It also has a new “Human Machine Interface” with a 5″ TFT colour display and switchgear to control all bike settings, functions and the Ducati Multimedia System.
It connects the bike to the rider’s smartphone via Bluetooth allowing access to incoming calls, text messaging, music, etc.
Other Multistrada 1260 Enduro features include cruise control and a hands-free system.
It is compatible with the new Ducati Link App that allows riders set the journey mode (a combination of Load and Riding Mode) and personalise the parameters of each Riding Mode (ABS, Ducati Traction Control, etc.) via their smartphones.
This App also provides maintenance deadline info, a user manual and a Ducati Store locator. It also lets riders record performance and routes so they can share their Enduro 1260 riding experiences.
Dedicated accessories include aluminium panniers and top box, and Touring, Sport, Urban and Enduro packages.