Ducati 175 Americano

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Ducati 175 Americano
Production 1959
Class Classic
air-cooled, four-stroke, single cylinder, SOHC, 2 valves
Bore / Stroke 61.0mm x 61.0mm
Compression ratio 7.0:1
Horsepower 13.95 HP (10.4 KW) @ 8000RPM
Transmission Gear box: 4-speed, manual

Final Drive: chain

Clutch: wet multi-disc, manual
Suspension Front: hydraulic telescopic fork
Rear: dual shocks
Brakes Front: drum
Rear: drum
Front Tire 2.50 -18
Rear Tire 2.75 -18
Weight 103.0 kg (wet)
Manuals Service Manual

The Ducati 175 Americano was a air-cooled, four-stroke, single cylinder, SOHC, 2 valves Classic motorcycle produced by Ducati in 1959. Claimed horsepower was 13.95 HP (10.4 KW) @ 8000 RPM.


A 61.0mm bore x 61.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 175.0 cubic centimeters.


The bike has a 4-speed, manual transmission. Power was moderated via the wet multi-disc, manual.


It came with a 2.50 -18 front tire and a 2.75 -18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via drum in the front and a drum in the rear. The front suspension was a hydraulic telescopic fork while the rear was equipped with a dual shocks.

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The 1959 MY Ducati 175 Americano sports an air-cooled, four-stroke, 175cc, single cylinder powerhouse, paired to a four-speed manual transmission, that can reach a maximum power output of 14 horsepower at 8000 rpm. It also comes with features such as a hydraulic telescopic front fork, dual rear shock absorbers, front and rear drum brakes, a studded-leather, dual seat, pull-back handlebars, laced wheels, full-fenders, a center stand and a steel frame.