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Segment: Sport / Super Sport

The House of Borgo Panigale has designed the Ducati 748 Biposta as a powerful, yet balanced sportbike, and can fit the needs for a wide category of riders.

It comes with a full-fairing with a windshield, three-spoked, cast-aluminium wheels, a two-piece, dual seat, dual headlights, a Brembo braking system with dual front disc brakes and a single disc in the rear, a 43mm fully-adjustable upside-down fork, an adjustable monoshock in the rear with a progressive linkage, a digital LCD instrumentation screen and an under-seat exhaust system.

Also, it boasts a maximum power output of 96 horsepower and 75 Nm of torque from its liquid-cooled, four-stroke, 748cc, 90-degree V-Twin cylinder powerplant mated to a six-speed manual transmission with a chain final drive.

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DUCATI 748 Biposta 748

engine specs
Type
liquid-cooled, four-stroke, 90-degree V-Twin, DOHC, desmodromic 4 valves per cylinder
Displacement
748 cm3
Bore X Stroke
3.5x2.4 in OR 89 mm
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
Horsepower
96/11000 KW(hp)/RPM
Torque
55/8700 lb-ft/RPM OR 75/8700 Nm/RPM
Fuel System
EFI
transmission specs
Gearbox
6-speed, manual
Clutch
wet multi-disc, manual
Primary Drive
gears
Final Drive
chain
chassis specs
Frame
steel alloy, trestle type
Front Suspension
43mm fully-adjustable upside-down fork
Rear Suspension
adjustable monoshock with progressive linkage
Front Brake
dual 320mm discs, 4-piston calipers
Rear Brake
single 220mm disc, 1-piston caliper
dimension specs
Overall Length
80.7 in OR 2050 mm
Overall Width
27 in OR 686 mm
Seat Height
31.1 in OR 790 mm
Weelbase
55.5 in OR 1410 mm
Ground Clearance
5.9 in OR 150 mm
Weight
432 lbs OR 196 kg
Fuel Capacity
4.5 gallons OR 17.0 L
tyres specs
Front
120/60 ZR17
Rear
180/55 ZR17
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