Ducati Launches Ducati Panigale V4 R In India:
Italian super-bike maker Ducati recently launched Ducati Panigale V4 R in India. The sports bike has a price-tag of whopping Rs 51.87 lakh (ex-showroom). However, only five units are available for sale in India. So, if you want to buy one, then you need to hurry up.
Furthermore, Ducati Panigale is the latest motorcycle from Ducati for Indian customers. The sports bike carries a price tag of Rs. 51.81 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Booking for the motorcycle is now open across all the Ducati dealerships in the country.
However, only five units of Ducati Panigale V4 R are available in India. Ducati said in a statement, ‘The new model would be limited to just five units in India and bookings for the motorcycle are now open across all Ducati dealerships in the country’. "After the overwhelming response of Panigale V4 in India, we are confident that the Panigale V4 R will disrupt the racing and riding experience of biking enthusiasts in India," Ducati Managing Director Sergi Canovas said. However, the deliveries will begin in the first/second quarter of next year according to Ducati.
Ducati Panigale v4 R engine & Power
Furthermore, Ducati Panigale V4 R combines the qualities of the Panigale V4 S and Ducati's racing DNA. This makes it the ultimate road-legal racing bike. Ducati expects that it will set a new paradigm in the motorcycle industry. The power in Ducati Panigale V4 R comes from a 998-cc engine. Besides, the motorcycle features a race-grade suspension with mechanical adjustment. It also has an aluminum swing-arm with an adjustable four-position axle.
Besides, Ducati Panigale V4 R has impressive electronic equipment that includes: Cornering ABS, Ducati Traction Control (DTC), Ducati Slide Control (DSC), Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC), Ducati Power Launch (DPL), Ducati Quick Shift (DQS), and Engine Brake Control (EBC). It also has three pre-set ride modes which include - Race, Sport, and Street.
Ducati has outlets in major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Kochi, Kolkata and Chennai.
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Ducati Panigale V4R Specifications (Expected)
|Type||Desmosedici Stradale 90° V4, Rotating Crankshaft, 4 Desmodromically Actuated Valves Per Cylinder, Liquid Cooled|
|Bore x stroke||81 x 48.4 mm|
|Power||221 hp @ 15,250 rpm|
|Torque||112 Nm @ 11,500 rpm|
|Fuel System||Fuel Injection. Twin Injectors per cylinder|
|Emission Standard||Euro 4|
|Exhaust||2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and 2 lambda probes, Stainless steel pre-silencer, twin aluminum side mufflers,|
|Gearbox||6 speed with Ducati Quick Shift (DQS)|
|Clutch||Hydraulically controlled slipper clutch and self-servo multi-plate clutch|
|Chassis||Aluminum Alloy "Front Frame" with optimized stiffnesses|
|Front suspension||Fully Adjustable 43 mm Ohlins NPX Pressurized Fork with TiN Treatment|
|Rear suspension||Fully adjustable Ohlins TTX36 unit|
|Front brake||2x330 mm semi-floating Discs|
|Rear brake||245mm Disc|
|Wheelbase||1471 mm (56.34 in.)|
|Fuel tank capacity||17 L – 4.5 gallons (US)|
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