Ducati India has opened its fifth dealership in the country in Pune with Bavaria Motors, one of Pune's leading automotive business group. Located on Boat Club Road, the new dealership is spread over 4,500 square feet and houses a state-of-the-art service facility.

"Pune and its neighbouring cities have some of the most passionate motorcyclists in the country and we are keen to bring to them a taste of the Authentic Italian Performance that Ducati offers. We believe our partnership with Bavaria Motors will help us deliver to the city a customer ownership experience that is consistent with our global standards," said Ravi Avalur, managing director of Ducati India, in a statement.

The new Ducati showroom in Pune will offer the entire range of Ducati motorcycles available in India. The company's line-up includes Monster range, the Diavel, the Multistrada and Hypermotard family and all four variants of the fun to ride Scrambler. High performance models like the recently unveiled super-mid 959 Panigale along with other iconic Superbike models like 1299 Panigale, 1299 Panigale S and flagship Panigale R will also be available on order. The dealership has a dedicated team of trained technicians equipped with latest equipment and diagnostics.

"We are delighted to partner with Ducati and bring the iconic brand to a region so passionate about motorcycles. Even before we started operations we have been overwhelmed with inquiries," said Vishal Agarwal, managing director, Bavaria Motors. 

Ducati already has dealerships in New Delhi, Mumbai, Gurgaon and Bangalore and plans to expand across the country.