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The 2006 Bimota SBK8 Gobert

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Bimota SBK8 Gobert

Technical Specification;

Chassis;

  • Frame - Modular, composed of two aluminium alloy beams and carbon fibre plates
  • Wheelbase - 1390 mm / 54.7 in
  • Rake - 23░ ¸ 24░
  • Front suspension - Paioli upside-down 46mm fully adjustable forks
  • Front wheel travel - 120 mm / 4.7 in
  • Front brake - 2 x 320 mm semi-floating discs, 4-piston calipers - Brembo
  • Front wheel - 6 spoke design light alloy 3.50x17 - Antera
  • Front tyre - 120/70 ZR 17
  • Rear suspension - Progressive linkage with fully adjustable Íhlins monoshock
  • Rear wheel travel - 130 mm / 5.1 in
  • Rear brake - 240 mm disc, 2-piston calipers - Brembo
  • Rear wheel - 6 spoke design light alloy 5.50x17 - Antera
  • Rear tyre - 180/55 ZR 17
  • Fuel tank capacity - 21 l / 5.6 US gal (including 5 l / 1.3 US gal reserve)
  • Weight* - 175 kg / 400 lbs
  • Seat height - 810 mm / 31.9 in
  • Instruments - Speedometer, rev counter, high beam indicator, direction indicators, oil pressure warning light, low fuel warning light, neutral light, water temperature Warranty 2 years unlimited mileage
  • Colours - Silver and red fluorescent Wheel colours Black Versions One seat
  • * The weight includes battery, lubricants and, cooling liquid (where applicable).

  • Engine Type - Suzuki TL 1000 R - L twin cylinder, 4 valve per cylinder; liquid cooled
  • Displacement - 996 cc
  • Bore x Stroke - 98x66
  • Compression ratio - 11.3:1
  • Power - 104.8 kW - 142.6 HP @ 9750 rpm
  • Torque - 105.5 Nm - 10.75 kgm @ 8750 rpm
  • Fuel injection - Electronic fuel injection, 55 mm throttle body
  • Exhaust - Double aluminium mufflers with catalytic converter
  • Emissions - Euro 2
  • Transmission;

  • Gearbox - 6 speed
  • Ratios - 1st: 12/32, 2nd: 15/29, 3rd: 18/27, 4th: 22/27, 5th: 23/25, 6th: 24/24
  • Primary drive Straight cut gears; (ratio 31/57)
  • Final drive - Chain;
  • Front sprocket - 17;
  • Rear sprocket - 39
  • Clutch - Multiple plate in oil bath
  • Bimota pursues an ongoing research and development programme and therefore the company reserves the right to modify its products without notice and without obligation to do the same modifications to those products already sold.