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1999 Ducati 748 RS / R Race / Track bike

This bike started life as a 1999 748 R. In 2005 it was converted for track use and upgraded with lots of Corse (RS) parts. Due to financial concerns, the bike sat mostly unused for several years and just underwent a complete rebuild and service from Moto Corse Performance, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Moto Corse is THE top race shop for Ducatis in South Florida.


1999 Ducati 748 R frame, with title.
Frame, swingarm, subframes, wheels, triple clamps, and matching rear stand powder coated matte black.
Lightweight aluminum rear subframe
Lightweight aluminum front fairing bracket.

RS (Corse) wiring harness with front mounted 1.6 ECU
Power Commander

RS (Corse) Carbon Fiber fuel tank with Corse quick disconnect system and Carbon Fiber gas cap
RS (Corse) Carbon Fiber airbox
RS (Corse) Carbon Fiber air runners
RS (Corse) Carbon Fiber under tail breather box
RS (Corse) Coolant surge tank
(just these parts alone are worth $7,000)

Engine is a 1999 748R with the following specs:

Shower Head fuel injection (specific to the R and RS models)
Bored and polished throttle bodies
853 Big bore kit with HC pistons
Ported and polished heads, Ducati Performance Cams. (The R spec cylinder head is the most critical part of the R motor)
STM High flow engine breather
Stock 748R slipper clutch with Aluminum clutch cover
Samco Silicone hose kit
Termignoni 52 MM full system, Jet Hot Kote (ceramic) matte black with Carbon Fiber cans
3-4 track days on full engine build- New rod bearings, crank bearings, rod bolts, rings, seals, etc.
Valves checked and adjusted 2/2013, including new rockers and cam belts
118 Rear Wheel HP (Dyno sheet available from Moto Corse)
VP C-12 or Sunoco 112 (purple) for best results

Ohlins R/T forks with Radial mount brakes (rebuilt with new seals and oil by Thermosman Suspension 2/2013)
Brembo Monoblock brake calipers
748 R narrow band Brembo rotors
Ohlins R spec rear shock (rebuilt with new seals, oil and gas by Thermosman Suspension 2/2013)

Ducati Performance Magnesium wheels, painted matte black

Ohlins steering damper

New DID 520 chain and AFAM sprockets

Carbon Fiber chain guard
Carbon Fiber heel guards

Sharksinz bodywork with fresh Ducati Red paint including number plates and gold trim
Corse style windscreen

Brembo radial master cylinders for brakes and clutch (from a 1098)

Fresh service from MotoCorse, including fuel filter, oil and filter, brake and clutch fluids.

Lightweight Yuasa (small) battery for track use.

Weight 358 Pounds with 2 gal fuel
Weight bias 51% front, 49% rear

This bike is ready to race, it will be a winner in CCS / ASRA Thunderbike and a strong competitor in SuperTwins and Middleweight competition. Also reliable enough for track day use.

Fast, smooth handling with all the right parts, the setup has been optimized over 4 seasons of racing.

Price $15,000

Bike can be seen at:

Moto Corse Performance
1227 NE 9th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
(954) 522 8047

For more info:

Gino Angella
[email protected]
(954) 612 0367
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