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08 Ducati Superbike 1098 R specificationsDucati Superbike 1098 R 2008


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The ´R´ is a race bike, pure and simple. Its competition specification and superior components together with advanced electronics and race-proven chassis technology deliver a level of performance that empowers you with confidence and capability.

General information
Model:Ducati Superbike 1098 R
Year:2008
Category:Sport
Rating:72.3 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes
Engine and transmission
Displacement:1198.40 ccm (73.13 cubic inches)
Engine type:V2, four-stroke
Power:180.00 HP (131.4 kW)) @ 9750 RPM
Torque:134.37 Nm (13.7 kgf-m or 99.1 ft.lbs) @ 7750 RPM
Compression:12.8:1
Bore x stroke:106.0 x 67.9 mm (4.2 x 2.7 inches)
Fuel system:Injection. Marelli electronic fuel injection, elliptical throttle bodies. 
Fuel control:Desmodromic valve control
Cooling system:Liquid
Gearbox:6-speed
Transmission type,
final drive:
Chain
Clutch:Dry multiplate with hydraulic control slipper clutch 
Exhaust system:Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and 2 lambda probes. Twin stainless steel and titanium mufflers 
Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels
Frame type:Tubular steel Trellis frame in ALS 450 
Rake (fork angle):24.0°
Front suspension:Öhlins 43mm fully adjustable upside-down fork with TiN 
Rear suspension:Progressive linkage with fully adjustable Öhlins TTXR monoshock with top-out spring. Aluminium single-sided swingarm 
Front tyre dimensions:120/70-ZR17
Rear tyre dimensions:190/55-ZR17
Front brakes:Double disc
Front brakes diameter:330 mm (13.0 inches)
Rear brakes:Single disc
Rear brakes diameter:245 mm (9.6 inches)
Physical measures and capacities
Dry weight:171.0 kg (377.0 pounds)
Power/weight ratio:1.0526 HP/kg
Seat height:820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Wheelbase:1,430 mm (56.3 inches)
Fuel capacity:15.50 litres (4.10 gallons)
Other specifications
Starter:Electric
Color options:Red / Racing Gold
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