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  • Ducati GP16 dual clutch reservoirs?

    Just been watching FP1 and noticed on Dovi's bike he has what appears to be two clutch reservoirs. He still has the brake one with a sock over it on the right bar. Anyone know why you'd need 2 for the clutch?
    Originally posted by Rocket
    Hahah yeah, cos if there's one thing that scares the shit out of people, it's a bunch of 60kg computer geeks on GPX250's wobbling into a carpark.

  • #2
    It'd be for his thumb rear brake me thinks!


    • #3
      It's extra hydraulic fluid, in case he's caught mid corner by a clutch-low.

      Chuck Norris is 1/8th Cherokee. This has nothing to do with ancestry, the man ate a fucking Indian.


      • #4
        It's the extra bottle of "soul" they use in their race bikes.
        yes, i am ignorant
        yes, i am a prick
        no, i don't care
        you make me sick


        • #5
          Yeh pretty sure its the thumb operated rear brake as per Mick Doohan...

          Would take some getting used to I recon.


          • #6
            Apparently it is to spray oil behind you ,Mark Marquez crashed yesterday in Le Mans He was behind the Ducati.
            Ducati is denying this and saying it is for chain lubrication.
            Do it


            • #7
              Yep thumb operated rear brake..

              Pics -

              Info -

              Google is your friend.....


              • #8
                Originally posted by sqweegel View Post
                Google is your friend.....
                Didn't see anything regarding a thumb brake in the link, did find this vv though regarding another discussion

                CW: In 2016, ABS will be obligatory on all bikes sold in the European market. ABS is prohibited in Formula 1 and MotoGP. What is your opinion of ABS in racing?

                L.B.: ABS is perfect for the street rider, but in racing, it should be the rider who controls. Probably ABS would be safer, but racing is also a test of the rider, and so for the show, I don’t think ABS would be good.
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                Originally posted by Phildo
                Noted. We'll check back on that one in three years
                Originally posted by filbert
                i'll pretend you didn't know she was 13

                98 BADASS TITANIUM BLACKBIRD - Past bikes 1982 XS250 Yamaha & 1983 CB750F with 900 motor