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Ducati 959 Panigale Vs Kawasaki Z900 comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 15.56 Lakh
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₹ 8.28 Lakh
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Compare Ducati 959 Panigale and Kawasaki Z900

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ducati 959 Panigale Vs Kawasaki Z900 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 Ducati 959 Panigale starts at ₹ 15.56 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 16.1 Lakh for top-end model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Kawasaki Z900 starts at ₹ 8.28 Lakh.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati 959 Panigale base engine returns 18 kmpl. The Kawasaki Z900 base engine returns 15 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Ducati 959 Panigale gets a 955 cc that produces 150 bhp peak power. The Kawasaki Z900 comes in a 948 cc that produces 123 bhp peak power.

Engine CC 955 cc948 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 4
Max Power 150 bhp @ 10500 rpm123 bhp @ 9500 rpm
Max Torque 102 Nm @ 9000 rpm98.6 Nm @ 7700 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 kg208 kg
Length 2056 mm2065 mm
Width 810 mm825 mm
Height 1115 mm1065 mm
Wheelbase 1431 mm1450 mm
Ground Clearance N/A130 mm
Seat Height 830 mm795 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Slipper and self-servo wet multiplate clutch with hydraulic control Wet, Multi-Disc
Chassis Type Monocoque Aluminium Trellis, high-tensile steel
Front Suspension Fully adjustable BPF forks. 43 mm chromed inner tubes 41 mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/120 mm
Rear Suspension Fully adjustable Sachs unit. Aluminum double-sided swingarm Horizontal Back-link with rebound damping and spring preload adjustability/140 mm
Front Brake Type Dual Disc Dual Discs
Rear Brake Type Disc Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 245 mm250 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 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Battery Maintenance Free Maintenance Free
Headlight Bulb Bulb And Multi-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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