Ducati MARK 3: history, specs, pictures

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Ducati MARK 3
Production 1967
Class Road
Single cylinder, 4-stroke, Air-cooled
Bore / Stroke 73.7mm x 73.7mm
Compression ratio 9.7:1
Horsepower 30.04 HP (22.4 KW) @ 8000RPM
Fuel System Dell'Orto VHB 29 carburetor
Transmission Gear box: Gears

Final Drive: Chain

Clutch: Wet Multi-plate
Suspension Front: Hydraulic telescopic forks
Rear: Swinging arm rear suspension with adjustable hydraulic shocks
Brakes Front: Drum
Rear: Drum
Front Tire 2.75x18
Rear Tire 3.00x18
Wheelbase 53.5 inches (1359 mm)
Length 78.7 inches (1999 mm)
Width 23.19 inches (589 mm)
Seat Height 28.9 inches (734 mm)
Weight 127.0 kg (wet)
Manuals Service Manual

The Ducati MARK 3 was a Single cylinder, 4-stroke, Air-cooled Road motorcycle produced by Ducati in 1967. Claimed horsepower was 30.04 HP (22.4 KW) @ 8000 RPM.


A 73.7mm bore x 73.7mm stroke result in a displacement of just 248.6 cubic centimeters.


The bike has a Gears transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet Multi-plate.


It came with a 2.75x18 front tire and a 3.00x18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via Drum in the front and a Drum in the rear. The front suspension was a Hydraulic telescopic forks while the rear was equipped with a Swinging arm rear suspension with adjustable hydraulic shocks. The wheelbase was 53.5 inches (1359 mm) long.

1967 - 1975 Ducati MARK 3[edit]

Ducati 250 Merk 3 was borne in 1967. Before receiving Taglioni’s celebrated Desmo engine, the 1967 250 Mark 3 featured a 249 cc SOHC single engine that’s mated to a five-speed transmission. In addition, the 250 Mark 3 also featured a host of other features, including a 10-to-one compression ratio and a Dell’Orto SS1 29D carburetor.