No plans to build small capacity bikes in India, says Ducati India


Neelanjan Chakraborty, Motorcycle Nut, will ride, preferably race anything on two wheels!

Ducati’s only manufacturing facility in Asia is in Thailand.

Smashing the rumour mills, Ducati India has issued a statement that they are not planning to join hands with any Indian manufacturer. Ducati operates in India as a direct subsidiary of Ducati Motor Holdings.

Ducati Scrambler Sixty2 front three quarter at Thai Motor Expo
The Ducati Scrambler Sixty2 is the smallest product (regarding engine displacement) in their global line-up.

Ducati India was incorporated back in 2014, but dealerships (Mumbai and Delhi) became operational only in March 2015. An official announcement for the same was made only in June 2015. At present, Ducati India has five dealerships in the country and plans to increase it to 10 by the end of this year.

In an official statement, Ducati India said:

We would like to clarify that Ducati currently has no plans to partner with any Indian two-wheeler manufacturers and/or to build small capacity engine motorcycles in India

Ducati India has announced that they will be launching five new motorcycles this year. The Italian motorcycle maker, which is a part of the Volkswagen Group, showcased several new motorcycles at EICMA in November 2016 like the Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled, Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer, Ducati Monster 797 and Ducati Multistrada 950.

Ducati XDiavel S front three quarters right side
The Ducati XDiavel with a starting price of INR 15.87 lakhs is Ducati India’s latest product, introduced on September 15, 2016.

Ducati’s last launch in India was the Ducati XDiavel and XDiavel S.

Ducati Scrambler Sixty2 – Image Gallery

Contribute to IAB
Submit Spyshots & get Bragging rights! Click Here
Custom Mods on your ride? Get it featured on IAB Submit

Ducati Scrambler News & Updates

Ducati Scrambler Mach 2.0 Studio shot front right quarter

Ducati Scrambler Mach 2.0 India launch soon

Triumph Street Scrambler accessorised website grab

Triumph Street Scrambler vs. Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled – Spec comparo

Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer right front quarter

Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer Launched in India at INR 9.32 lakhs

Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled front three quarter

Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled launched in India at INR 9.32 lakhs

Lifan Hunter 125 studio side

Ducati Scrambler lookalike Lifan Hunter 125 launched in Thailand

Ducati Monster 797 side studio

Ducati India to launch 5 new bikes in 2017