Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Bimota DB8

Motor ini merupakan Titisan Ducati 1198, karena menggunakan engine sama yaitu Ducati 1198 testastretta evoluzione, 4v twin cylinder 90°. Bimota DB8 lebih murah dari Bimota DB7, Karena pada DB8 menggunakan plastik sedangkan DB7 menggunakan serat karbon. DB8:€23,000 dan DB7: €26,000

Engine and Transmission

Ducati 1198 testastretta evoluzione, 4v twin cylinder 90°
Displacement: 1198,4 cc
Cooling System: liquid cooling
Compression Ratio: 12,7±0,5:1
Maximum Power: 170 CV (125 kW) @ 9750 giri/min
Maximum Torque: 13,4 kgm - 131,4 Nm @ 8000 giri/min
Exhaust System: 2 in 1 in 1, stainless steel

Chassis and Dimensions

Frame: welded 39NiCrMo4 tubing and machined 6082 aluminium alloy plates
Wheelbase: 1435 mm
Front Suspension: Marzocchi USD forks DLC fully adjustable
Rear Suspension: Extreme Tech Monoshock fully adjustable
Fuel Tank: 16 litres (4 litres reserve)
Total Weight: 178kg
Steering Angle: 25°
Seat Height: 800 mm
Overall Length: 2100 mm
Overall Width: 700 mm
Overall Height: 1115 mm
Ground clearance: 135 mm
Front Brake: Double 320mm Brembo floating disc, 4-pistons radial Brembo callipers, radial pumps
Rear brake: 220mm floating disc, 2-piston Brembo calliper
Front Tire: 120/70 ZR 17 Dunlop Sportmax GP Racer
Rear Tire: 190/55 ZR 17 Dunlop Sportmax GP Racer