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Ducati 1198

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Ducati 1198
Ducati 1198 2009.jpg
Manufacturer Ducati
Production since 2009
Predecessor Ducati 1098
Class sport bike
Engine 90° V-twin cylinder, 4-valve per cylinder Desmodromic, liquid cooled
Transmission 6 speed, dry multi-plate clutch
Related Ducati 848
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The Ducati 1198 is a sport bike produced by the Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati beginning 2009. Ducati offers three models of the bike: the 1198, 1198S and 1198R.[1]

The 1198 shares identical design elements with its predecessor 1098, but has more power and torque, redesigned wheels, lighter headlights, traction control and lighter fairings (on the S model), and a few minor paint changes.[2] Another carryover from its 998 heritage is a distinctive single-sided swingarm.

The Ducati 1198 models color are available in red, white and black.

Performance

The 1198/1198 S makes a manufacturer claimed Template:Convert, Template:Auto ftlbf torque, and weighs Template:Convert.[3] The 0-60 mph time is less than 2.5 seconds and top speed is estimated at Template:Convert.[4] The 1198 R makes a manufacturer claimed Template:Convert, Template:Auto ftlbf torque.[3]

Specifications

All specifications are manufacturer claimed unless noted otherwise:

1198 1198 S 1198 R
CHASSIS
Frame Tubular steel Trellis frame in ALS 450
Wheelbase Template:Convert
Rake 24,5°
Front suspension Showa Template:Convert with TiO fully adjustable upside-down fork Öhlins Template:Convert fully adjustable upside-down fork with TiN
Front wheel travel Template:Convert Template:Convert
Front brake 2 x Template:Convert semi-floating discs, radially mounted Brembo Monobloc calipers 4-piston, 2-pad.
Front wheel 10-spoke in light alloy Template:Convert x Template:Convert 7-spoke in forged light alloy Template:Convert x Template:Convert
Front tire 120/70 ZR17 (Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa SC tire)
Rear suspension Progressive linkage with fully adjustable Showa monoshock. Aluminum single-sided swingarm Progressive linkage with fully adjustable Öhlins monoshock with top-out spring. Aluminum single-sided swingarm Progressive linkage with fully adjustable Öhlins TTXR monoshock with top-out spring. Aluminum single-sided swingarm
Rear wheel travel Template:Convert
Rear brake Template:Convert disc, 2-piston caliper
Rear wheel 10-spoke Marchesini light alloy Template:Convert x Template:Convert 7-spoke Marchesini forged light alloy Template:Convert x Template:Convert 10-spoke forged Marchesini light alloy Template:Convert x Template:Convert
Rear tire 190/55 ZR17 (Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa SC tire)
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Dry weight Template:Convert Template:Convert Template:Convert
Seat height Template:Convert
Instruments Digital MotoGP derived unit displaying: Speedometer, rev counter, clock, scheduled maintenance warning, warning light for low oil pressure, fuel level, oil temperature, fuel reserve, trip fuel, neutral, turn signals, average speed, average fuel consumption, remaining fuel meter, immobilizer, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) (only for 1198s and 1098r Models) and Ducati Data Analyser (DDA) system enabled.
Warranty 24 months / unlimited miles
Body colors (frame/wheels) (Red - Red - Black) (White - Black - Black) (Red - Red - Black) (Midnight Black - Racing Grey - Black) (Red - Red - Racing Gold) (Troy Bayliss LE Paint Scheme - Red - Black)
Versions Dual seat Dual seat Single seat
ENGINE
Type L-twin cylinder, 4 valve per cylinder Desmodromic, liquid cooled
Displacement Template:Convert
Bore x Stroke Template:Convert x Template:Convert
Compression Ratio 12.7:1 12.8:1
Power (claimed) Template:Convert @ 9750 rpm[3] Template:Convert @ 9750 rpm[3]
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Fuel injection Marelli electronic fuel injection, elliptical throttle bodies.
Exhaust Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and lambda probe. Twin stainless steel mufflers Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and 2 lambda probes. Twin stainless steel and titanium mufflers
Emissions Euro 3
TRANSMISSION
Gearbox 6 speed
Ratios 1st 37/15
2nd 30/17
3rd 27/20
4th 24/22
5th 23/24
6th 22/25
Primary drive Straight cut gears, Ratio 1.84:1
Final drive Chain; Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 38
Clutch Dry multiplate with hydraulic control Dry multiplate with hydraulic control slipper clutch
OTHER
MSRP[5] US$16,495 US$21,795-24,995 US$39,995

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