Ducati Hypermotard 950 launched in IndiaPosted On: November 12, 2021 By : Ashmita KC
Ducati India has launched its new Ducati Hypermotard 950 with an updated BS6/Euro 5 engine. The Hypermotard 950 comes in two variants: the Hypermotard 950 RVE and Hypermotard 950 SP–both powered by a 937cc Testastretta engine–at a starting price of INR 12.99 lakh (for the RVE).
The new Hypermotard 950 gets the same aggressive and sporty appearance as its predecessor’s. The bike comes with a wide handlebar, narrow sides, graffiti livery, and wheels with Ducati’s red trim. Also, it features a billet aluminium tank cap, carbon heat guard, and a magnesium head cover for its engine.
The Ducati Hypermotard 950 is powered by 937cc, water-cooled, L-Twin cylinder, Testastretta engine–mated to a six-speed manual transmission with Ducati Quick Shift (DQS) up/down EVO–that generates a power of 84 kW at 9000 rpm and a torque of 96 Nm at 7250 rpm.
The model also boasts magnesium clutch and alternator covers, a more lightweight clutch drum, an aluminium belt tensioner, magnesium head covers, and a wet slipper clutch with hydraulic control.
The bike comes with an advanced console that features a speedometer, tachometer, trip meter, odometer, clock, and fuel gauge. The electronics package include: a Bosch ABS cornering with Slide-by-Brake function, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) EVO, Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) EVO and Ducati Quick Shift (DQS) up/down EVO, available as an accessory or as standard, on the RVE and SP versions. The Hypermotard 950 comes with three predefined riding modes – Sport, Touring, and Urban. Riders can customise their riding style and restore the parameters set by Ducati.
|Engine type||Testastretta , L-Twin cylinder, Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke|
|Max.power (kW)||84 at 9000 rpm|
|Max.torque (Nm)||96 at 7250 rpm|
|Fuel tank (L)||14.5|
|Clutch||Slipper and self-servo wet multiplate clutch, hydraulic control|
|Fuel injection||Electronic fuel injection system, throttle bodies with full ride-by-wire system|
|Ground clearance (mm)||195|
|Wheel base (mm)||1493|
|Kerb weight (kg)||200(RVE), 198(SP)|
|Seat height (mm)||870(RVE), 890(SP)|
Tyres, brakes, and suspension
|Front brake size (mm)||320|
|Rear brake size (mm)||245|
|Front brake||Semi-floating aluminum flange discs, radially mounted Monobloc Brembo calipers, 4-piston 2-pad radial pump with adjustable lever, with ABS Bosch Cornering EVO|
|Rear brake||Disc, 2-piston caliper, with ABS Bosch Cornering EVO|
|Front tyre||Pirelli Diablo Rosso III, 120/70 ZR17|
|Rear tyre||Pirelli Diablo Rosso III, 180/55 ZR17|
|Front suspension||Marzocchi fully adjustable aluminum fork(RVE), Ohlins fully adjustable fork(SP)|
|Rear suspension||Sachs monoshock adjustable, with preload and rebound(RVE), Ohlins fully adjustable monoshock(SP)|
Price in India
|Hypermotard 950 models||Price in India|
|Hypermotard 950 RVE||INR 12.99 lakh|
|Hypermotard 950 SP||INR 16.24 lakh|