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Must Have: Walt Siegl’s new Ducati Monster Leggero GTS

Must Have: Walt Siegl’s new Ducati Monster Leggero GTS

The new Leggero GTS from Walt Siegl: The ultimate Ducati Monster cafe racer?
No dream garage would be complete without a Walt Siegl Leggero series Ducati. Builds from the New Hampshire workshop are marked by incredible craftsmanship, blistering performance and wallet-melting desirability.

A typical Walt Siegl Leggero is based on a two-valve Ducati, with a proprietary 4130 Chromoly frame. But this time around, Walt had a different configuration in mind.

The new Leggero GTS from Walt Siegl: The ultimate Ducati Monster cafe racer?
“I picked a 2012 Ducati Monster 1100 as a donor,” he says, “for its engine and single-sided swing arm. My mechanic Aran Johnson had also been wanting to adapt one for a Leggero.”

This new direction meant that the ‘standard’ Leggero chassis had to be tweaked. The geometry is unchanged, but there’s a newly designed upper shock mount, additional cross bracing, and extra brackets for the electronics.…

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