The Book Of Ducati Overhead Camshaft Singles: 1955-1974 by Ian FalloonThe Book Of Ducati Overhead Camshaft Singles: 1955-1974 by Ian Falloon

The Book Of Ducati Overhead Camshaft Singles: 1955-1974

byIan Falloon

Hardcover | June 15, 2016

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When Fabio Taglioni designed his 100cc Gran Sport Marianna back in 1954, it was unlikely he expected this engine to have such a long and lingering influence on Ducati design. Over the next 20 years, the single was developed into a myriad of different types, in capacities up to 436cc, and was the first production engine to utilise desmodromic valves. Incorporating features that continue to this day, the overhead camshaft single would become one of the most important designs in Ducati history. Years of research have resulted in this, the first book to document in detail all the types of Ducati overhead valve singles, making this book an invaluable resource to the collector, restorer, and enthusiasts of these magnificent motorcycles.

One of the world's foremost motorcycle historians,Ian Falloonis the author of more than twenty books on motorcycles including the The Ducati 750 Bible, Ducati 900 Bible, Ducati Story, Moto Guzzi Story, Honda Story, Kawasaki Story, BMW Story, Moto Guzzi Sport Bible and Laverda Twin and Triple Bible. He has a small collection of classic ...
Title:The Book Of Ducati Overhead Camshaft Singles: 1955-1974Format:HardcoverDimensions:288 pages, 10.25 × 10.25 × 1 inPublished:June 15, 2016Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1845845668

ISBN - 13:9781845845667

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