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Buyer's Guide > Scrambler Desert Sled
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The Scrambler Desert Sled pays homage to the big-bore offroad bikes of the 1960s and 1970s, as piloted by such heros as Steve McQueen and the Ekins brothers. This machine has little in common with those svelte race winners, but it is certainly much better-suited to offroading than the rest of the Scrambler line, with upgraded suspension and chassis.
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Brand
Ducati
Model
Scrambler Desert Sled
Categories
Adventure - Scrambler
New/Returning
New for 2017
Price (base)
$ 12,995
Capacity
803 cc
Engine Type
90 degree V-twin, desmodromic with 2 valves/cyl, air-cooled, 4-stroke
Transmission
6-speed, chain
Clutch
Wet multi-plate
Fueling
Fuel Injection
Max Power
74 HP (55 kW) @ 8253 rpm
Max Torque
50.2 ft-lbs (68 Nm) @ 5750 rpm
Seat Height, std
860 mm (33.9 in.)
Seat Height, options
840 mm (33 in.)
Wheelbase
1505 mm (59.3 in)
Fuel Capacity
13.5 L (3.57 USG)
Dry Weight
191 kg (421 lb)
Curb Weight
207 kg (456 lb)
Brakes, front
Single 330 mm disc, radial four-piston calliper
Brakes, rear
Single 245 mm disc with 1-piston caliper
Antilock Brakes (ABS)
ABS Standard
Suspension, front
46mm fully adjustable USD forks, 200 mm travel
Suspension, rear
Kayaba rear shock, preload and rebound adjustable, 200 mm travel
Tires, front
120/70 R19
Tires, rear
170/60 R17
Paint/Colours
Red, White (+$200)
Warranty
24 months, unlimited mileage

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