Ducati 450 Mark 3
|'Ducati 450 Mark 3'|
|Also called||450 Mark 3D, 450 Mark 3 D|
|Production||1968 - 1974|
|Class||[[:Category:Classic motorcycles|Classic]] [[Category:Classic motorcycles]]|
single cylinder, four-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||86.0mm x 75.0mm|
|Top Speed||90 mph (145 km/h)|
|Horsepower||26.42 HP (19.7 KW) @ 7000RPM|
|Transmission||Gear box: 5-speed
Final Drive: chain
|Suspension||Front: hydraulic telescopic fork
Rear: dual shocks
|Brakes||Front: expanding brake
Rear: expanding brake
|Wheelbase||53.54 inches (1360 mm)|
|Length||78.74 inches (2000 mm)|
|Width||23.23 inches (590 mm)|
|Seat Height||28.94 inches (735 mm)|
|Weight||297.62 pounds (135.0 Kg) (dry), 139.0 kg (wet)|
|Fuel Capacity||3.43 Gallon (13.00 Liters)|
The Ducati 450 Mark 3 was a single cylinder, four-stroke Classic motorcycle produced by Ducati between 1968 and 1974. It could reach a top speed of 90 mph (145 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 26.42 HP (19.7 KW) @ 7000 RPM.
The bike has a 5-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the wet multi-disc, manual.
It came with a 3.00-19 front tire and a 3.50-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake in the front and a expanding brake in the rear. The front suspension was a hydraulic telescopic fork while the rear was equipped with a dual shocks. The 450 Mark 3 was fitted with a 3.43 Gallon (13.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 297.62 pounds (135.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 53.54 inches (1360 mm) long.
1969 - 1972 Ducati 450 Mark 3
The 1969 Ducati 450 Mark 3 has, at its heart, an air-cooled, four-stroke, 436cc, single cylinder powerhouse, mated to a five-speed manual transmission. Also, it comes with features such as a hydraulic telescopic front fork, dual shock absorbers in the rear, laced wheels, a chromed exhaust system, a dual seat, a small, round headlight, analogue instrumentation dials, wide handlebars, a steel frame, front and rear drum brakes and a small front fender.