- 159 hp Power
- 95 lb-ft Torque
- 481 lb Dry Weight
The launch of the 851 in 1987 immediately refreshed Ducati’s image and impressed test riders with the power of its engine.
Continuous improvements have made it the most important four-stroke motorbike of its time, demonstrating both the style and spectacular technical expertise of the Ducati brand.
The 851 S, an improvement on the original, became one of the most desirable bikes on the road.