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2008 Ducati Monster S2R 1000

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2008 Ducati Monster S2R 1000

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Identification
Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $11,495.00
Dealers Ducati Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Brand Name  Desmodromic
Engine Type  Longitudinal Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  95 / 70
Horsepower RPM  8000
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  69.4 / 94.1
Torque RPM  6000
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  94 / 3.7
Stroke (mm/in)  71.5 / 2.82
Displacement (cc/ci)  992 / 60.5
Compression Ratio  10:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Carburetion Brand  Marelli
Fuel Injector  Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)  45
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Overdrive  Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Gear
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5/6)  2.47 / 1.76 / 1.35 / 1.09 / 0.96 / 0.86
Reverse  No
Final Drive Ratio  2.73
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  5.5
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Tire Speed Rating  Z
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  180
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  55
Rear Tire Speed Rating  Z
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  180/55 ZR17
Brakes:  
Brake Brand Name  Brembo®
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  9.7 / 245
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.7 / 43
Front Travel (in/mm)  5.1 / 130
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  Yes
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Front Suspension Brand Name  Showa®
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  5.8 / 148
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Rear Suspension Brand Name  Sachs
Rear Suspension Material  Aluminum
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  56.7 / 1440
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  392 / 178
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.6 / 14
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)  0.8 / 3
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.53
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  31.5 / 800
Number Of Seats  2
Seat Tail Cover  Standard
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  Yes
Fork Guards  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Exhaust Guard  Yes
Light Guard  No
Radiator Cover  Yes
Side Cover  No
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Light
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  24 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Standard
Manufacturer Country  Italy
Introduction Year  2006
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Ducati
Display Name  Monster S2R 1000
Mounts:  
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  Yes
Height  Low
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Convenience:  
Engine Immobilizer  Standard

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By William Christopher(Enthusiast), Dec. 21, 2008
Believe it or not, I actually SOLD my 848 so I could buy this bike. Don't get me wrong, the 848 is a beauty and is a blast to ride... at the track. But this bike is a blast to ride ANYWHERE!!

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By Joel TK(Owner), Oct. 9, 2008
I love this bike! A blast to ride. Handles great. Plenty of torque and decent passing speed. Sound is AWESOME with full Arrow exhaust. No quality issues. Lot's of compliments. I've put 2500 miles on it so far and loved every mile! Seat comfort is good for 2 hour ride. Controls and instrument... Read Full Review

 

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