Exclusively by MotoGP Gallery

Monday, May 18, 2009

World Superbikes : Ducati 1098R Puma Limited Edition

To celebrate the victory in the world Superbike 2008 and the renewed partnership with the sponsor Puma, Ducati has realised at the end of last year, a very particular version of 1098R: the Puma Edition.



Built in only 10 models and sold unfortunately only in Japan, the Puma Edition white Puma boasts an original colouring marked by the classic logotype on red background. Numbered with a special plate applied to the superior plate of the fork,


Make Model - Ducati 1098R Puma Limited Edition

Year - 2009

Engine - Liquid cooled, four stroke, 90°“L”twin cylinder, DOHC, desmodromic 4 valve per cylinder.
Capacity - 1198

Bore x Stroke - 106 x 67.9 mm

Compression Ratio - 12.8:1

Induction - Marelli electronic fuel injection, elliptical throttle bodies

Exhaust - Lightweight 2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and 2 lambda probes. Twin stainless steel and titanium mufflers.
Ignition / Starting - - / electric

Max Power - 180 hp 132.4 KW @ 9750 rpm

Max Torque - 13.7 kg-m 134 Nm @ 7750 rpm

Transmission / Drive - 6 Speed / chain

Clutch - Dry multiplate with hydraulic control slipper clutch

Ratio - 1st 37/15, 2nd 30/17, 3rd 28/20, 4th 26/22, 5th 24/23, 6th 22/25

Frame - Tubular steel Trellis frame in ALS 450

Front Suspension - Öhlins 43mm fully adjustable upside-down fork with TiN 120mm wheel travel

Rear Suspension - Progressive linkage with fully adjustable Öhlins TTXR monoshock with top-out spring. Aluminium single-sided swingarm. 127mm wheel travel

Front Brakes - 2x 330mm discs 4 piston calipers

Rear Brakes - Single 245mm disc 2 piston caliper

Front Tyre - 120/70 ZR17

Rear Tyre - 190/55 ZR17

Seat Height - 820mm / 32.2in

Dry-Weight - 169kg / 373lb

Fuel Capacity - 15.5 Litres / 4.1 US gal

Leave your comment or suggestion. Thank you

World Superbikes winner MSMW2012