Ducati Panigale V4 that is renowned as one of the most powerful production superbikes globally, a unit of the same observed finished in carbon fibre material at a dealership in the UK. However, there is no confirmation from automaker since now that it is a special edition model or a custom job. Apart from the carbon fibre furnishing, the Panigale V4 was featuring Marchesini wheels and Termignoni exhaust system.
In carbon fibre bodywork, the Panigale V4 was not only looking astonishing but also it helped in reducing the body weight as compared to the standard Panigale V4. The Carbon fibre finished Panigale V4 tips the scale at 175 kgs on weighing scale. Other than this, the changes are made underbody by replacing the stock fitment from a dual setup, under seat and underbody along with four exits which will comply with the V4 engine.
The Ducati Panigale V4 is on sale in India. It is being offered in two variant- the standard Ducati Panigale V4 and the top-spec Panigale V4 S. The former is priced at INR 20.53 lakh (ex-showroom) while to own the later one, you have to spend INR 25.29 lakh (ex-showroom). The lot of first 20 Panigale V4 has been sold while the company has commenced bookings of the second term. These units are expected to deliver in July 2018.
Mechanically, one of the most powerful under production motorcycles globally, the Ducati Panigale V4 draws power from a 1,103 cc, V4 engine that is capable of generating the peak power of 214 bhp at 13,000 rpm and 124 Nm of peak torque at 10,000 rpm. On the electronic package, the Panigale V4 gets features such as multiple riding modes, power modes, Ducati Traction Control, Ducati Wheelie Control, Bosch Cornering ABS, Ducati Slide Control, engine brake control and more. Moreover, the bike gets the top selves equipment such as suspension and steering damper sourced from Ohlins, Marchesini aluminium forged wheels and lithium-ion battery.