BS6 Ducati Diavel 1260 Launched in India

Along with the BS6 Panigale V4, Ducati has also launched the Ducati Diavel BS6 1260 in India. The less polluting version of the Italian electric cruiser starts at 18.49 lakh INR*.

BS6 Ducati Diavel 1260

The Ducati Diavel in the BS6 avatar retains its sporty naked personality, design, and handling while being much more environmentally conscious. The standard variant is 5 kg heavier and weighs 249 kg (edge), while the Diavel 1260 S is 2 kg lighter than the regular model.

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BS6 Ducati Diavel 1260 Launched – Heavier But More Powerful

Along with the practical value, the new Diavel 1260 also sees an increase in power. The 1262cc Ducati Testastretta DVT engine, which has time to change the camera, makes 3 horsepower more than its predecessor. It transmits 162 horsepower at 9,500 rpm and 129 Nm at 7,500 rpm. Equipped with a 6-speed gearbox that comes in two Quick Shifter versions as standard on the Diavel 1260 S.

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For the Diavel 1260 BS6, Ducati kept the driving position and ergonomics of the “power cruiser” motorcycle but changed the chassis configuration. The Ducati Diavel BS6 has a striking steel frame. The Anchored is a vibrating aluminum arm-sized to deliver surprising agility in corners, a great “feel” and an effortless ride. The standard model comes equipped with a fully adjustable 50mm fork and a mono-shock at the rear with preload and adjustable shock absorbers. For comparison, the Diavel 1260 S comes with 48mm Ohlins forks up front and Ohlins shocks at the rear, both fully adjustable.

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The Ducati Diavel is available for Rs 18.49 lakh * and is available in an all-black finish, while the BS6 Diavel 1260 S is available in two colors – Ducati Red and Thrilling Black – priced at 21.49 lakh *. Pre-orders are now open to all retailers and shipments will begin as soon as the current restrictions are lifted.

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Full Specifications Of Ducati Diavel 1260


Engine TypeDucati Testastreta DVT 1262, L-Twin cylinder
Max Power164.2 PS @ 9500 rpm
Emission Typebs6
Stroke71.5 mm
Drive TypeChain Drive
Fuel TypePetrol
Engine Displacement1262 cc
Max Torque129 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Bore106 mm
No Of Cylinders2
Valve Per Cylinder4
Compression Ratio13.0:1


Transmission TypeManual
No Of Gears6-Speed


Brakes FrontDisc
Brakes RearDisc

Chassis and Suspension

Suspension-Front50 mm Adjustable USD Fork
ChassisTubular Steel Trellis Frame
Suspension-RearMonoshock, Preload and Rebound Adjustable, single side swingarm

Tyres and Wheels

Tyre Size Front120/70-ZR17, Rear:- 240/45-ZR17
Wheel Size Front431.8 mm, Rear:-431.8 mm
Tyre MakePirelli
Tyre TypeTubeless
Wheels TypeAlloy


Dry Weight218 kg
Wheelbase1600 mm
Fuel Capacity17 Liters
Kerb Weight249 Kg
Tail LightLED
Front Brake320 mm
Rear Brake265 mm


LED tail lightsYes
Turn Signal LampLED
Power ModesYes


STD BS6Rs. 18.49 Lakh
S BS6Rs. 21.49 Lakh