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Ducati 959 Panigale Vs Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R comparison

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₹ 15.56 Lakh
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Compare Ducati 959 Panigale and Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ducati 959 Panigale Vs Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R 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.

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The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R starts at ₹ 13.56 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Ducati 959 Panigale starts at ₹ 15.56 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 16.1 Lakh for top-end model.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R base engine returns 15 kmpl. The Ducati 959 Panigale base engine returns 18 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R gets a 998 cc that produces 197 bhp peak power. The Ducati 959 Panigale comes in a 955 cc that produces 150 bhp peak power.

Engine CC 955 cc998 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 4
Max Power 150 bhp @ 10500 rpm197 bhp @ 13000 rpm
Max Torque 102 Nm @ 9000 rpm113.5 Nm @ 11500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Delivery Mitsubishi Electronic Fuel Injection System Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self Start Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 17 L17 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.5 LN/A
Mileage 18 Kmpl15 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 306 km255 km
Kerb Weight 200 kg206 kg
Length 2056 mm2090 mm
Width 810 mm745 mm
Height 1115 mm1145 mm
Wheelbase 1431 mm1440 mm
Ground Clearance N/A145 mm
Seat Height 830 mm835 mm
No. Of Gears 6 6
Clutch Slipper and self-servo wet multiplate clutch with hydraulic control Wet, Multi-Disc
Chassis Type Monocoque Aluminium Twin Spar, Cast Aluminium
Front Suspension Fully adjustable BPF forks. 43 mm chromed inner tubes ø43 mm inverted Balance Free Front Fork with external compression chamber, compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability, and top-out springs / 120 mm
Rear Suspension Fully adjustable Sachs unit. Aluminum double-sided swingarm Horizontal Back-link with BFRC lite gascharged shock, piggyback reservoir, compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability, and top-out spring / 114 mm
Front Brake Type Dual Disc Brembo based dual, massive semi-floating Discs
Rear Brake Type Disc Single semi-floating petal Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm330 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 245 mm220 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy Wheels Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 190/55ZR17M/C (75W)
Battery Maintenance Free Maintenance Free
Headlight Bulb Bulb And Reflector Type
Tail Light LED LED
ABS
Riding Modes
Engine Brake Control (EBC)
Quick Shift (DQS)
Traction Control (DTC)
Monocoque Technology
6 Speed with DQS Ducati Quick Shift
Speedometer DigitalDigital
Tachometer DigitalDigital
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type DigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
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