Ducati announces new Diavel S for 2019

Posted: Sunday 04 November 2018 at 19:06 PM / diavel

Superbike was lucky enough to see a closed-door preview of the new Diavel at World Ducati Week (WDW) at Misano in July. We couldn’t take photos – or really say anything at all about it – but now we can, because Ducati has just announced it at its World Premiere 2019 event in Milan. The […]

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How do you prepare for a bike like the Kawasaki H2?

Posted: Wednesday 25 February 2015 at 17:14 PM / diavel

Next week I’ll be packing my bags and heading off to ride what I believe will be one of the defining super bikes of my generation. Without even cocking a leg, us moto scribers are already mentioning it in the same sentence as NR750, HP4, Desmo’ and all of the other super cool shit that […]

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2014 Ducati Diavel – Still Crazy

Posted: Wednesday 11 June 2014 at 08:26 AM / diavel

In 2011 John Hogan was the Features Editor of this very magazine and was the man on the original launch of the Ducati Diavel. At the time, the shock of Ducati making a cruiser was akin to Ferrari announcing it was building a new SUV that would have a Diesel engine and only be available […]

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Ducati announce updates to the Diavel

Posted: Tuesday 04 March 2014 at 11:40 AM / diavel

Here is the first official image of the revised-for-2014 Ducati Diavel. Changes are subtle in both the styling and mechanical department, the most significant being the new twin-spark version of the 1198cc Testastretta V-twin motor. Power remains the same at a whopping 162bhp but Ducati are quoting an additional 2.2ft lbs at peak and a […]

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