Ducati has launched the special edition 959 Panigale Corse in India. Bookings for the superbike are now open at all Ducati dealerships across the country. The motorcycle will be displayed at DRE Track Days, which will be held at the Buddh International Circuit, on 13th and 14th October 2018
Ducati 959 Panigale Corse Price in India:
The special edition Ducati superbike has been launched at INR 15,20,000 (ex-Showroom, India).
The Ducati 959 Panigale Corse features a dedicated colour scheme which has been inspired by the Ducati Corse MotoGP colours. The motorcycle also gets black wheels to enhance its look further.
The Ducati 959 Panigale Corse an advanced chassis along with a top-of-the-line technical package. The superbike is powered by the 955 cc Superquadro engine that is Euro 4 type-approved. This motor produces 110 kW (150 Hp) of power at 10,500 rpm and a torque of 102 Nm (75 lb-ft) at 9,000 rpm.
To inspire confidence when riding at any speed in varying conditions, the 959 Panigale Corse is equipped with a state of the art electronics package which includes the latest generation two-channel Bosch ABS 9MP, Ducati Traction Control (DTC), Ducati Quick Shift (DQS), Engine Brake Control (EBC) and Ride-by-Wire (RbW).
Using the Ducati Riding Modes, the electronic settings can be altered differently to give the bike three different personalities. The three riding modes available in the 959 Panigale Corse are Race, Sport and Wet. A thing to note is that the version available in India is not equipped with the Ohlins suspensions, lithium battery, Ohlins steering damper and Ducati Performance titanium silencers by Akrapovic.
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Sergi Canovas, Managing Director of Ducati India Pvt. Ltd. said, “The Panigale has always been the definite Ducati superbike that allows biking enthusiasts to have an unparalleled experience on a race track. The 959 Panigale embodies absolute excellence through the advanced electronics package that inspires confidence and allows riders to explore the limit. In this special Corse livery, the 959 looks much more special and unique as the paint scheme is inspired by the colours of our MotoGP bike, the Desmosedici GP 18.”