Ducati Monster goes Diesel

Posted on 23. Mar, 2012 by admin in News, Photos

Filed under: Motorcycle, Design/Style, Diesel

Ducati Monster goes Diesel

Wait a second… a diesel Ducati? Has the sale to Audi gone through and the TDI engine made its way onto two wheels already? In a word: no. This isn’t diesel with a small D, but Diesel with a capital D - as in the Italian house of denim.

Diesel signed on last year as a sponsor of the Ducati racing team in the MotoGP series, and has now taken the partnership to a new level by giving the Monster 1100EVO the same kind of treatment it’s applied to the Fiat 500. That means a military theme with Diesel’s trademark matte green paint, yellow brake calipers and rear spring, and blacked-out frame, engine covers, exhaust and forks.

The special edition model is, of course, being launched with a range of biker gear including everything from jacket to jeans, all in typical Diesel style but with an added dose of burnt rubber. Follow the jump for the full press blast and check out the trio of images in the gallery for a closer look.

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Ducati Monster goes Diesel originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Mar 2012 07:57:00 EST.

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