Motorcycle Recall Notice

Today an official recall notice was issued for Ducati Hypermotard 950 and Hypermotard 950 SP motorcycles sold in Australia over the model years 2019 and 2020. 

The recall is for a minor problem with the battery terminal that might cause a sudden interruption of power, which may cause a rider to lose control. 

Owners of these models should contact their local Ducati dealer for the problem to be rectified. 


Recall Notice

PRA No. 2019/17967

Date published 13 Dec 2019

Campaign number RCL19-003

Ducati Hypermotard 950 – 34 affected motorcycles
Ducati Hypermotard 950 SP – 40 affected motorcycles

Model Years 2019-2020

Total of 74 affected vehicles

What are the defects?

Due to improper assembly, the battery’s negative cable terminal may break.

What are the hazards?

If the battery’s negative cable terminal breaks, the engine may cut off while riding, increasing the risk of injury to the rider and passenger(s), and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be sent a letter requesting them to contact their closest Ducati Dealer or Service Agent as soon as possible to make an appointment for an inspection, free of charge.

For further information, consumers can contact an authorised Ducati Dealer or email info@ducati.com.au