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Segment: Clasic
Production years: 1971, 1972

The 1971 Ducati 250 Desmo sports an air-cooled, four-stroke, 249cc, single cylinder desmodromic powerhouse mated to a five-speed manual transmission. It also comes with a chromed exhaust system, a steel frame, a telescopic front fork, dual shocks as a rear suspension, a single seat, laced wheels, a small headlight, an analogue instrumentation panel, narrow handlebars and a drum braking system.

DUCATI 250 Desmo 1971-1972 2 Photos
DUCATI 250 Desmo (1971-1972)DUCATI 250 Desmo (1971-1972)

DUCATI 250 Desmo 249

engine specs
Type
air-cooled, four-stroke, single cylinder, SOHC, desmodromic
Displacement
249 cm3
Bore X Stroke
2.9x2.3 in OR 74 mm
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
Horsepower
0/- KW(hp)/RPM
Torque
0/- lb-ft/RPM OR 0 Nm/RPM
Fuel System
2x36mm DellOrto SS carburetors
transmission specs
Gearbox
5-speed, manual
Clutch
wet multi-disc, manual
Primary Drive
-
Final Drive
chain
chassis specs
Frame
steel
Front Suspension
hydraulic telescopic fork
Rear Suspension
dual shocks
Front Brake
drum
Rear Brake
drum
dimension specs
Overall Length
-
Overall Width
-
Seat Height
-
Weelbase
-
Ground Clearance
-
Weight
280 lbs OR 127 kg
Fuel Capacity
-
tyres specs
Front
3.25-18
Rear
3.50-18
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