Ducati 175 Americano (1957-60)

Make Model: Ducati 175 Americano


Year: 1957-60
Engine: Four stroke, single cylinder, SOHC, shaft and bevel gear driven, 2 valves per cylinder
Capacity: 174.5 cc / 10.6 cu in
Bore x Stroke: 62 x 57.8 mm
Compression Ratio: 7:1
Cooling System: Air cooled
Induction: Dell’Orto MB22B carburetor
Ignition: 6V 40W generator
Spark Plug: Marelli CW250A
Starting: Kick
Max Power: 8.2 kW / 11 hp @ 7500 rpm
Clutch: Multi wet plate, wet
Primary Drive: 2.522:1
Transmission: 4 Speed
Final Drive: Chain
Gear Ratios: 1st 2.75 / 2nd 1.65 / 3rd 1.18 / 4th 0.97:1
Final Drive: 3.066:1
Frame: Single cradle tubular frame
Front Suspension: Hydraulic telescopic fork
Rear Suspension: Swingarm, dual shocks, 3-way adjustable
Front Brakes: Drum, full aluminium, 180 mm

Rear Brakes: Drum, full aluminium, 160 mm
Front Tyre: 2.50 -18
Rear Tyre: 2.75 -18
Dimensions: Length: 1980 mm / 78.0 in Height: 1040 mm / 40.9 in
Wheelbase: 1320 mm / 52 in
Seat Height: 800 mm / 31.5 in
Dry Weight: 118 kg / 260 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 17 L / 4.5 US gal / 3.7 Imp gal
Top Speed: 110 km/h / 68 mph


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