Is Ducati's new 1198 Monster the perfect road bike?

Published: 25 June 2013

Ducati is just months away from unleashing the most powerful Monster ever produced.

Exclusive photographs of the new 2014 model clearly show it’s powered by Ducati’s 1198cc water-cooled V-twin motor, likely to deliver over 150bhp.

But is 150bhp too much power for a naked bike? Will it make the Ducati the perfect bike, or an unrideable beast?