NEW DELHI: Ducati has launched its new Ducati Panigale V4 in India with an introductory price of Rs 20.53 lakh (ex-showroom) for standard and Rs 25.29 lakh for V4 S version.
In total 20 Ducati Panigale V4 are coming to India. The first two customers of Ducati Panigale will get a chance to take part in Ducati Riding Experience Race stroke course, which will be held in Sepang Malayasia in June.
The company has started receiving booking orders for the speed machine. It has confirmed that deliveries of this motorcycles will start from July 2018.
The 2018 Ducati Panigale V4 is the closest motorcycle you can get that meets the brand’s MotoGP race bike.
It is the first Ducati motorcycle to mount a four-cylinder engine, derived directly from the MotoGP Desmosedici.
The 1103 cc Desmosedici Stradale engine uses a 90-degree V4 layout with Desmodromic timing and is capable of producing 211 bhp at 13,000 rpm and 122 Nm of peak torque at 10,000 rpm, paired to a 6-speed transmission.
The Panigale V4 is built with lightweight materials with the S version sporting a kerb weight of just 195 kg. This gives the motorcycle a highly impressive of power to weight ratio of 1.1 hp/kg.