Buell X1 Lightning vs Ducati Monster 900 (2000)

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Buell X1 Lightning vs Monster 900

Alexis Bachofen

You see the of your dreams pass you by on the side of the road or parked on the your mind goes overdrive, all you can think about it that dream machine. all the money you’ve been for the past 12 months has a purpose, an you can’t wait to spend it on.

comes a time in all our lives we need to make a decision. which motorcycle to buy is one of those that we all debate over for weeks sometimes even We each have our own favourites and days there are more reliable bikes to choose than ice cream flavours at the supermarket.

If retro styled Muscle are your thing, you’ve got $15-18k to spend and your for an Italian or American beast the is narrowed down slightly. But to buy a Ducati 900 Monster or Buell X1 ?

Fortunately for me I’m in the somewhat position to have been to ride both bikes for a Not that that made a purchase any easier! To cut to the chase I them both and whilst are similar they do offer many differences.

Bare The Buell is faster, tougher and certain to put a smile on your — The Ducati offers Italian styling, smoother and superior braking. Negatives: The has a stiff suspension set-up may not appeal to novice riders the Ducati needs a little horsepower installed.

Buell X1 Lightning

The Buell X1 lightning costs whilst the Ducati Monster for $15,300. Both have Injection allowing immediate response and ample power. are both extremely comfortable for rider and pillion, offering a stable and smooth ride. The with it’s larger engine has more vibration in that upon start-up makes you wonder if it’s to collapse apart around

They are noisy, guaranteed to the neighbours each morning and local pets running for

The Buell has a smoother gearbox the Ducati, then again it make you wonder sometimes if actually changed gear. On the road they are both an delight to ride. The Buell is little bit faster and will surprise sportsbike riders the hills, whereas the Ducati is and a great confidence builder for the less experienced rider.

for money you’re getting a lot for dollar. Both bikes become very reliable with any bugs ironed out countless upgrades over the The Monster is due a makeover and shall be available with a 916 engine called the Monster 900S4 it be pumping out 101bhp or 74kw @

My personal advise for anyone of buying either bike is to both and see which you enjoy It’s a personal thing may come down to the smallest the weight or the torque delivery. All in all very little in it, I’d one of each but that won’t be I win the lottery, until then keep on dreaming.

Buell X1 Lightning
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