Ducati DesertX 2024

A new ethos - a new era

The Ducati DesertX pays homage to the legacy of the Paris-Dakar days, which over 25 years ago revolutionised the motorcycle adventure world.

From £14,995

or £190.26 per month

6.9% APR PCP or HP Finance

Low rate finance with as little as 10% deposit for up to 3 years.

Valid on Diavel V4, Multistrada V4, V4 S, V4 S Grand Tour and V4 Rally, DesertX and DesertX Rally.

Low rate 6.9% APR PCP or HP Finance for up to 3 years.

Minimum Deposit 10%. Available on PCP and HP Finance for up to 3 years.
Offer Valid to 30th June 2024

Excludes Multistrada V2, V2 S, V4 Pikes Peak, V4 RS, Diavel Bentley & Diavel Bentley Mulliner

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Ducati DesertX

The Ducati DesertX is available in two colourways & with a 4 year, unlimited mileage factory warranty!

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Prices below are for a Ducati DesertX in White including on the road costs.
The maximum finance lend including accessories for this version/colourway is £16,494.50.
Warranties are manufacturer warranty extensions that are valid Europe wide and are transferable on onward sale, therefore enhancing value. See warranty tab below for more info.
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DesertX is the first modern Ducati with 21 "front wheel and 18" rear, long stroke suspension and a new frame designed specifically for the off-road experience.

Power Icon Power 110 hp (81 kW) @ 9,250 rpm
Torque Icon Torque 92 Nm (68 lb ft , 9.4 kgm) @ 6,500 rpm
Seat Height Icon Seat Height 875 mm (34.4 in)
Weight Icon Wet Weight 223 kg (492 lb)

Testastretta 11° engine

Fluid delivery, full and increased torque curve

Thanks to high maximum power and torque values, fluid delivery and a full torque curve at all speeds, the new DesertX’s Watercooled Testastretta 11° engine can guarantee performance and agility to the rider. 110 bhp, with 68 ft lb of torque, this powerplant oozes versatility.

Maintenance intervals – 9000 miles or bi-annual for oil service, 18,000 miles for valve clearance service. “Adventurous” intervals………

The Ducati DesertX is also available for those with a restricted licence, as a version with 35 kW of regulated power. (Special Order)

Euro 5 Compliant.


Functionality On and Off Road

Designed for comfort

Much research went into the off-road capabilities and rider comfort under these arduous conditions. The surfaces in contact with the rider are large and well connected.

This allows rider movement in all directions with the highest level of comfort and control, especially in off-road riding.


6 Rider Modes Plus Rider Assist

The Whole Safety Pack

6 Rider Modes

The versatility of the DesertX is also reflected in its Riding Modes. It has 6 modes, 2 of which are specifically dedicated to the off-road riding experience: Enduro and the brand new Rally Mode, in addition to the Sport, Touring, Urban e Wet modes.

Rider Assist

The electronic equipment is completed by a package of rider assistance systems: Traction Control, Wheelie Control, Engine Brake Control, Cornering ABS, Quickshifter Up & Down and Cruise Control, to make long distance riding even more relaxing.

Display & Connectivity

The DesertX is equipped with a 5″ TFT color display ready for integration with the Ducati Multimedia System (and oriented vertically to offer the best visibility even when riding standing up


21"/18" wheel combination

Generous ground clearance 250 mm

DesertX is equipped with the iconic wheel combination for the enduro segment: spoked wheels, 21” at the front and 18” at the rear. Ready to easily tackle any type of obstacle and asphalt.

A fundamental feature for off-road use, DesertX has a ground clearance of 250 mm, which is particularly favorable for more extreme off-road riding.

Kayaba long stroke suspension – The 46mm upside-down fork and fully adjustable single shock absorber were developed with the Japanese brand Kayaba, a successful producer in the off-road world.


LED All Round

Top & Tail

The bike’s completely Full LED lighting system is ocutting edge. The double front headlight has two bi-function polyellipsoidal modules with Daytime Running Light (DRL) and has been designed to ensure excellent visibility, which is particularly important for a bike that can ride in all conditions. The tail light is equipped with the Ducati Brake Light system. In the event of emergency braking, it automatically flashes to signal the condition of sudden slowing to following vehicles, making a further contribution to rider safety.


Accessorise your Ducati DesertX 2024

Find accessories for your Ducati with our online tool.

Alternatively, use the Ducati Configurator to see what these accessories would look like on your Ducati DesertX.


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