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Ducati Superbike 1198 SP Specs

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The Ducati Superbike 1198 SP model is a Sport bike manufactured by Ducati . In this version sold from year 2011 , the dry weight is 168.0 kg (370.4 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 131.53 Nm (13.4 kgf-m or 97.0 ft.lbs) @ 8000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Ducati Superbike 1198 SP 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 Ducati Superbike 1198 SP has a Tubular steel Trellis frame in ALS 450 frame with front suspension being Ohlins 43mm fully adjustable usd forks with TiN and at the rear, it is equipped with  . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-17 on the front, and 190/55-17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Ducati Superbike 1198 SP braking system includes Double disc. Semi-floating discs, radially mounted Brembo Monobloc 4-piston callipers size 330 mm (13.0 inches) at the front and Single disc. 2-piston size 245 mm (9.6 inches) at the back. 

Ducati Superbike 1198 SP General Information

Brand Ducati 
Model Ducati Superbike 1198 SP 
Start year 2011 
Year 2011 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Ducati Superbike 1198 SP Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Tubular steel Trellis frame in ALS 450 
Seat details Dual seat 
Wheelbase 1,430 mm (56.3 inches) 
Seat Height 820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details 7-spoke forged light alloy 
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 190/55-17 
Front brakes Double disc. Semi-floating discs, radially mounted Brembo Monobloc 4-piston callipers 
Rear brakes Single disc. 2-piston 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 330 mm (13.0 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 245 mm (9.6 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 168.0 kg (370.4 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 1.0119 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.00 litres (4.76 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Ohlins 43mm fully adjustable usd forks with TiN 
Front Suspension Travel 127 mm (5.0 inches) 
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel 120 mm (4.7 inches) 

Ducati Superbike 1198 SP Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection. Marelli electronic fuel injection, elliptical throttle bodies 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1198.40 ccm (73.13 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 131.53 Nm (13.4 kgf-m or 97.0 ft.lbs) @ 8000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and 2 lambda probes. Twin stainless steel mufflers 
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type Dry multiplate with hydraulic control slupper clutch 
Driveline Primary drive: Straight cut gears, Ratio 1.84:1. Chain; Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 38 

Ducati Superbike 1198 SP 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

Ducati Superbike 1198 SP Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Ducati Superbike 1198 SP have?
The Ducati Superbike 1198 SP has 170.00 HP (124.1 kW) @ 9750 RPM.

How much does a Ducati Superbike 1198 SP weighs?
The Ducati Superbike 1198 SP weighs 168.0 kg (370.4 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Ducati Superbike 1198 SP?
The Ducati Superbike 1198 SP seat height is 820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Ducati Superbike 1198 SP have?
The Ducati Superbike 1198 SP have 6 gears.