WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 22, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – RECALL Subject : Side-Stand may Break Report Receipt Date: OCT 09, 2015NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V637000Component(s): STRUCTUREPotential Number of Units Affected: 869 All Products Associated with this Recall 2015-2016 Ducati MULTISTRADA 1200 & 1200S Manufacturer: Ducati North America SUMMARY:Ducati North America (Ducati) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Multistrada 1200 and 1200 S motorcycles manufactured December 1, 2014, to June 11, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the side-stand may break, due to an incorrect length of the side-stand support tube. CONSEQUENCE:If the side-stand breaks, the motorcyle would fall over, increasing the risk of injury to the rider and/or the passenger. REMEDY:Ducati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the side-stand support tubes, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 16, 2015. Owners may contact Ducati customer service at 1-800-231-6696. The recall number for this recall is RCL-15-003. NOTES:Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.