The 1098 brought back something from the past (side by side headlights, à la the 916) and introduced something new – the first implementation of electronic traction control on a production street bike.
Just 450 examples of the 1098R were built – how many still just have zero miles?
Santa Monica, California – 1 of 500 examples (150 in the US) of the Troy Bayliss Replica.
Santa Monica, California – the seller’s proceeds of this sale will be donated to City Team Oakland!
Santa Monica, California – #99 of 450.
Santa Monica, California – a low mileage (3,571) 1098R that’s absolutely slathered in carbon fiber extras.
Santa Monica, California – #129 of the 450 “R” examples built of the 1098.
One of the rarest R-spec superbikes to come from Ducati
“Pure unadulterated sports bike heaven.” – MCN
Islamorada, Florida – “The Ducati 1098 was the motorcycle we’d been waiting for since the 916. It’s a Ducati in the truest form.” MCN