Craigslist | 2009 Ducati GT1000 – Full Custom Sport Classic with Paul Smart Parts

Up for sale on Craigslist in upstate NY is a completely custom Ducati 1000GT that might just be the Duc of your dreams. Seller claims to have started with a new 2009 Sport Classic and gone whole-hog on a professional custom.

The bike was built up by Maria Riding Company, a professional shop out of Lisbon, Portugal that seems to do a lot of nice looking work and sits strongly in the Surf & Oil aesthetic.

While at Maria, the shed its stock tank and recieved a Paul Smart replacement. It also received a 2-into-1 exhaust system from Termignoni and a new ECU, as well as a pair of Bitubo rear shocks. The bike also recieved a Paul Smart fairing, which appears to have been modified to reveal a projector headlamp.

At this point in the post my wallet is really aching.

The seat and tail are fully custom, as is the racing-livery-ish paint (which we think has 2-too-many “Maria” logos on it, though it is admittedly very pretty.

Seller stated the bike then crossed the Med. to Italy where it was “re-engineered” by GPM Racing, which we assume means ECU mapping, suspension work and dyno yadda yadda.

Seller says the bike has gone 16k miles since the rebuild, and is a ready rider.

Seller says the bike has a clean NY title and is street-legal, despite appearances.

Now, we don’t know for sure, but we’d be willing to bet that SOMEONE has way more into this bike than the $12,000 asking price. That, plus the zip-code where it’s being sold gives us a sneaking suspicion that this bike may live with a bunch of other equally flashy rides and someone needs to make room.

If this is your jam, we say offer $10k, and plan on coming to pick it up. THe ride back down the Hudson to the NY metro area is spectacular.

Quick Summary

Make

Ducati

Model

SportClassic GT 1000

Year

2009

Price

$12,000.00

Location

Rhinebeck, NY

Source

Craigslist

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