Ducati 1098/1198

Ducati 1098/1198

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For Ducati, creating a replacement for the controversial 999 meant that the 1098 was nothing less than a make-or-break motorcycle. According to Ducati Corse director Claudio Domenicali, The bike's only mission is to really excite the customer.A" Author Marc Cook goes behind the scenes at Ducati for exclusive interviews with the 1098's designers and engineers. Each tells his own story of the trials, tools, and technology used to create this revolutionary motorcycle as it evolved from the earliest design sketches to prototypes and test models. This evolution is revealed through hundreds of photographs that chronicle the bike's development through final manufacturing.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 236.22 x 281.94 x 22.86mm | 1,247.37g
  • Phoenix, United States
  • English
  • 1935007068
  • 9781935007067
  • 370,475

Table of contents

- Author Marc Cook goes behind the scenes at Ducati for exclusive interviews with the 1098's designers and engineers. - Stories of the trials, tools, and technology used to create this revolutionary motorcycle as it evolved from the earliest design sketches to prototypes and test models. - Evolution revealed through hundreds of photographs that chronicle the bike's development.
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About Marc Cook

Marc Cook has been in motorcycle journalism for twenty-two years. His extensive background in aviation and automobiles gives him a thorough technical understanding seldom found among his fellow journalists. He wrote Ducati 999: Birth of a Legend, with Alan Cathcart.
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