Multistrada launched at Intermot

2012-10-04 07:14

COLOGNE, Germany - The Intermot International Motorcycle Show in Cologne opened its doors this week while German was celebrating its national "Unity Day" holiday so the crowds rolled in.

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At an equally packed media conference Ducati presented the new-for-2013 Monster Anniversary as well as new Diavel colours and the stunning 1199 Panigale RS13 intended for next year's World Superbike championship but the focus of the adventure-driven German public visiting the Ducati stand was definitely the new Multistrada 1200 S Granturismo.


The model attracted considerable interest in its long-distance ergonomics and enhanced luggage capacity as well as design features such as the pinch-and-slide adjustable info screen and diode lighting.

The innovative and comfort-enhancing Ducati Skyhook Suspension and Ducati safety pack of latest generation anti-lock brakes and traction control - as fitted to all 2013 S models - were also well received and look set to continue the Multistrada's impressive success.