Ducati 1299 Superleggera Engine Assembly

This Video shows you the Superquadro-engine from the all new super-stunning 1299 Superleggera, which will be the most powerful street-legal twin-cylinder motorcycle ever produced. With a bore of 116 mm and stroke of and 60.8 mm, the displacement is now 1285 cc. The maximum power output is around 215 hp at 11.000 rpm. With the street-legal exhaust, this bike is even Euro 4 conform. But for the racetrack, there will be the possibility to upgrade to a non-street-legal racing exhaust, that increases the Power up to 220 hp and guarantees a weight reduction of 4 kg.

What’s new?

  • New camshafts that allow for increased valve lift
  • New titanium valves with a larger diameter, optimised for increased lift, maximising performance.
  • Cylinder head with larger ducts
  • New, 116 mm, 2-segment pistons reduce friction
  • New titanium conrods for weight reduction
  • New forged clutch basket for maximum resilience
  • New Anti-hopping clutch


The whole engine is 2.1 kg lighter than the standard 1299 engine, due to exotic lightweight materials.