The limited-edition 2017 Ducati 1299 Superleggera goes on auction
2017 Ducati 1299 Superleggera comes number 35 of 500 built. And comes powered by a 1,285cc Superquadro L-twin paired with a six-speed transmission with the Ducati Quick Shift (DQS) system.
The 1299 Superleggera was the first factory-built street motorcycle. To feature carbon-fibre construction for the frame, rear subframe, swingarm, and wheels. And this example wears bodywork finished in two-tone red and white.
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Equipment includes Öhlins adjustable suspension components. An Akrapovič titanium race exhaust system, the Ducati Data Analyser+ GPS. A six-axis Bosch inertial measurement unit (IMU).And a ride modes and rider aids suite.
The 1299 Superleggera now has just 91 miles and offered with removed factory parts and a clean California title in the seller’s name.
The carbon-fibre fairings and aluminium fuel tank arrive finished in two-tone red. And white over an exposed carbon-fibre frame. Silver stripe accents the fuel tank, and plugs come fitted in place of the factory mirrors.
Per the seller, the bodywork wears custom-cut transparent paint protection film topped with a ceramic coating.
It has the Akrapovič titanium race exhaust system currently installed. And the seller states the removed street exhaust system comes included in the sale.
The split-spoke wheels are made of carbon fibre with aluminium hub inserts and measure 17″ in diameter both front and rear. And they are mounted with Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa SP tires measuring 120/70 and 200/55, respectively.
The Bosch six-axis IMU provides cornering anti-lock braking capability. And stopping power are supplied by dual 330mm front discs with Brembo Monobloc Evo M50 four-piston callipers. And a single 245mm rear disc with a two-piston calliper.
The fully-adjustable Öhlins suspension features a 43mm FL936 inverted fork assembly with a factory Öhlins steering damper.
In contrast, the TTX36 rear coil-over body comes equipped with a titanium spring. And connected to the carbon fibre single-sided swingarm via a bell crank assembly with an adjustable linkage.
The triple top clamp comes laser inscribed with the model name and production number.And the bike comes equipped with the Ducati Data Analyser+ GPS.
An LCD screen features a tachometer with a 12k-rpm redline, a digital speedometer. And integrated controls for riding modes and traction control.
Ducati Slide Control, wheelie control, engine braking control, and cornering ABS. The odometer indicates 91 miles, approximately 86 of which were added by the seller.
The 1,285cc Superquadro L-twin features four desmodromic valves per cylinder along with a sand-cast crankcase. A lightened crankshaft and flywheel.High-compression pistons, aluminium cylinder liners, titanium valves and connecting rods, and hand-set valve timing.
Factory-rated output was 215 horsepower and 108 lb-ft of torque when new.
The six-speed transmission features the Ducati Quick Shift (DQS) system. And the power goes to the rear wheel through a clutch with a hydraulically controlled slip-assist system.
The final drive consists of a chain mounted over a 15-tooth front sprocket and a 39-tooth rear sprocket.
The current bid on Bing a Trailer is $52,500, and the bid ends in three days.
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