The Monster 797 is the entrance to the Ducati world and its values, style, sophistication and performance. It is a Monster, sporty and essential, and it's easy to ride, never intimidating: it is all you need to have undemanding fun.
Power: 73 hp (54 kW)
Torque: 67 Nm (49 lb-ft)
Safety: Bosch ABS
Price: Starting from £7,995
The Monster 797 is fitted with the air cooled 803 cm3 Desmodue twin-cylinder engine. This engine is a nod to the origins of the Monster but it is a modern Euro 4 homologated engine able to deliver 73 Hp at 8,250 rpm and a maximum torque of 67 Nm at 5,750 rpm.
The twin-cylinder engine of the Monster 797 has a single 50 mm diameter throttle body with two injectors downstream of the throttle, ensuring fluid distribution and precise control of the mixture strength taken in by each cylinder.
Gearbox and clutch
The gearbox is 6-speed while the APTC wet multiplate clutch with cable control ensures a much lighter lever actuation and provides additional advantages of excellent modulability: incredibly useful when managing continuous starting and stopping in city traffic.
The 10-spoke wheels of the Monster 797 are in light alloy. The Pirelli Diablo Rosso II tyres are in made from double-compound technology to combine resistance during long trips with constant grip also during extreme leaning. These high-quality tyres apply Pirelli EPT technology (Enhanced Patch Technology) to maximise the contact area with any leaning angle and FGD (Functional Groove Design) to optimize performance in wet conditions. The dimensions of the tyre at the front are 120/70 ZR17, and 180/55 ZR17 at the rear.
The Monster 797 has a 43 mm diameter Kayaba fork with a 125 mm wheel travel at the front.
The Monster 797 is equipped with a Brembo braking system, fitted as standard with Bosch 9.1 MP ABS system with internal pressure sensor.
To ensure optimum performance in braking and maximum safety, the Monster 797 is equipped with a Brembo braking system, fitted as standard with Bosch 9.1 MP ABS system with internal pressure sensor. This component ensures the most highly performing brake system in the sector, a trait which has always been characteristic of all Ducati bikes.
LCD instrument panel
The Monster 797 dashboard consists of a large LCD high-visibility screen with the main and secondary indications.
Headlights and indicators
The modern highly developed and technological headlight of the Monster 797 is integrated with the LED position lights. There is also an LED light at the rear. The Monster 797 includes the hazard warning lights function, which can be activated by pressing the designated button.