Ducati 959 Panigale vs Kawasaki Z1000 Comparison

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    Ducati 959 Panigale
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    Rs15.30 Lakh*
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Ducati 959 Panigale vs Kawasaki Z1000

Ducati 959 Panigale vs Kawasaki Z1000: Ducati 959 Panigale ABS is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 14.03 kmpl while the claimed figure for Kawasaki Z1000 STD is 9 kmpl. Ducati 959 Panigale is priced at Rs 1530000 (Ex-showroom Price) while Kawasaki Z1000 is the costlier one priced at Rs 1510000 (Ex-showroom Price). 959 Panigale is available in 2 colour options while Z1000 has 2 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.17.05 Lakh onwards
Rs.17.14 Lakh onwards
Mileage (City)
14.03 kmpl
9 kmpl
Displacement
955 cc
1043 cc
Engine Type
Superquadro: L-Twin cylinder, 4-Valve per cylinder, Desmodromic
In-Line Four, 4-Stroke, 16-Valves, DOHC Engine
No. of Cylinders
2
4
Max Power
149.5 PS @ 10500 rpm
142 PS @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque
102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
User Rating
4.3
Based on 3 Reviews
5.0
Based on 1 Review
Photo Comparison
Engine
  • Ducati 959 Panigale Engine
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    Kawasaki Z1000 Engine
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  • Ducati 959 Panigale Front Brake View
    Ducati
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    Kawasaki Z1000 Front Brake View
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  • Ducati 959 Panigale Head Light
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    Kawasaki Z1000 Head Light
    Kawasaki
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  • Ducati 959 Panigale Right Side View
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    Kawasaki Z1000 Right Side View
    Kawasaki
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  • Ducati 959 Panigale Seat
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    Kawasaki Z1000 Seat
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
ColoursDucati RedStar White SilverGreen
Fuel Capacity
17 L
17 L
Body Type
Super Bikes
Sports Naked Bikes
EMI Starts₹ 50,295
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₹ 50,577
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Superquadro: L-Twin cylinder, 4-Valve per cylinder, Desmodromic
In-Line Four, 4-Stroke, 16-Valves, DOHC Engine
Displacement
955 cc
1043 cc
Max Power
149.5 PS @ 10500 rpm
142 PS @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque
102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
No. of Cylinders
2
4
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Liquid Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
4
4
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Starting
Self Start Only
Self Start Only
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Clutch
Slipper And Self-Servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control
Assist & Slipper Clutch
Ignition
-
Digital
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
6 Speed
6 Speed
Bore
100 mm
77.0 mm
Stroke
60.8 mm
56.0 mm
Compression Ratio
12.5:1
11.8:1
Emission Type
bs4
bs4
Features and Safety
ABS
Dual Channel
Dual Channel
Mobile Connectivity
-
No
Console
Digital
Digital
Clock
Digital
Yes
Riding ModesYes
-
Traction ControlYes
-
Power ModesYes
-
Quick ShifterYes
-
EBSYes
-
Additional Features
Ducati Traction Control, Engine Brake Control, Riding Modes, Power Modes, Ducati Quick Shift System, Fully RbW, Steering Damper
-
Carry Hook
-
No
Stepup SeatYesYes
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Mileage and Performance
ARAI Mileage
-
9 kmpl
City Mileage
14.03 kmpl
-
Highway Mileage
18.27 kmpl
-
Max Speed
202.59 kmph
258 kmph
Acceleration (0-60 Kmph)
2.22 Sec
-
Acceleration (0-100 Kmph)
3.69 Sec
-
Quarter Mile
11.43 s @ 183.3 kmph Sec
-
Roll-ons (30-70 kmph)
3.13 Sec
-
Roll-ons (40-80 kmph)
4.35 Sec
-
Braking (60-0 Kmph)
16.52 Sec
-
Braking (80-0 Kmph)
30.37 Sec
-
Braking (100-0 Kmph)
47.62 Sec
-
Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Monocoque Aluminium
Twin Tube, Aluminium
Body Type
Super Bikes
Sports Naked Bikes
Front Suspension
Fully Adjustable BPF Forks. 43 mm Chrome Inner Tubes
41 mm inverted fork with compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Rear Suspension
Fully adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-Sided Swingarm
Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged shock, with rebound damping and preload adjustability
Body Graphics
-
No
Dimensions and Capacity
Length
-
2045 mm
Width
-
790 mm
Height
-
1055 mm
Fuel Capacity
17 L
17 L
Fuel Reserve
-
2 L
Saddle Height
830 mm
815 mm
Ground Clearance
-
125 mm
Wheelbase
1431 mm
1435 mm
Dry Weight
176 kg
-
Kerb Weight
197.5 kg
221 Kg
Electricals
Headlight
LED
LED
Tail Light
LED
LED
Turn Signal Lamp
LED
LED
Projector Headlights
-
Yes
LED Tail LightsYesYes
Battery Type
-
Maintenance Free
Pilot Lamps
-
Yes
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-120/70-ZR17 Rear :-180/60-ZR17-
Front :-120/70-ZR17, Rear :-190/50-ZR17
Tyre Type
Tubeless
Tubeless
Wheel Size
Front :-17 inch Rear :-17 inch
Front :-431.8 mm,Rear :-431.8 mm
Wheels Type
Alloy
Alloy
Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
Front Brake Diameter
320 mm
310 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
245 mm
250 mm
Tyre Brand
Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
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