2023 Ducati V21L MotoE racing bike cover: check specs
02 Jul 2022, 00:05
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Italian bike manufacturer Ducati has unveiled its new 2023 MotoE bike, the V21L in Modena, Italy. He will participate in the FIM MotoE World Cup.
As for the highlights, the bike features a two-tone paint scheme in matte black and dark gray colors with bright red graphics on the sleek and aerodynamic body.
The two-wheeler tips the scales at 225 kg with an 18 kWh battery.
Why is this story important?
- Ducati has a rich racing history in events such as MotoGP, World Superbike Championship, Isle of Mans TT and Dakar Rally.
- The Italian motorcycle giant has become a supplier for the upcoming FIM MotoE World Cup due to its vast expertise in track racing with multiple championships under its belt.
- The 2023 V21L is a step towards sustainable motorsport.
The e-bike sports aerodynamically designed carbon fiber body panels
The 2023 Ducati V21L features aerodynamic carbon fiber body panels to reduce weight and increase structural rigidity.
It sits on an aluminum frame and features a vertical windshield, clip-on handlebars, rider-only seat, muscular fuel-tank-like housing for the battery and a slim rear section.
The bike rides on alloy rims wrapped in racing slick tires.
It is supported by a 150 hp electric motor
The 2023 Ducati V21L is powered by a bespoke electric motor linked to an 18 kWh battery. The configuration generates a maximum power of 150 hp, a maximum torque of 140 Nm and can rev up to 18,000 rpm. The motorcycle reaches a top speed of 275 km/h.
The motorcycle is equipped with disc brakes on both wheels
For rider safety, the Ducati V21L is equipped with Brembo disc brakes on the front and rear wheels, as well as Ducati Traction Control, Ducati Slide Control and Ducati Wheelie Control for better handling characteristics.
Suspension duties are handled by 43mm Ohlins NPX 25/30 pressurized USD forks up front and an adjustable Ohlins TTX36 monoshock unit at the rear of the bike.
The price of the Ducati V21L 2023 remains undisclosed
Pricing details for the 2023 Ducati V21L are not available to the general public as the e-bike is specifically designed for use in the FIM MotoE World Cup.