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Bimota DB8 Specs

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The Bimota DB8 model is a Sport bike manufactured by Bimota . In this version sold from year 2012 , the dry weight is 177.0 kg (390.2 pounds) and it is equipped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 170.00 HP (124.1 kW) @ 9750 RPM and a maximum torque of 123.00 Nm (12.5 kgf-m or 90.7 ft.lbs) @ 8000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Bimota DB8 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Bimota DB8 has a NiCrMo4/aluminium frame with front suspension being Marzocchi and at the rear, it is equipped with Extreme Tech . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 on the front, and 190/55-ZR17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Bimota DB8 braking system includes Double disc. Floating discs, 4-Pistons size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc. 2-pistons size 230 mm (9.1 inches) at the back.

Bimota DB8 General Information

Brand Bimota 
Model Bimota DB8 
Start year 2012 
Year 2012 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Bimota DB8 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type NiCrMo4/aluminium 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,430 mm (56.3 inches) 
Length 2,040 mm (80.3 inches) 
Width 730 mm (28.7 inches) 
Height 1,115 mm (43.9 inches) 
Seat Height 800 mm (31.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 135 mm (5.3 inches) 
Trail size 100 mm (3.9 inches) 
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZR17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 190/55-ZR17 
Front brakes Double disc. Floating discs, 4-Pistons 
Rear brakes Single disc. 2-pistons 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 230 mm (9.1 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 177.0 kg (390.2 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.9605 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.00 litres (4.76 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Marzocchi 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension Extreme Tech 
Rear Suspension Travel

Bimota DB8 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection. Walbro electronic injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1198.00 ccm (73.10 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 106.0 x 67.9 mm (4.2 x 2.7 inches) 
Compression Ratio 12.7:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration Desmodromic valve control 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 170.00 HP (124.1 kW) @ 9750 RPM 
Maximum torque 123.00 Nm (12.5 kgf-m or 90.7 ft.lbs) @ 8000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system Wet sump 
Engine oil capacity 3.00 litres (3.17 quarts) 
Exhaust system 2 in 1 in 1, Titanium silencer. 
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type Dry, multi-disc 

Bimota DB8 Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

Bimota DB8 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Bimota DB8 have?
The Bimota DB8 has 170.00 HP (124.1 kW) @ 9750 RPM.

How much does a Bimota DB8 weighs?
The Bimota DB8 weighs 177.0 kg (390.2 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Bimota DB8?
The Bimota DB8 seat height is 800 mm (31.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Bimota DB8 have?
The Bimota DB8 have 6 gears.