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1978 Ducati 500 S Desmo specifications, pictures, reviews and rating
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|Model:||Ducati 500 S Desmo|
|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)|
|Bore x stroke:||78.0 x 52.0 mm (3.1 x 2.0 inches)|
|Valves per cylinder:||2|
|Fuel control:||Desmodromic valve control|
|Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels|
|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)|
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