Ducati 60

 

 

 

Make Model.

Ducati 60

Year

1949 - 50

Engine

Four stroke, pullrod single cylinder, OHV

Capacity

59.6 cc / 3.6 cu in
Bore x Stroke 42 x 43 mm

Compression Ratio

8:1

Cooling System

Air cooled

Induction

Weber 15MFC

Starting

Kick

Max Power

1.7 kW / 2.25 hp @5000 rpm

Clutch

Wet, multiplate

Transmission

3-Speed

Final Drive

Chain
Frame Pressed steel

Front Suspension

Teleccopic fork

Rear Suspension

Cantilever

Front Brakes

Drum

Rear Brakes

Drum

Front Wheel

1.75 x 22

Rear Wheel

1.75 x 22

Dry Weight

45 kg / 99 lbs

Fuel Capacity 

5 L / 1.3 US gal / 1.1 Imp gal

Top Speed

64 km/h / 40 mph

The Ducati 60 of 1949-50 was Ducati's first in a long line of four-stroke, OHV singles that would run until the 125 Cadet/4 of 1967.

The Ducati 60 was only produced for two years.  The frame was supplied by Caproni but in 1950 Ducati decided to produce its own motorcycle which resulted in the end of the relationship