The Monster 796 is the perfect synthesis between sports performances, aesthetics and daily riding pleasure. Cared for in each single detail, it is the ideal bike for each riding style and represents the utmost evolution of the Monster family.

Engine

Type L-Twin cylinder, 2 valve per cylinder Desmodromic, air cooled
Displacement 803cc
Bore x Stroke 88 x 66 mm
Compression ratio 11:1
Power 64 kW (87 hp) @ 8,250 rpm
Torque 78 Nm (58 lb-ft) @ 6,250 rpm
Fuel injection Siemens electronic fuel injection, 45mm throttle body
Exhaust Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter with twin lambda probes

Transmission

Gearbox 6 speed
Primary drive Straight cut gears; Ratio 1.85:1
Ratio 1st 32/13, 2nd 30/18, 3rd 28/21, 4th 26/23, 5th 22/22, 6th 24/26
Final drive Chain; Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 39
Clutch APTC wet multiplate with hydraulic control

Chassis

Frame Tubular steel Trellis frame
Front suspension 43mm upside-down forks
Front wheel Y-shaped, 5-spoke in light alloy 3.50 x17
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso
Rear suspension Progressive linkage with preload and rebound Sachs adjustable monoshock
Rear wheel Y-shaped, 5-spoke in light alloy 5.50 x 17
Rear tyre 180/55 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso
Front wheel travel 120mm (4.7in)
Rear wheel travel 148mm (5.8in)
Front brake 2 x 320mm discs, 4-piston radial caliper
Rear brake 245mm disc, 2-piston caliper
Instrumentation Digital unit displaying: Speedometer, rev counter, clock, scheduled maintenance warning, oil temperature, trip fuel, lap time, warning light for low oil pressure, fuel level, fuel reserve, neutral, turn signals, overrev, immobilizer. Ready for DDA system.

Dimensions and weight

Dry weight 167kg / 169kg ABS version
Wet weight(KERB) 187kg
ABS wet weight(KERB) 188kg
Seat height 800mm
Wheelbase1 450mm
Rake 24
Trail 87mm
Fuel tank capacity 15l
Number of seats Dual seat