Ducati 500GTL

 

 

 

Make Model.

Ducati 500GTL

Year

1975 - 77

Engine

Four stroke, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC, chain driven, 2 valve per cylinder 

Capacity

496.9 cc / 30.2 cu in
Bore x Stroke 78 x 52 mm
Compression Ratio 9.6:1
Cooling System Air cooled

Induction

Dell'Orto PHF30BS/BD

Ignition

Points and coil

Spark Plug

Champion L81

Starting

Kick

Battery

Yuasa Y50-N18L-A1, 12V 18Ah

Max Power

25.7 kW / 35 hp @ 6500 rpm

Clutch

Wet, multiplate

Transmission

5 Speed

Primary Drive Ratio

2.125:1 (32/68)

Gear Ratios

1st 2.500 / 2nd 1.714 / 3rd 1.333 / 4th 1.074 / 5th 0.900:1

Final Drive Ratio

2.923:1 (13/38)

Final Drive

Chain

Front Suspension

35 mm Marzocchi telescopic fork

Rear Suspension

Swing arm, 2 x Marzocchi shocks, 3-way adjustable

Front Brakes

2 x 256 mm Brembo discs

Rear Brakes

Single 160 mm drum, leading shoe

Front Tyre

3.25-18

Rear Tyre

3.50-18

Dimensions

Length: 2080 mm / 81.9 in
Width:    840 mm / 33.1 in
Height:  1100 mm / 43.3 in

Wheelbase

1400 mm / 55.1 in

Seat Height

760 mm / 29.9 in

Dry Weight

170 kg / 374 lbs

Wet Weight

196 kg / 432 lbs

Fuel Capacity 

19 L / 5.0 US gal / 4.2 Imp gal

Consumption Average

5.3 L/100 km / 18.7 km/l / 44 US mpg / 52.8 Imp mpg

Braking 100 km/h - 0

40.5 m / 133 ft

Standing ¼ Mile  

14.9 sec @ 138 km/h / 85.9 mph

Top Speed

170 km/h / 105.6 mph