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Reviews of 2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak

Ducati Company has launched its new bike 2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak from Multistrada family. This bike has amazing feature design and is best known for its performance; it is an adventurous bike. The bike shows the legacy of Ducati Company; this bike has the amazing powerful engine which delivers the enormous power and makes the ride full of fun even if you are riding on mountains. The bike has the unusual combination of race inspired looks and cutting edge technology. The bike has a lightweight body made up of carbon fiber which reduces weight and enhances fuel efficiency as well. The bike comes with fantastic equipment and accessories.

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak – specs


2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak is well known for its powerful engine and its enormous speed.  The bike has an engine of 1198 cc testastretto 11° V-twin with the support of DVT (Desmodromic Variable Timing), with four valves per cylinder, Dual Spark and has a liquid cooled system as well. The Bore to Stroke ratio is 106 into 67.9 mm while compression ratio is 12.5:1. The bike delivers the power of 117.7 kW at 9,500 RPM and has a torque of 136 Nm at 7,500 RPM. The fuel injection system of a motorcycle is fantastic and has a Bosch electronic system, elliptical throttle bodies with Ride-by-wire, and equivalent diameter of 56 mm. The exhaust system of the bike is made up of stainless steel muffler with catalytic converter, two lambda probes and aluminum tailpipes all of them are working excellent.

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak


2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak comes with high performance and fully adjustable Ohlins suspension which not only enhances precision but handling also. The bike has single side swingarm, and a suspension travel goes up from 6.7 to 7.9 inches while wheelbase from 60 to 61.2 inches. The fantastic feature is that fork is preload and has adjustable damping via the top cap which allows a rider to tailor the fork for their preference.


2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak has amazing 19 inches front wheel which have aluminum rims shod with a knobbier tire. The front end geometry of the new bike is kept same as the design of its ancestor and has a 25-degree rake with the trail of 109/110 mm.  The seat can be adjusted accordingly i.e. from 32.5 to 33.2 inches. Optional seats will be available depending upon the need of the rider. The bike has the fantastic gold finish which enhances the overall design of the motorcycle.

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak

Electronic system

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak has the amazing electronic system, and when it comes to the electronics, this bike is considered to be the one of the best bikes in the world. The bike has an Inertia Measurement Unit (IMU) platform which is developed by Bosch; this unit measures pitch and roll angles and acceleration along three axes which not only raise performance but also ensures safety standards as well. The IMU also controls the Cornering ABS and Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) systems. The Ducati Cornering Lights (DCL) system for LED headlights and Ducati Skyhook Suspension (DSS) system are working amazingly. The bike has the incredible electronic speed control that rider can set with the help of button on the handlebar.

Unique Key Features

  • Ducati Testastretta DVT powerful engine.
  • Adjustable Ohlins fork.
  • Excellent exhaust system.
  • Lightweight due to the use of carbon fiber.
  • Electronic Cruise Control.
  • Ducati Multimedia System (DMS)
  • Ride-by-Wire Power Modes (PM)
  • Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC)
  • Ducati Traction Control (DTC)
  • Height-adjustable rider’s seat
  • Dashboard with full-TFT 5″ colour screen
  • Color option- Pikes Peak livery, Ducati red chassis and black wheel rims with red trim.


2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak has a lot of accessories available which include Urban and Sports packages depending upon the interest and need of the rider.

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak – specs

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes peak  specs


Type Ducati Testastretta DVT with Desmodromic Variable Timing, L-Twin cylinder, four valves per cylinder, Dual Spark, liquid cooled
Displacement 1198.4 cc
Bore x Stroke 106 x 67.9 mm
Compression ratio 12.5:1
Power 117.7 kW @ 9,500 RPM
Torque 136 Nm @ 7,500 RPM
Fuel injection Bosch electronic fuel injection system
Exhaust Stainless steel muffler with catalytic Aluminium tailpipes


Gearbox 6-speed
Primary drive Straight cut gears, Ratio 1.84:1
Final drive Chain; Front sprocket  Rear sprocket 40
Clutch Wet, multi-plate clutch with hydraulic control

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes peak  suspension specs


Frame Tubular steel frame
Front suspension Öhlins 48 mm fully adjustable usd fork
Front wheel Y-shaped 3-spoke, 3.50″ x 17.”
Front Tire Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 120/70 ZR17
Rear suspension Fully adjustable Öhlins TTX36 unit. Aluminium single-sided swingarm
Rear wheel Y-shaped 3-spoke in light alloy, 6.00″ x 17.”
Rear tire Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 190/55 ZR17
Front wheel travel 170 mm (6.7 inches)
Rear wheel travel 170 mm (6.7 inches)
Front brake 2 x 330 mm semi-floating discs with  radially mounted Brembo Monobloc Evo M50 4-piston callipers
Rear brake 265 mm disc, 2-piston floating calliper, cornering with ABS as standard equipment
Instrumentation Colour TFT display 5.”

Dimensions and weight

Dry weight 208 kg (458 pounds)
Wet weight (KERB) 231 kg (509 pounds)
Seat height Adjustable: 825 – 845 mm (32.5 – 33.3 inches)
Wheelbase 1,529 mm (60.2 inches)
Rake 24°
Trail 109 mm (4.3 inches)
Fuel tank capacity 20l – 5.3 gallons
Number of seats Dual seat

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes peak  specs view


Warranty 24 months unlimited mileage
Maintenance service intervals 15,000 km (9,000 mi) / 12 months
Valve clearance check 30,000 km (18,000 mi)

Emissions and Consumption

Standard Euro 4
Consumption 4,9 l/100 km – CO2 = 115 g/km

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak


The new launched 2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak is an excellent bike, and its review is covered under www.bikescatalog.com today. This article provides complete information about the newly launched bike by Ducati Company. 2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Pikes Peak is a fantastic bike which has a lot of amazing features and has an incredible electronic system. The bike has an incredibly powerful engine and excellent torque. It is a good bike with great features especially the design of the motorcycle is very attractive, so be the first to purchase it and enjoy its ride with your friends and be here to have more details in the shape of review.

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