Motorcycles The New Flagship Ducati Panigale V4 Enjoys Twice The Cylinders

21:45  09 november  2017
21:45  09 november  2017 Source:   Jalopnik

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And if that’s not good enough, Ducati says an extra 12 horsepower can be teased out of the engine through an Akrapovič exhaust system tuned by its racing division. Despite the extra set of cylinders , the new Panigale gains only 11 pounds on its predecessor—the bike weighs 386 pounds dry, or 436

Ducati 's new Panigale V 4 images emerge ahead of the launch at EICMA in November here's the first look! The frameless chassis is also in place, with black frame spar going from the rear cycling bank, attaching to the front cylinder and protruding forward till the airbox.

The newest top-of-the-line Ducati Panigale V4 sportbike unveiled at the the 2017 EICMA Motorcycle Show has some familiar features: it oozes with Italian style. It looks fast even when it’s standing still. And it’s red. The sea-change lies beneath the bodywork: The bike is designed around a new V4 engine, a massive break with Ducati’s twin-cylinder tradition.

With a displacement of 1103cc, the 90-degree V4 churns out a claimed 214 horsepower at the crank at 13,000 RPM.

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The full story on Ducati 's new 1199 Panigale - a flagship superbike designed from the ground up to smash the litrebike class to pieces. The headstock connected to the front engine cylinders via a small carbon fiber unit, and the swingarm and seat unit came off the back of the engine, too.

The supersport vehicle is powered by a 4- cylinder engine with a 90° V cylinder layout, a first for the brand. Ducati Unveils New Flagship Supersport Bike, the Panigale V 4 . What to Read Next. New York sneaker culture is the focus of the new exhibit. Share your ideas, get instant updates and enjoy exclusive deals at our store.

And if that’s not good enough, Ducati says an extra 12 horsepower can be teased out of the engine through an Akrapovič exhaust system tuned by its racing division.

Despite the extra set of cylinders, the new Panigale gains only 11 pounds on its predecessor—the bike weighs 386 pounds dry, or 436 pounds wet.

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The engine keeps the same 81 mm bore as the Desmosedici engine Ducati uses in MotoGP but uses a longer stroke than the racing version to boost lower end and medium torque. Maximum torque on the V4 is 91.5 lb-ft at 10,000 RPM.

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2018 Ducati Panigale V 4 flagship superbike makes world reveal. That's right, Ducati 's latest machine now has four cylinders and its name is the Panigale V 4 . Thanks to two extra cylinders , Ducati made an all- new frame called the 'Front Frame'.

The V4 will come in both a standard and souped-up S version, which comes with Öhlins suspension, forged aluminum wheels and a lithium ion battery. And topping the range will be the Speciale, featuring a dedicated livery, titanium exhaust and machined components.

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They’re only making 1,500 of those, so start saving your pennies and filling out your application now.

No word on price for new V4 yet, but it’s hard to imagine it will come in any cheaper than the current Panigale 1299, which starts at a cool $20,000.

Other new models shown at EICMA include a new 1100 version of the Scrambler sub-brand, up from the existing 800cc and 400cc models Ducati has targeted at younger and urban riders.

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The air-cooled 1079cc engines make 86 horsepower at the crank at 7,500 RPM, and 65 lb-ft at 4,750 RPM. The new big Scrambler weighs in at at 454 pounds wet and has a 32-inch seat height.

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Ducati has released specifications of its new MotoGP-derived V 4 engine, the Desmosedici Stradale, but now the clearest photos have emerged of the bike which will be powered by that engine - the Ducati Panigale V 4 .

New Ducati V 4 Superbike. In the history of Ducati , there have been many models like 851, 888, 916, 996, 998, 999, 1098, 1198, 1199 Panigale R. In none of them do we see anything different in their engine, but a two- cylinder configuration.

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The standard version starts at $13,000, while Special and Sport versions add a couple hundred dollars respectively.

Ducati is also bringing out a bigger version of the adventure-tourer Multistrada, kicking up displacement from 1198cc to 1262cc.

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