BMW R 1200 RS Vs Ducati 959 Panigale comparison

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BMW R 1200 RS
On Road Price
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 cc
955.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
2
2
Max Power
123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
150 bhp @ 10500 rpm
Max Torque
125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Mitsubishi Electronic Fuel Injection System
Cooling System
Air/liquid-cooled
Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.0 L
17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
4.0 L
4.5 L
Mileage
20.00 Kmpl
18.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
236 kg
200 kg
Length
2202 mm
2056 mm
Width
925 mm
810 mm
Height
1250 mm
1115 mm
Wheelbase
1527 mm
1431 mm
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
Seat Height
820 mm
830 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control
Chassis Type
Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Monocoque Aluminium
Front Suspension
Telescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mm
Fully 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 Handwheel
Fully Adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-sided Swingarm
Front Brake Type
Dual Disc
Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
276 mm
245 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
17 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70 ZR 17
120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Rear Tyre
180/55 ZR 17
180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Battery
12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-free
Maintenance Free
Headlight
Halogen
Bulb
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Digital
Digital
Tachometer
Analogue
Digital
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
6 Speed with DQS Ducati Quick Shift
-
ABS
-
Engine Brake Control (EBC)
-
Monocoque Technology
-
Quick Shift (DQS)
-
Riding Modes
-
Traction Control (DTC)
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