Ducati 900 SS: history, specs, pictures

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Ducati 900 SS
Also called 900 SS Darmah, 900 SS Hailwood-Replica, 900 SS Super Sport, 900 SS C, 900 SS FE, 900 SS Carenata, 900 SS Nuda
Production 1975 - 2001
Class Road
v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 92.0mm x 68.0mm
Top Speed 140 mph (225 km/h)
Horsepower 77.38 HP (57.7 KW) @ 7500RPM
Torque 56.06 ft/lbs (76.0 Nm) @ 6500RPM
Fuel System injection
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed
Final Drive: chain
Brakes Front: dual disc
Rear: single disc
Front Tire 120/70-zr17
Rear Tire 170/60-zr17
Wheelbase 54.92 inches (1395 mm)
Seat Height 32.09 inches (815 mm)
Weight 414.47 pounds (188.0 Kg) (dry), 198.0 kg (wet)
Oil Filter K&N KN-153[1]
Fuel Capacity 4.23 Gallon (16.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual

The Ducati 900 SS Nuda was a v2, four-stroke Road motorcycle produced by Ducati between 1975 and 2001. It could reach a top speed of 140 mph (225 km/h). Max torque was 56.06 ft/lbs (76.0 Nm) @ 6500 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 77.38 HP (57.7 KW) @ 7500 RPM.

Engine[edit | edit source]

The engine was a air cooled v2, four-stroke. A 92.0mm bore x 68.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 904.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a desmodromic valve control.

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 6-speed transmission.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 170/60-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual disc in the front and a single disc in the rear. The 900 SS Nuda was fitted with a 4.23 Gallon (16.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 414.47 pounds (188.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 54.92 inches (1395 mm) long.

In Media[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2019 K&L Supply Co Catalog. K&L Supply Co. 2019.