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Ducati 1098R and Ducati RR Desmosedici

Available with a ridiculous price tag…

  • 45’000CHF for the Ducati 1098R (white one)
  • 98’000 CHF for the Ducati RR Desmosedici (red one)




Ducati RR Desmosedici
TypeL-4 cylinder, liquid-cooled, DOHC, Desmodromic, 4 valves per cylinder, gear driven camshafts
Displacement989 cc
PowerMore than 200 HP @ 13,500 rpm (with racing exhaust (102 dB) – without catalytic converter)
Fuel injectionFour 50 mm Magneti Marelli throttle bodies, 12-hole "microjet" with injectors over throttle, manual idle control
Exhaust‘4 into 2 into 1’vertical exit exhaust/silencer
EmissionsEuro 3
Gearbox6-speed; Cassette type
ClucthDry multi-plate slipper clutch, hydraulically actuated
BodyFull carbon fiber bodywork
FrameTubular steel trellis hybrid, carbon fibre seat support, aluminium swingarm
Front SuspensionÖhlins ‘FG353’ PFF forks USD 43 mm pressurized, with preload, rebound and compression adjustment, TiN coated sliders
Front WheelMarchesini forged and machined magnesium alloy wheels, with 7 spoke design as GP6
Rear SuspensionÖhlins rear shock, with rebound, low/high speed compression adjustment, and hydraulic preload adjustment
Rear WheelMarchesini forged and machined magnesium alloy wheels, with 7 spoke design as GP6
Front BrakeTwo Brembo radial "monoblock" calipers with four 34 mm pistons; two semi-floating 320 mm x 6 mm discs, with machined flange: the same as GP6 wet race set-up
Rear Brake240 mm fixed disc, floating caliper with two 34 mm pistons
Fuel tankaluminium alloy
Dry Weightn/a
InstrumentsNew lightweight Corse electronic multifunction dashboard with LCD ‘bar’ graph tachometer, trip/odometer, anti-theft immobilizer, lap time measurement, oil pressure, fuel reserve, EOBD, clock, air temperature, rev counter
ColorsTwo versions – 1) Desmosedici RR: Rosso GP with a white number plate on the tail section; 2) Desmosedici RR "Team Version": Rosso GP with broad white fairing stripe. A team sponsor decal kit will be provided with each bike.

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