- Dark Stealth is one of the new colors introduced by Ducati.
- Ducati Red with white trims has also been presented, albeit only with S variant.
- There are no cosmetic or mechanical updates besides these two new color schemes.
Ducati has introduced a couple of new paint schemes for the 2020 Diavel range. The bike was unveiled earlier this month as part of Ducati's plans of introducing the new range. The new color options are Dark Stealth (standard version) and Ducati Red with white trims (S version). There is no mechanical change and the bike continues to carry the Euro 4 certified engine.
The Dark Stealth color scheme boasts of matt black finish which covers mechanical components along with the frame and rims. There is no cosmetic update other than that as the bike is still powered by the same 1262cc L-Twin cylinder, liquid-cooled petrol engine with Dual Spark and Desmodromic Variable Timing.
It develops the top power of 159bhp at 9500rpm and peak torque of 129Nm at 7500rpm. It retains the Ride by Wire feature with three modes each in driving and power. The 1260S variant features Ducati Quick Shift up and down as standard while it can be availed as optional in the entry-level trims.
The standard features on the 2020 Ducati Diavel range include Cruise control, Ducati Power Launch Evo (DPL), hands-free, backlit handlebar switches, 3.5" TFT color display, full LED lighting system, Self-cancelling turn indicators, etc. to name a few.
The S variant also gets Daytime Running Light (DRL) and Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) besides the aforementioned features. As for safety, the company has equipped the Diavel range with Bosch Cornering ABS Evo, Ducati Traction Control Evo DTC, Riding Modes, Power Modes and Ducati Wheelie Control Evo (DWC).