2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera Concept
In 2013, Ducati, a manufacturer of superbikes has fully introduced their new superbike which is claimed having superpower and exclusive design. The new motorcycle produced by Ducati is expected reaching the highest top speed over the other competitors. Their new motorcycle is also expected grabbing more attention from the audience since it is a limited edition series.
Introduction – 2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera
Ducati has already revealed their newest motorcycle with exclusive concept which is called 2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera. The new 2014 Superleggera is a superbike which is designed very nicely and exclusively following the design of racing superbike like what Ducati is used to making. Some news reveals that the new Superleggera superbike is only available in 500 units which can be customized according to the owner.
2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera – Outlook
If we take a look at 2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera we can draw a conclusion that this superbike is very well designed. The whole body design of new Superleggera is inspired from Panigale R design, even though the similarity is not fully 100%. The exclusive motorcycle produced by Ducati gets the body remodeled from Panigale R with different materials. If Panigale R’s body structure is dominated with aluminum, the new Ducati 1199 Superleggera gets different materials. Ducati replaces the aluminum frame used in Panigale R with magnesium which is considered more durable and stable regarding the aerodynamic system. Further, full titanium exhaust is employed to give more luxurious appearance. Besides, some parts of the body also get carbon fiber makeover. Carbon fiber material is chosen due to its durability and lightness. As a matter of fact, if the owner wants to remodel their Ducati 1199 Superleggera, there is race kit available. The race kit consists of Akrapovic race exhaust, mirror caps, paddock stands, high racing windscreen, and many more.
2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera – Engine
As a superbike 2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera employs powerful engine. The engine running in Ducati 1199 Superleggera superbike is 1198cc V-twin. This kind of engine can produce up to 200 horsepower at once. This 1198cc engine is considered very suitable for this superbike regarding its 341.7 pounds curb weights. The ration between the engine power and the weight supports this superbike to reach the highest power-to-weight ratio. Instead of the powerful engine, 2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera is also equipped with various features. They are Ducati Wheel Control, Ducati Traction Control, Ducati Engine Brake Control, and Ducati’s Data Analysis + System. The Ducati’s Data Analysis + System featuring new integrated software and sensor aims to record and display the lean angle when the motorcycle is on race.
2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera – Price
2014 Ducati 1199 Superleggera is considered one of the most wanted motorcycles to ride in 2013-2014. This superbike really represents exclusive and powerful motorcycle which is worth purchasing. Since it is an exclusive motorcycle which is designed very nicely and sophisticatedly, the price offered for each unit of 1199 Superleggera motorbike is quite high. Each unit will be offered starting from $65,000 for the standard version. The price can be higher depending on the customization given to the motorcycle because Ducati also offers custom design for their exclusive Superleggera. The price offered excludes the race kit and any other accessories.