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The 2006 Bimota SBK8 Santamonica

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Bimota SBK8 Santamonica

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 - Íhlins upside-down fully adjustable forks with TiN surface treatment
  • Front wheel travel - 120 mm / 4.7 in
  • Front brake - 2 x 320 mm semi-floating discs, 4-piston 4-pad radial calipers - Brembo
  • Front wheel - 6 spoke design light alloy forged 3.50x17 - OZ
  • 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 caliper - Brembo
  • Rear wheel - 6 spoke design light alloy forged 5.50x17 - OZ
  • 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
  • Colors - Carbon fibre/White/Red/Gold Wheel colors Gold anodized Versions One seat
  • * The weight includes battery, lubricants and, where applicable, cooling liquid.

  • 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 - Multi-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.