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2008 Ducati 1098

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2008 Ducati 1098

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2008 Ducati 1098 Specifications

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Model Type  Sport
BASE MSRP(US)  $15,995.00
Dealers Ducati Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Longitudinal Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Compression Ratio  12.5:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  190/55 ZR17
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  56.3 / 1430
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.1 / 15.5

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By Nate(Owner), Oct. 3, 2008
I just got my 1098 3 days ago and I love it. I rode Japanese bikes for 13 years and decided I wanted to get a Ducati...Words can't explain the feeling this bike gives you when you ride it. It is effortless to ride, great power...and I am saying this while keeping the RPM's in the breakin range..Ok... Read Full Review

 

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One of the fastest bikes, and a great value
By Jeremiah(Enthusiast), Aug. 26, 2008
The Ducati 1098 is obviously the sexiest bike out there, and also one of the fastest. The thing that I find amazing is that the price is very reasonable! It is a great value, and the sex-appeal this thing has makes it a must-buy for any true moto enthusiast. Read Full Review

 

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What a sound
By Kevin (Owner), Oct. 9, 2009
WOW I've owned many sportbikes, I've been riding for close to 30 years. I've had R1's, gsxr's 750-1000's, you name it. But the sound that the Ducati 1098 gives off is simply amazing. The torque is there from the idle all the way up to 10000 rpm's. What a bike. Well worth the premium. Glad I bought i... Read Full Review

 

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