Ducati 748L Neiman Marcus Limited Edition

 

 

 

Make Model.

Ducati 748L Neiman Marcus Limited Edition

Year

1998

Engine

Four stroke, 90°“L”twin cylinder, DOHC, desmodromic 4 valves per cylinder, belt driven

Capacity

748 cc / 45.6 cu in
Bore x Stroke 88 x 61.5 mm
Cooling System Liquid cooled
Compression Ratio 11.5:1
Lubrication Wet sump
Engine Oil Semi-Synthetic, 10W/40
Oil Capacity 3.5 L / 3.7 US qt / 3.1 Imp qt

Induction

Weber I.A.W. CPU 1.6M
Spark Plug Champion RA 59GC

Ignition 

Electronic
Battery 12V 16Ah
Starting Electric

Max Power

72.1 kW / 98 hp @ 1100 rpm 

Max Power Rear Tyre

66.8 kW / 90.8 hp @ 10900 rpm

Max Torque

75 Nm / 7.65 kg-m /55.3 ft-lb @ 8700 rpm
Clutch Dry, multi-plate, hydraulic control

Transmission

6 Speed 
Primary Drive Ratio 2:1 (31/62)
Gear Ratios 1st 2.466 / 2nd 1.765 / 3rd 1.400 / 4th 1.182 / 5th 1.043 / 6th 0.958:1
Final Drive Ratio 2.71:1 (14/38)
Final Drive Chain, 520 VL4 - 5/8" x 1/4"
Frame Trestle type constructed of "ALS 450" steel alloy

Front Suspension

Inverted type, 43 mm diameter stanchions, Showa GD051, fully adjustable
Front Wheel Travel 127 mm / 5.0 in

Rear Suspension

Progressive linkage with adjustable monoshock, Showa GD052-007-02
Rear Wheel Travel 130 mm / 5.1 in

Front Brakes

2 x 320mm Discs, 4 piston calipers

Rear Brakes

Single 220 mm disc, 1 piston caliper

Front Tyre

120/60 ZR17

Rear Tyre

180/55 ZR17
Rake 25°
Dimensions Length: 2050 mm / 80.7 in
Width:     685 mm / 27.0 in
Height: 1090 mm / 42.9 in
Wheelbase 1410 mm / 55.5 in
Seat Height 790 mm / 31.1 in
Ground Clearance 150 mm / 5.9 in.
Handlebar Height 850 mm / 33.5 in.

Dry Weight

202 kg / 441 lbs

Fuel Capacity 

17 Litres / 4.5 US gal / 3.7 Imp gal

Consumption Average

5.8 L/100 km / 17.3 km/l / 40.7 US mpg / 48.9 Imp mpg

Braking 60 km/h - 0

13.3 m / 43.6 ft

Braking 100 km/h - 0

37.7 m / 123.7 ft

Standing ¼ Mile  

11.2 sec / 195.2 km/h / 121.3 mph

Top Speed

248.7 km/h / 154.3 mph

The Ducati 748L, also known as the Neiman Marcus edition, is a limited edition model produced by Ducati Motors. One hundred were produced in 1998 and sold exclusively through the Neiman Marcus catalog. The 748L features Mercury metallic paint, carbon fiber front fender and chain guard..