2009 Ducati 1198 Superbike First Look — Motorcycle USA

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Ducati Superbike 1198

2009 Ducati 1198 First Look

The 2009 1198S superbike comes the Ducati Traction Control as equipment.

The Ducati sportbike gets some new additions the new 1198 Superbike. The Italian chose the EICMA 2008 in Milan to unveil its … Ducati Streetfighter, as well as its models: the 1198 joined by the 848, 1098R and a special-edition Bayliss – celebrating the recently-retired and his 2008 SBK championship.

Even the faithful Ducatisti could be for mistaking the 1198 for its nearly predecessor – the 1098. Yet Ducati riders the new 1198 “is in fact a new bike.”

Powered by the latest generation of Evoluzione L-Twin, the 1198 a claimed 170 horsepower and 97 lb-ft of Coupled with a dry weight of 377 lbs kilos) and the 1198 effectively a 1-to-1 metric power-to-weight The 1198 S goes one better, two kilos better, at 372.6 lbs kilos).

The standard 1198 with Showa suspension, the S version (above) utilizes components.

Displacing 1198.4cc the named 1198 sports a 106 x bore and …. Ducati’s system moves valves have been increased to inlet and 35.5mm exhaust and elliptical throttle bodies now the same 63.9mm diameter as the ‘R’

The 1198 Twin delivers a lighter weight via vacuum production of the crankcase. The new mill, was first seen in the 1098R, out its power to the same ratio as the R.

A trellis frame comes in colors for the five different models (1198 racing 1198S bronze), with the incorporating a magnesium subframe.

The standard and ‘S’ chassis differ in the department, with Showa (43mm fork – titanium-oxide single rear shock) the standard 1198 and Ohlins the units on the ‘S’ model (43mm – titanium-nitride treatment, single shock). The rear suspension on units is adjustable for ride-height.

The Testastretta Evoluzion L-Twin 170 horsepower for the 1198, with a version delivering 180 ponies for the 1098R.

Brembo monobloc stoppers adorn both models. Radially mounted, a of four-piston (34mm) calipers down on 330mm rotors.

Ducati Superbike 1198
Ducati Superbike 1198

New help reduce weight, the standard 1198 using grey designs. The ‘S’ benefits lighter 7-spoke “GP replica” hoops (which with a fiber fender account for the S lighter overall weight). bikes are fitted with Diablo Supercorsa SC rubber – ZR17 up front and 190/55 out back.

Harnessing the raw power of the Testastretta is electronics, including the Ducati Control (DTC) system and the Data Analyzer (DDA). on the 1098R last year, the DTC delivers the same traction developed on Ducati’s successful and World Superbike racing to a production Ducati Superbike. The DDA allows riders to retrieve data, like laptimes, vehicle speed and more, via USB to an external computer.

The DTC system standard now on the 1198S, as well as the

2009 Ducati 1098R. Bayliss Limited Edition

his namesake limited-edition Ducati

Billed as “the most most powerful twin-cylinder ever,” the 1098R is Ducati’s SBK championship-crushing Superbike. Sourcing the Testastretta Evoluzione, Ducati engineers another 10 horsepower (180 thanks to titanium valves and Fitted with the optional, Termignoni exhaust and ECU race kit and output vaults even to a claimed 186 horsepower.

In honor of Bayliss, who closed out his racing this season with his SBK title for the Italian marque, has created a 500-unit limited 1098R sporting the same ran at the 2008 Portimao season (where Bayliss ended his with a double-victory performance.) perks on the Bayliss machine the racing exhaust as standard along with a plaque with the signatures of Ducati CEO Del Torchio and Troy Bayliss

Ducati Superbike 1198
Ducati Superbike 1198
Ducati Superbike 1198
Ducati Superbike 1198
Ducati Superbike 1198

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