Ducati has unveiled a new cc Testastretta engine ahead of the EICMA Motorcycle Show in Milan, Italy. New Ducati Testastretta DVT V-twin engine revealed and detailed, features first ever variable valve timing (VVT) equipped in a bike engine. Ducati variable timing improves engines. Posted on 16th October, by Mark Hinchliffe. Ducati Testastretta engine.

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The bearings held on, but the crankcases did not. This was also the introduction of liquid cooling and computerised fuel injection to the V-twin range.

Online Shop Contact dealer. The Testastretta system consists of an external housing, rigidly connected to the cam belt pulley, and an internal mechanism which is connected to the camshaft and can independently rotate inside the housing.

It is a universe of fun, joy and freedom made of motorcycles, accessories and dicati. Connecting rods have remained unchanged in their structure and vital measurements, with 40mm bearing diameter and mm center-to-center dimensions. For the technically minded it means variable timing on both the intake and exhaust camshafts with variable overlap angle.

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TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: Ducati’s 821 Testastretta Engine

Still, he did not want to use too much oil flow and pressure, so he decided for a hybrid solution for the Pantah: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not engiine published. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Retrieved August 22, The vertical head of the Monster with its two additional bosses. In the Ducati appeared, and only lasted for one season.

New Ducati Testastretta DVT engine detailed (with videos)

This causes greater vaporization for a more efficient fuel burn. Enter the Land of Joy. Bipantah Desmoquattro Superquadro Singles V-twins. Thus, in the end, the new Pantah shared the 74mm x The basic SP model gad a combination of items from the parts bins of higher specification versions of thebut unlike thehad the Testastretta engine in all models.


This site uses different types of cookies, including analytics and profiling cookies its own and from other sites to send you advertising in line with testqstretta preferences you have shown while online. The plain bearings bring significant advantages in load capacity, mechanical quietness and additional crankshaft rigidity.

A reed valve atop of it controls flow. The resulting enhanced fuel engune improves combustion efficiency and ensures a smoother delivery. Multistrada Pikes Peak. The new Testastretta head’s included valve angle was reduced from 40 degrees to 25 degrees which was more in line with current F1 four-valve theory. The Ducati and its variants including the R are similar to thebut the has a lower price, smaller, higher revving engine and slightly smaller rear tire.

A new engine joins forces with the Ducati Quick Shift gearbox to achieve acceleration and adrenaline. Follow us email facebook twitter instagram Google Plus pinterest tumblr youTube. If you want to know more or refuse the use of some or all cookies click here.

Schweiz de Schweiz fr Schweiz it. The new retains the basic character and layout of the original members of the family, but looks neater, refined and more rational in the design of ancillaries such as the belt covers, which feature a net-protected air intake to keep the operating temps of the belt under control. Dauntless, irreverent, unheard of, the XDiavel breaches the world of cruisers with Ducati values.

The Ducati features a By using this site, you agree to the Terms enyine Use and Privacy Policy. The overlap angle is defined as the interval of crankshaft rotation, expressed in degrees, during which both the intake and exhaust valves are open at the same time.

Luxembourg nl Luxembourg fr. To enable the Testastretta engines to function ducwti stressed members of the chassis which also has a steel trellis frameadditional engine-to-frame mounting bosses had to be added to the horizontal head one on the top side and the vertical head one at the front, one at the rear.


New Ducati Testastretta DVT engine detailed (with videos)

The new Hypermotard offers pure fun and adrenaline. The New Testastretta Evoluzione Engine”. The bore goes down from the old 81mm to 45mm. Contemporary and iconic, with an essential design, since decades the Monster family combines these elements to sportiness, fun and riding pleasure.

The little pocket under the sparkplug reminds me of the 6. This translates into far less pulsating axial load dumped by the flexing crankshaft to the crankcase.

This ghost view of the Ducati confirms that the toothed belt originally adopted by Taglioni for the Pantah has been retained, despite the good progress that has been made with chains and oil-bath toothed belts such as that used by Ford for its Ecoboost 1. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail.

An anti-knock sensor ensures safe engine operation even while using lower octane fuel or in situations potentially detrimental to combustion efficiency, e.

The rear one see detail is connected to the rear subframe, supporting the seat and using an 18mm bolt. So Chief Engine Development Manager Gigi Mengoli developed a less oversquare unit by adopting the 88mm bore of the old teamed to a From the GTV, Taglioni drew on basic experience that would change his very conservative approach to crank assembly design—the plain bearings and related forged one-piece crankshaft and cap-type rods were the optimal solution to solve the dramatic problem of multiple failures of the traditional pressed together crankshafts turning on ball and needle bearings.

Retrieved from ” https: Each plug is managed independently to optimize efficiency in all conditions.

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