
  • 124.0 Nm (91.5 lb-ft) @ 10,000 rpm torque
  • 835 mm (32.9 in) seat height

Overview:

  • The 2020 version of the new Panigale V4 boosts performance even further and takes track riding to the next level.  High performance underlined by a new design: this is the new Panigale V4 S 2020. Configure it by choosing among the proposed Ducati Performance accessories.
91

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Custom Options available❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: A mind blowing piece of machinery! Rides as good as it looks, and worth the price paid.

MONSTER 797

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  • 73 hp (54 kW) @ 8.250 rpm power
  • 49 lb-ft (67 Nm) @ 5,750 rpm torque
  • 805 mm (32.9 in) seat height
  • Bosch ABS

Overview:

  • The Monster 797 is the ideal bike for Ducati first timers. As sporty and essential as any Monster, it offers everything you need for a fun ride. The Monster 797 is easy and intuitive. In addition, the new graphics give the Monster 797 unique personality and style.The Monster 797 is also available in a restricted power version of 35KW, compliant for A2 license riders.
89

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Available for restricted licence❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: Great on country roads, the Monster 797 is also a ton of fun in town. The Monster 797 is pleasingly light and agile. I like it!

MONSTER 821

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  • 109 hp (80 kW) @ 9,250 rpm power
  • 63 lb-ft (8.8 kgm, 86 Nm) @ 7,750 rpm torque
  • Adjustable 785 mm – 810 mm seat height
  • Ducati Safety Pack: Bosch ABS, Ducati Traction Control (DTC). Riding Modes, Power Modes.

Overview:

  • The Monster 821 was designed with the aim of creating a slim, simple and sporty motorcycle to highlight the original concept of “sport naked bike”.  The Monster 821 is available in the unmistakable Ducati Red.
90

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Custom Options available❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The Monster 821 has an amazing sporty performance and is so agile! It’s compact, sporty, modern and contemporary. The best! What more could you ask for?

MONSTER 821 STEALTH

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  • 109 hp (80 kW) @ 9,250 rpm power
  • 63 lb-ft (8.8 kgm, 86 Nm) @ 7,750 rpm torque
  • Adjustable 785 mm – 810 mm seat height

Overview:

  • The Monster 821 was designed with the aim of creating a slim, simple and sporty motorcycle to highlight the original concept of “sport naked bike”.  The Monster 821 is available in the unmistakable Ducati Red. In the Monster 821 Stealth version featuring original graphics: two unique liveries for a true Monsterista’s bike.
85

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Custom Options available❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The Monster 821 Stealth is sporty performance coupled with agility! It’s compact, sporty, modern and contemporary.

HYPERMOTARD 950

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  • 114 hp (84 kW) @ 9.000 rpm power
  • 71 lb-ft (96 Nm) @ 7.250 rpm torque
  • 870 mm seat height
  • Riding Modes, Bosch Cornering ABS , Ducati Traction Control (DTC) EVO, Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) EVO.

Overview:

  • The hypermotard 950 perfectly combines minimalism, aggressiveness, lightweight look and fun with the innovation and technology of Ducati’s latest generation models.  The Hypermotard 950 is equipped with modern, sophisticated electronics.
92

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ High end safety❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The HYPERMOTARD 950 has fast become a firm favourite with the road bike, collectors’ markets and top speed junkies in Gauteng. Take a test drive, and you will soon see why!

Monster 1200

Monster 1200
  • 147 hp (108 kW) @ 9,250 rpm power
  • 91 lb-ft (124 Nm) @ 7,750 rpm torque
  • Adjustable 795 – 820 mm seat height
  • Cornering ABS, Ducati Traction Control, Ducati Wheelie Control, Riding Mode

Overview:

  • The Monster 1200 has always been a symbol in the world of sporty naked bikes thanks to the details that make it unmistakable.  The standard equipment of the Monster 1200 includes: Cornering ABS Bosch, Ducati Traction Control (DTC), Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC), Riding Modes, Power Mode, Ride by Wire, passenger seat cover, LED lights.
92

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Powerful, full-bodied engine❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The MONSTER 1200 is a purchase filled with passion. The Monster series is one to contend with, especially when it comes to price, comfort and technology.

STREETFIGHTER V4

Streetfighetr V4
  • 153 kW (208 hp) rpm power
  • 123 Nm (90.4 lb-ft) rpm torque
  • 845 mm (33.3 in) seat height

Overview:

  • The Streetfighter v4 features an unrivalled naked bristling with cutting-edge technology and an awe-inspiring design that oozes pure performance.  The minimalist full-LED headlight captures the spirit of the Streetfighter V4 perfectly.
78

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent Design and Aerodynamics❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The STREETFIGHTER V4 sports an amazing design. It is the sleekest bike I have ever seen, and the ride is out of this world.

MULTISTRADA 950

Multistrada 950
  • 113 hp (83 kW) power
  • 71 lb-ft (9.8 kgm, 96 Nm) torque
  • 840 mm (33.1 in) seat height
  • Cornering ABS, DTC, VHC

Overview:

  • With the Multistrada 950 you can experience the beauty of the journey every day, thanks to the mix of Ducati riding emotions and versatility that make it ideal for every use.
68

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Limited weight for easy handling❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The MULTISTRADA 950 is born to travel! If you need a perfect adventure model – this is it!

MULTISTRADA 1260

Multistrada 1260
  • 158 hp (116.2 kW) power
  • 71 lb-ft (9.8 kgm, 96 Nm) torque
  • 840 mm (33.1 in) seat height
  • Cornering ABS, DTC, VHC

Overview:

With a new engine, greater usability and control, the Multistrada 1260 takes you into a brand new “comfort zone” filled with driving pleasure, excellent technology and perfect performance.

68

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Stunning design❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The MULTISTRADA 1260 is a character on its own. It is not only fun to ride but you can configure it to make it even more ‘you’.

MULTISTRADA 1260 S

Multi 1260 S
  • 158 hp (116.2 kW ) @ 9.500 rpm power
  • 95.5 lb-ft (129.5 Nm) @ 7.500 rpm torque
  • Adjustable 825 – 845 mm (32.5 – 33.3 in) seat height
  • Vehicle Hold Control (VHC), Riding Modes, Power Modes, Ducati Safety Pack (Bosch Cornering ABS + DTC), Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC), Ducati Cornering Lights

Overview:

  • The Multistrada 1260 S increases riding pleasure thanks to the new Ducati Quick Shift making it comfortable for long trips in pairs, great for off-road fun and super responsive on urban routes.
71

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent Safety features❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The MULTISTRADA 1260 S TFT instrument panel allows you to quickly switch between riding modes. Straight forward electronics – so you can focus on your ride.

MULTISTRADA 1260 D-AIR

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  • 158 hp (116.2 kW) @ 9.500 rpm power
  • 95.5 lb-ft (129.5 Nm) @ 7.500 torque
  • Adjustable 825 – 845 mm (32.5 – 33.3 in) seat height
  • Vehicle Hold Control (VHC), Riding Modes, Power Modes, Ducati Safety Pack (Bosch Cornering ABS + DTC), Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC), Ducati Cornering Lights

Overview:

  • The Multistrada 1260 D | air® offers the rider cutting-edge technological and safety thanks to a system exploiting a wireless connection to the motorcycle that activates the Ducati D | air® by Dainese attire guards in just 45 milliseconds, protecting the vital parts of the rider’s and pillion rider’s body.
80

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent Safety features❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The Multistrada 1260 D | air® offers comfort and safety paired with stunning looks and an amazing ride. This is by far the best bike I have ever owned.

MULTISTRADA 1260 PIKES PEAK

Pikes Peak
  • 158 hp (116.2 kW) power
  • 95.5 lb-ft (129.5 Nm) torque
  • 825 – 845 mm seat height
  • Cornering ABS, DTC, DWC

Overview:

  • Winner of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, the Multistrada 1260 Pikes Peak is designed to achieve maximum precision and sporting performance.
80

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ 1262 cc Ducati Testastretta DVT engine paired with the Ducati Quick Shift gearbox❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The Multistrada 1260 PIKES PEAK is a winning choice for woman and for men. It is a dream to handle and gives out just enough of an adrenaline kick on every hairpin turn.

Multistrada 1260 Enduro

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  • 158 hp (116 kW) power
  • 94 lb-ft (128 Nm) torque
  • 840 mm – 880 mm seat height
  • Cornering ABS, DTC, DWC

Overview:

  • The Multistrada 1260 Enduro expands the concept of adventure with a Ducati Testastretta DVT 1262 engine with full torque curve and a renewed chassis for greater ease of riding at low speeds or when manoeuvring.
68

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Testastretta DVT 1262 engine❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: With a combination of performance and comfort the Multistrada 1260 Enduro makes your travels unforgettable both on-road and off-road.

Multistrada 1260 S Grand tour

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  • 158 hp (116 kW) @ 9,500 rpm power
  • 95 lb-ft (13.2 kgm, 129 Nm) @ 7,500 torque
  • Adjustable, 825 – 845 mm seat height

Overview:

  • The new Multistrada 1260 S Grand Tour is the Multistrada that better expresses the concept of premium sport touring bike, for those who love to travel without sacrificing anything.
71

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ side panniers, centre stand, heated grips, additional LED lights, hands-free tank filler plug and tyre pressure monitoring system❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The Multistrada 1260 S Grand Tour truly maximises the concept of premium sport touring.

PANIGALE V4 25° ANNIVERSARIO 916

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  • 5 kW (214 hp) @ 13,000 rpm power
  • 5 kW (214 hp) @ 13,000 torque
  • 830 mm (32.7 in) seat height

Overview:

  • To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the legendary 916, the Panigale V4 25° Anniversario 916 was born in a limited and numbered version of 500 units.
85

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent Safety specs❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: To satisfy even the most demanding collectors, the bike comes with an authenticity certificate, which displays the bike, frame and engine numbers. This bike is excellence on the move.

1299 PANIGALE R FINAL EDITION

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  • 154 kW (209,4 hp) @ 11.000 rpm power
  • 142,0 Nm (104,7 lb-ft) @ 9.000 rpm torque
  • 830 mm (32.48 in) seat height
  • Cornering ABS Bosch,Ducati Traction Control EVO, Ducati Wheelie Control EVO, Engine Brake Control

Overview:

  • The 1299 Panigale R Final Edition is produced in a numbered, unlimited series, and represents the perfect mix between high performance engine and racing chassis.
84

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent Safety specs❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The 1299 Panigale R Final Edition a unique, collectible bike, featuring red rims and a titanium exhaust to top off an unmistakable look.

PANIGALE V2

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  • 114 kW (155 hp) @ 10.750 rpm power
  • 104 Nm (76,7 lb-ft) @ 9.000 rpm torque
  • 840 mm (33,1 in) seat height

Overview:

  • The twin-cylinder Panigale has been given a thorough makeover. Renamed the Panigale V2, it takes on a totally new design and a more comfortable rider seat.
84

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Updated design elements❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The new Panigale V2 Is a beefy yet compact bike. It offers enjoyment on any road and confidence on any racetrack.

XDIAVEL

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  • 152 hp (112 kW) @ 9500 rpm power
  • 93 lb-ft (126 Nm) @ 5,000 rpm torque
  • 755 mm (29,72 in) seat height
  • Ducati Safety Pack (Cornering ABS Bosch, Ducati Traction control DTC), Riding Mode, Power Mode

Overview:

  • Ducati enters the Cruiser world and does so in its very own way, representing the best of both worlds.
81

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Custom-inspired accessories❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: Thrilling performance, sporty power, advanced electronics – the XDIAVEL offers you everything you would want and need from a cruiser.

XDIAVEL S

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  • 152 hp (112 kW) @ 9500 rpm power
  • 93 lb-ft (126 Nm) @ 5,000 rpm torque
  • 755 mm (29,72 in) seat height
  • Ducati Safety Pack (Cornering ABS Bosch, Ducati Traction control DTC), Riding Mode, Power Mode

Overview:

  • Ducati enters the Cruiser world and does so in its very own way, representing the best of both worlds. The XDiavel S features a dominant front headlight with Daytime Running Light (in countries where it is allowed).
68

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Custom-inspired accessories❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: Style, elegance and performance are the key words that characterise this line – the XDIAVEL S offers you everything you would want and need from a cruiser.

Panigale V4 R

Panigale V4 R
  • 162 kW (221 hp) @ 15,250 rpm power
  • 112 Nm (83 lb-ft) @ 11,500 rpm torque
  • 830 mm (32.7 in) seat height
  • Riding Modes, Power Modes, Bosch Cornering ABS EVO, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) EVO 2, Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) EVO, Ducati Slide Control (DSC), Engine Brake Control (EBC) EVO, Auto tyre calibration

Overview:

  • The Panigale V4 R embodies the maximum expression of Ducati values: style, sophistication, performance.  The Panigale V4 R is a racing bike type-approved for road use.
70

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent safety specs❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: In short, the Panigale V4 R embodies pure racing adrenalin under control.

SUPERSPORT

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  • 110 hp (81 kW) @ 9.000 rpm power
  • 69 lb-ft (93 Nm) @ 6.500 rpm torque
  • 810 mm (31.9 in) seat height

Overview:

  • The SuperSport blends comfort with versatility thanks to solutions that make it perfect for everyday road riding – but without ever compromising its sporting spirit.
75

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent safety specs❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: In short, the design is sporty yet elegant and config’ is available on this model. The riding experience is out of this world, making it an all-around great deal.

Supersport S

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  • 110 hp (81 kW) @ 9.000 rpm power
  • 69 lb-ft (93 Nm) @ 6.500 rpm torque
  • 810 mm (31.9 in) seat height

Overview:

  • The SuperSport blends comfort and versatility thanks to solutions that make it perfect for everyday road riding – but without ever compromising its sporting spiritThe lines of the SuperSport S create dynamic shapes, visually compact and light.
84

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent safety specs❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: Config’ is available on this model and the riding experience is out of this world, making it an all-around great deal.

ICON

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  • L-Twin, Desmodromic distribution, 2 valves per cylinder, air cooled power
  • 67 Nm (49 lb-ft) @ 5,750 rpm torque
  • 798 mm (31,4 in) – low seat 778 mm (30,6 in) available as accessory

Overview:

  • Explore the latest Scrambler®. Elemental and stylish, the Icon Dark is the most customisable Scrambler ever.
84

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Stunning Colours❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: Unconventional but fashionable. The Icon is a customizers dream!

Hypermotard 950 SP

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  • 114 hp (84 kW) @ 9.000 rpm power
  • 71 lb-ft (96 Nm) @ 7.250 rpm torque
  • 890 mm seat height

Overview:

  • The hypermotard 950 SP combines minimalism, aggressiveness and a lightweight look with the innovation and technology of Ducati’s latest generation models.
76

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ High End Safety❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The HYPERMOTARD 950 SP has moved up on the favourite list with the road bike, collectors’ markets and top speed junkies in Gauteng. Book a test drive, and you will soon see why it is so popular.

MONSTER 1200 S

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  • 147 hp (108 kW) @ 9,250 rpm power
  • 91 lb-ft (124 Nm) @ 7,750 rpm torque
  • Adjustable 795 – 820 mm seat height
  • Cornering ABS, Ducati Traction Control, Ducati Wheelie Control, Riding Mode

Overview:

  • The Monster 1200 S has always been a symbol in the world of sporty naked bikes. The exclusive Monster 1200 S sharpens that Monster sports performance to an even finer edge. Configure it by choosing among the proposed Ducati Performance accessories packages.
80

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ High End Safety❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The MONSTER 1200 S gorgeous! In the S version, the Black on Black colour with matte and glossy black elements, enhances its sporty lines and character.

Streetfighter v4 S

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  • 153 kW (208 hp) rpm power
  • 123 Nm (90.4 lb-ft) rpm torque
  • 845 mm (33.3 in) seat height

Overview:

  • The Streetfighter v4 S features an unrivalled naked bristling with cutting-edge technology and an awe-inspiring design. The minimalist full-LED headlight captures the spirit of the Streetfighter V4 S perfectly.
90

out of 100 score.

Pro'sCon's
✔️ Excellent Design and Aerodynamics❌ High Priced
✔️

Our Honest Review: The STREETFIGHTER V4 S has a striking design that is beyond sleek. It might be pricey but it is the best bike I have ever had the pleasure of owning.
When was Ducati founded?

4 July 1926 in Bologna Italy

Does Ducati come with a warranty on my purchase?

Motorcycles:  Standard warranty up to 2 years old & Ducati factory warranty of 24 months for bikes older than 2 years.

A parts and labour warranty of 6 months with Moto Rapido, unlimited kms.

What is Ducati’s most popular bikes?

Ducati 900cc Supersport Twin.

1987 Ducati 851.

1994 Ducati 916 SBK.

2004 Ducati Desmosedici RR – The Firebreather.

2005 Ducati 999.

2007 Ducati 1098 S.

2008 Ducati 1198S.

Ducati Multistrada 1200

Does Ducati have a head office in South Africa?

No. Head office is in Italy.

Can I buy my motorcycle on Superbikes.co.za?

Yes, on Superbikes’ website you can get 3 quotes from dealers to find the best deal on your bike.