Gallery: 2017 Ducati SuperSport first ride
Ducati’s new SuperSport impressed Senior Road Tester Michael Neeves, although he was surprised by just how sporty it is.
Neevesy rode the base SuperSport model on the roads surrounding the Monteblanco circuit in southern Spain after a morning spent riding the SuperSport S around the circuit on wet tyres.
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Price: £11,495 (standard)
Engine: 937cc 8v L-twin
Frame: Tubular steel trellis
Seat height: 810mm
Suspension: Fully adjustable 43mm Marzocchi forks and single rear Sachs shock adjustable for preload and rebound damping.
Kerb weight: 210kg
Tank capacity: 16 litres