BMW R 1200 RS Vs Ducati 959 Panigale comparison

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BMW R 1200 RS
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New Delhi
₹ 16.48 Lakh
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₹ 15.56 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1200 RS and Ducati 959 Panigale

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1200 RS Vs Ducati 959 Panigale on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2019. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Ducati 959 Panigale starts at ₹ 15.56 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 16.1 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW R 1200 RS starts at ₹ 16.48 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 17.53 Lakh for range topping model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati 959 Panigale base engine returns 18 kmpl. The BMW R 1200 RS base returns 20 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Ducati 959 Panigale gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 RS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 1170.0 cc955.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 123 bhp @ 7750 rpm150 bhp @ 10500 rpm
Max Torque 125 Nm @ 6500 rpm102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionMitsubishi Electronic Fuel Injection System
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 L4.5 L
Mileage 20.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 236 kg200 kg
Length 2202 mm2056 mm
Width 925 mm810 mm
Height 1250 mm1115 mm
Wheelbase 1527 mm1431 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A
Seat Height 820 mm830 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control
Chassis Type Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing EngineMonocoque Aluminium
Front Suspension Telescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 MmFully Adjustable BPF Forks. 43 Mm Chromed Inner Tubes
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At HandwheelFully Adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-sided Swingarm
Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm245 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Rear Tyre 180/55 ZR 17180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Battery 12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-freeMaintenance Free
Headlight HalogenBulb
Tail Light LEDLED
SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
ABS
6 Speed with DQS Ducati Quick Shift-
Anti-Theft Alarm with Engine Immobilizer-
APDV Engine with Superb Mileage-
Digital Dashboard with Service Reminder-
Distinct Golden Ribs-
Engine Brake Control (EBC)-
Exciting Body Graphics-
Find-me Lamps-
Guide Lamp-
Intelligent MCi-5 Engine-
Monocoque Technology-
Muscular Styling-
Quick Shift (DQS)-
Remote Flip-Key-
Riding Modes-
Stylish Alloy Wheels-
Traction Control (DTC)-
Tubeless Tyre-
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