Ducati 888: history, specs, pictures

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Ducati 888
Also called 888 Strada, 888 SP5, 888 SP 0 Strada
Production 1993 - 1994
Class Racing
Predecessor Ducati 851
Successor Ducati 916
v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 94.0mm x 64.0mm
Top Speed 162 mph (260 km/h)
Horsepower 107.68 HP (80.3 KW) @ 9000RPM
Torque 64.91 ft/lbs (88.0 Nm) @ 8000RPM
Fuel System injection. weber i.a.w twin injector
Ignition weber i.a.w -
Spark Plug NGK D9EV
Battery YUASA YB16AL-A2
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed

Final Drive: chain

Clutch: dry plate
Final Drive Chain: 520x94
Front Sprocket 15T
Rear Sprocket 37T
Suspension Front: showa gd061-usd
Rear: ohlins du8071 monoshock
Brakes Front: dual disc
Rear: single disc
Front Tire 120/70-zr17
Rear Tire 180/55-zr17
Wheelbase 56.3 inches (1430 mm)
Length 78.74 inches (2000 mm)
Width 26.38 inches (670 mm)
Height 44.09 inches (1120 mm)
Seat Height 31.69 inches (805 mm)
Weight 462.97 pounds (210.0 Kg) (dry),
Fuel Capacity 5.02 Gallon (19.00 Liters)
Fuel Consumption 5.81 liters/100 km (17.2 km/l or 40.49 mpg)
Manuals Service Manual

The Ducati 888 SP 0 Strada was a v2, four-stroke Racing motorcycle produced by Ducati between 1993 and 1994. It could reach a top speed of 162 mph (260 km/h). Max torque was 64.91 ft/lbs (88.0 Nm) @ 8000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 107.68 HP (80.3 KW) @ 9000 RPM.

Engine[edit | edit source]

The engine was a liquid cooled v2, four-stroke. A 94.0mm bore x 64.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 851.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a desmodromic valve control.

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 6-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the dry plate.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 180/55-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual disc in the front and a single disc in the rear. The front suspension was a showa gd061-usd while the rear was equipped with a ohlins du8071 monoshock. The 888 SP 0 Strada was fitted with a 5.02 Gallon (19.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 462.97 pounds (210.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 56.3 inches (1430 mm) long.

1993[edit | edit source]

In Media[edit | edit source]