Ducati launched there all-new “959 Panigale” in India. The new Panigale 959 will replace the Panigale 899 in India. Panigale 959 will be praced at Rs. 13.97 lakh. The Ducati 959 Panigale rivals the likes of Triumph Daytona, which is a priced similarly and isn’t a 4-cylinder supersport model.
The bike comes with a power of 955cc engine. 90-degree, V-twin, Superqudro, Desmodromic, liquid-cooled petrol motor producing 157 HP of power @ 10,500 RPM & 107.4 Nm of torque @ 9,000 RPM matched to a 6-speed Ducati Quick Shift gearbox. This updated engine is more efficient with lesser hydrocarbon & carbon monoxide footprint to meet the new Euro 4 emission norms.
The eye catching change from the Panigale 899 to Panigale 959 is the side mounted twin exhaust pipes. The chassis of both are same, monocoque aluminium chasses.The bike’s weight is 200kg.
The Panigale 959 includes some more features such as riding modes, power modes, ABS, DTC, DQS, EBC, ride-by-wire, steering damper, etc.
The 959 Panigale is also brought to India as a CBU, just like other models from the brand.