-Ducati Panigale V4 BS6 Available at Rs 23.50 lakh
-Available in two variants (Standard and V4 S)
The BS6 compliant engine produces 211 bhp and 124 Nm of torque
Ducati India has announced the launch of the Panigale V4 S will be available at a price of Rs 28.40 lakh. On the other hand, Ducati Panigale V4 BS6 in market with prices starting from Rs 23.50 lakh for the base variant.
The BS6 compliant model comes with mechanical gearing to meet the latest emission standards. The upgraded 1103 cc liquid-cooled Desmosedici Stradale 90-degree V4 engine produces 211 bhp at 13,000 rpm and 124 Nm of torque at 9,500 rpm. The six-speed gearbox takes advantage of fast two-way transmission.
Although the new model benefits from an aerodynamic package, the design remains similar to the discontinued version. The aerodynamic-mounted fins are claimed to provide 30 kg of downforce at 270 km/h. Other style cues include a dual-capsule headlight, full aerodynamic design, driver-only saddle, lower exhaust setup, and one-sided swingarm.
The list of features on both motorcycles includes the 6-axis IMU, Bosch ABS curve, bike control, traction control, launch control, slip control and engine brake control. Both motorcycles come equipped with LED headlights and a 5-inch full digital color display. While the style cues and features are similar in both variants, they have their own hardware.
The standard model uses manually adjustable Showa front forks and single rear Sachs, while the S variant benefits from electronically adjustable shock absorber Ohlins . The anchor setup on both variants includes dual 330mm discs with four-piston Brembo Monobloc Stylema (M4.30) four-piston calipers up front and a 245mm rotor with two-piston calipers up front.