2014 Ducati Monster 1200 S – First Ride Review

Outfitted with an arsenal of go-fast, electronic rider enhancements, the new Monster 1200 – unlike the S4R of old and the 1100 EVO it’s replacing – is meant for a more discerning crowd in the 40- to 45-year-old range. To attract this clientele, bike dimensions were relaxed, and ergonomics made more comfortable, compared to the 1100 EVO.