Italian super bike maker Ducati launched an all-new version of 'Monster 821' in India at an introductory price of Rs 9.51 lakh (ex-showroom).
The Monster 821 comes with a Euro 4 compliant liquid-cooled engine which can produce a maximum power of 108 bhp and a torque of 86Nm at 7750 rpm.
"For the last 25 years, the Monster has consistently delighted biking enthusiasts across the world. This year is the 25th anniversary of the Monster and we are very proud to introduce the new Monster 821 in India," Ducati India Managing Director Sergi Canovas Garriga said in a statement.
Bookings for the model are now open for Ducati Monster 821 and deliveries will begin by the first week of June across all Ducati dealerships in Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Kochi & Kolkata, the company said.
Monster 821 includes an updated LED headlamp, a full-color TFT instrument console which can be paired with a smartphone.
Ducati Monster 821 will be in direct competition with Suzuki GSX-S750, Triumph Street Triple S and the Kawasaki Z900.
(With inputs from agencies)