General information Model: Ducati 500 S Desmo Year: 1978 Category: Classic Rating: 57.7 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes Engine and transmission Displacement: 497.00 ccm (30.33 cubic inches) Engine type: Twin, four-stroke Power: 43.00 HP (31.4 kW)) @ 8000 RPM Top speed: 180.0 km/h (111.8 mph) Compression: 9.6:1 Bore x stroke: 78.0 x 52.0 mm (3.1 x 2.0 inches) Valves per cylinder: 2 Fuel control: Desmodromic valve control Cooling system: Air Gearbox: 5-speed Transmission type, final drive: Chain Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels Front tyre dimensions: 3.25-18 Rear tyre dimensions: 3.50-18 Front brakes: Dual disc Rear brakes: Single disc Physical measures and capacities Weight incl. oil, gas, etc: 186.0 kg (410.1 pounds) Fuel capacity: 19.00 litres (5.02 gallons) Other specifications Further information
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