Ducati Panigale V4 R

Ducati Panigale V4 R Launched In India At Rs. 51.87 Lakh

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.

Ducati Panigale V4 R
Ducati Panigale V4 R

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.

Other Equipment

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)

TypeDesmosedici Stradale 90° V4, Rotating Crankshaft, 4 Desmodromically Actuated Valves Per Cylinder, Liquid Cooled
Displacement998 cc
Bore x stroke81 x 48.4 mm
Compression ratio14:1
Power221 hp @ 15,250 rpm
Torque112 Nm @ 11,500 rpm
Fuel SystemFuel Injection. Twin Injectors per cylinder
Emission StandardEuro 4
Exhaust2-1-2 system with catalytic converter and 2 lambda probes, Stainless steel pre-silencer, twin aluminum side mufflers,
Gearbox6 speed with Ducati Quick Shift (DQS)
ClutchHydraulically controlled slipper clutch and self-servo multi-plate clutch
ChassisAluminum Alloy "Front Frame" with optimized stiffnesses
Front suspensionFully Adjustable 43 mm Ohlins NPX Pressurized Fork with TiN Treatment
Rear suspensionFully adjustable Ohlins TTX36 unit
Front Tire120/70-ZR17
Rear Tire200/60-ZR17
WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front brake2x330 mm semi-floating Discs
Rear brake245mm Disc
Wheelbase1471 mm (56.34 in.)
Seat Height830mm
Fuel tank capacity17 L – 4.5 gallons (US)
Kerb Weight193kg

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