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Ducati 959 Panigale Vs Yamaha YZF R1 comparison

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₹ 15.56 Lakh
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Compare Ducati 959 Panigale and Yamaha YZF R1

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ducati 959 Panigale Vs Yamaha YZF R1 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 Yamaha YZF R1 starts at ₹ 19.24 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 Yamaha YZF R1 base engine returns 20 kmpl. The Ducati 959 Panigale base engine returns 18 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Yamaha YZF R1 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 955.0 cc998.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 4
Max Power 150 bhp @ 10500 rpm197.3 bhp @ 13500 rpm
Max Torque 102 Nm @ 9000 rpm112.4 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 L1.9 L
Mileage 18 Kmpl20 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 306 km340 km
Kerb Weight 200 kg200 kg
Length 2056 mm2055 mm
Width 810 mm690 mm
Height 1115 mm1150 mm
Wheelbase 1431 mm1405 mm
Ground Clearance N/A130 mm
Seat Height 830 mm855 mm
No. Of Gears 6 6
Clutch Slipper and self-servo wet multiplate clutch with hydraulic control Wet, Multiple Dics
Chassis Type Monocoque Aluminium Diamond
Front Suspension Fully adjustable BPF forks. 43 mm chromed inner tubes Telescopic forks, Ø 43 mm
Rear Suspension Fully adjustable Sachs unit. Aluminum double-sided swingarm Swingarm, (link Suspension)
Front Brake Type Dual Disc Hydraulic Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc Hydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 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 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 190/55 ZR17M/C(75W)
Battery Maintenance Free 12V, 8.6AH(10H)
Headlight Bulb Projector
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 DigitalAnalogue
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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