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Ok, since the rumors of this new Ducati first started circulating the paddock a while back, they were always accompanied by the rumors of a 1200cc motor and the innevitable petition from ducati to create a 1200cc exemption for twins. Now, here the new Ducati has been revealed, but it's 1099cc's! And! There is no "R" model! So, now the gossip mill is really going; will Ducati introduce the "R" model as a 1200 in 2008 after the SBK petition has been approved? If not, why is there no "R" model?

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Well, I think they don't really have any choice for 2007. Regulations don't allow for the displacement of the 1098, and so they are going to be running the 999r one more year at least. I guess the biggest clue to Ducati's intention for the R model will be the the outcome of Ducati's petition for a displacement increase in the SBK regulations.
 

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Ok, since the rumors of this new Ducati first started circulating the paddock a while back, they were always accompanied by the rumors of a 1200cc motor and the innevitable petition from ducati to create a 1200cc exemption for twins. Now, here the new Ducati has been revealed, but it's 1099cc's! And! There is no "R" model! So, now the gossip mill is really going; will Ducati introduce the "R" model as a 1200 in 2008 after the SBK petition has been approved? If not, why is there no "R" model?

Any thoughts or info? :ahhh:
Yes they will...and a 1200cc Ducati is at hand.
 

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I was learking this foum back then. Was not sure it was going to be worth my time to get a log in? Man! What a waist of time this has been...
 

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Alright already, so what is a Metro "49" scooter? If yer gonna keep kicking this dog up, let's at least get some curiosity satisfied.

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Scooters man! Honda Metro Scooters with my Hotties on them.
 

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Haha.. She will probly tell you when she sees your post. I know your nice comment will make her day.
 

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:) My belt is just fine Pat. Same with my chain. Its the loose screw under the helmet more worry about?
 
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