Ducati launches Panigale V4 R; INR 51.87 lakhs.
Ducati launches its most powerful production motorcycle - the Panigale V4 R in India. The regular Panigale V4’s 1,103 cc 90-degree V4 engine has been replaced by a 998 cc Desmosedici Stradale R unit which complies with the WSBK championship rules. Most impressively, this motorcycle has a dry weight of 172 kgs and producing a staggering 221 hp.
The front frame of the motorcycle has been revised to meet the stiffness targets set by Ducati’s racing division. The V4 R also receives an aluminium swing arm with adjustable four-position axle, race-spec Ohlins suspension system with mechanical adjustment, and a front fairing with MotoGP inspired carbon fiber wings.
Only 5 units are allocated for India at a price of INR 51.87 lakhs.