Ducati Monster 797 Revealed. Old-School Monster Package

An old school air-cooled L-Twin, the Ducati Monster 797 is the entry-level motorcycle to the Ducati roadster world

Ducati's newest Monster family member, the Monster 797, comes with an air-cooled desmodue L-Twin and 75 hp.

Watch the Ducati Monster 797 First View Video at EICMA 2016

The new Monster borrows the Scrambler engine – an 803 cc desmodue  L-Twin – which manages to meet the Euro IV regulation despite the fact it’s a classic air-cooled unit. 

With 75 horsepower, 68.9 Nm of torque, 193 kg, and an 805 mm seat height, it seems like a friendly bike that's suitable for those who want to buy their first middleweight. 

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According to the new European regulations, it will come with a standard ABS (provided by Bosch). Regarding the brakes, you get the Bosch 9.1MP ABS and some shiny radial calipers. 

The price will be around  $9,800 (€8,860). You get no traction control, no adjustable fork, no fancy electronics, but you do get a USB port to charge your iPhone.

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Other features: tubular steel trellis frame, 16.5 liter steel fuel tank, full LCD Dash, and slippery clutch. 

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