The Ducati Streetfighter is being launched to motorcycle magazines in Italy this week. Since Hell for Leather’s invitation somehow got lost in the mail, we figured we’d bring you the first action shots of the Streetfighter before any English-language publications have even ridden the 155bhp, 1098-based euonym.
The traction control, Marchesini wheel and Öhlins suspension-equipped
Ducati Streetfighter S goes on sale in the US in May for $18,995, while
the cheaper non-S Streetfighter, shorn of the fancy bits, but using the
same 1099cc v-twin, will hit showrooms sometime over the summer for
For full details and specs on the Streetfighter, visit our original article on the bike that we dropped three days before the official unveiling by clicking here. Oh wait, maybe that’s why we weren’t invited.
Thanks to our Norwegian buddies at MC24.