Ducati North America has announced the newest addition to its model range, the 848 Nicky Hayden Special Edition.
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This US -exclusive model was unveiled July 4 on Ducati Island at the USGP with Nicky Hayden and Ducati CEO Gabriele Del Torchio. It will be on display the remainder of the weekend for fans to view, and available at Ducati dealers July 7th in limited numbers.
The Nicky Hayden Edition is the first of the 2010 model year 848’s to arrive in the United States.
The distinctive features and 2010 model upgrades on this motorcycle include the American inspired livery, LED dash illumination for superior night visibility, a 30mm mirror extension kit for enhanced vision and aluminum cam belt tensioner pulleys for improved acceleration. The 848 Nicky Hayden also boasts 134hp at 10,000 rpm.