1960 Ducati 450 Desmo Custom for Sale Classic Sport Bikes For Sale

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Ducati 350 S Desmo
Ducati 350 S Desmo

1960 Ducati 450 Desmo for Sale

Posted on August 19, by tad

Bit of a mongrel, this:  One of a kind Ducati 450 Desmo .   There’s an distinction between classic and classic car cultures: originality.  In the car world, you might tweak, and and adjust, and improve, but your 124 Sport should remain a Fiat.  You wouldn’t say, the chassis and throw a Ford 289 V8 in Certainly some folks applaud your audacity and to themselves, thinking of the fun that be had, but there would be the that the final product was lessened by the experiment.  “It’s but I hope he didn’t do that to a all-original one…”

Not so much with bikes: your machine is extremely all bets are kind of off and people do to mix and match a bit more, free to their own vision of what the might have intended, of financial constraints.  Norvils, the odd Vincati… people mix and match parts like Lego At least this bike has of its parts from “in the family.”

The little machine is apparently around the frame from a Vento, basically a 1960’s made under license by a company in the 80’s.  I’ve about one previously: 1984 Vento.

He gives a nice list of went into this from the original eBay :

Ducati 350 S Desmo
Ducati 350 S Desmo

Forks are Ducati, rear is handled by Fox gas shocks. The headlight and are Norton, taillight assembly is a 750 Sport; the seat is from a and the tank is a steel unit the 250cc Diana. The front is an interesting piece, being a four-leading shoe assembly magnesium side plates on the Aermacchi’s 250cc production racers of the 1960′s.

Stainless steel aftermarket Veglia tach, Tomaselli CRA rear sets, Dunstall silencer and of course finished in a red, with variegated leaf work on the side seat and tank. Bike was in many publications and was the cover for “Old Bike Journal”. A build that I have owning for many years.

Bike has been part of a Collection and has been on “DRY” for approximately 6 years.

Obviously, it’s been sitting for a you won’t expect to show up and it home.  But it’s a really ride that mixes and parts from some kissing-cousin machines beautifully.

Ducati 350 S Desmo
Ducati 350 S Desmo
Ducati 350 S Desmo

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