2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950

Ducati Hypermotard 950 Launched At Rs. 11.99 Lakh


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Ducati Launches Supermoto Dirt Bike Ducati Hypermotard 950

Ducati recently launched its supermoto sports bike Hypermotard 950 in India. 2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 is an all-new motorcycle. It formally replaces the Hypermotard 939. However, the new model commands a price-tag of INR 11.99 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The company opened bookings across all Ducati dealerships in India.

Speaking about the launch of the new Hypermotard 950, Sergi Canovas, Managing Director of Ducati India, said:

Hypermotard range has been loved and appreciated by riders who look for a fun and adrenalin-packed motorcycle. The new Hypermotard 950 inherits the sport and fearless characteristics which aligns to the personality of a rider who wants pure fun. It does not confine itself to a supermoto bike alone but rather comes with the performance of a dirt bike and soul of a sports bike. It’s a perfect choice for riders who’re looking for a thrilling yet sophisticated motorcycle.

2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950
2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950

Design & Styling:

On the styling part, the motorcycle retains the beak from its predecessors. Ducati Hypermotard 950's characteristic 'beak' design makes it stand out. At the front, it gets a compact headlight with Daytime Running Light (DRL).

2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950
2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950

Furthermore, the revised tail section features a rear Trellis sub-frame and twin under-seat tailpipes. These features are borrowed from 2009 Hypermotard 796. Ducati Hypermotard 950 has redesigned ergonomics. It includes wider handlebars, slimmer sides, and a new seat. Besides, a leaner inner curve ensures easy access. The motorcycle has 53 mm shorter inner leg curve measurement than the earlier model.

2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950
2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950

Engine & Power:

The 937cc, twin-cylinder, Ducati Testastretta 11° engine powers Ducati Hypermotard 950. This new engine comes with new type of pistons with higher compression ratio. It also has a new exhaust cam profile, new 53mm throttle bodies, and new engine map. This engine produces a power output of 114 hp. This is 4 hp higher than the earlier model. The extra power is complemented by the light-weight to attain a better power-to-weight ratio. The torque of 96Nm peaks at 7,250 rpm while 80% of it is available at just 3,000 rpm. Besides, the motorcycle also offers three riding modes.

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