Kawasaki Z1000 vs Ducati 959 Panigale Comparison

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Kawasaki Z1000 vs Ducati 959 Panigale

Kawasaki Z1000 vs Ducati 959 Panigale: 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 1397000 (Ex-showroom Price) while Kawasaki Z1000 is the costlier one priced at Rs 1510000 (Ex-showroom Price). Z1000 is available in 2 colour options while 959 Panigale has 2 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.17.14 Lakh onwards
Rs.15.92 Lakh onwards
Mileage (ARAI)
9 Kmpl
14.03 kmpl
Engine Type
In-Line Four, 4-Stroke, 16-Valves, DOHC Engine
Superquadro: L-Twin cylinder, 4-Valve per cylinder, Desmodromic
Displacement
1043 cc
955 cc
No. of Cylinders
4
2
Max Power
142 PS @ 10000 rpm
149.5 PS @ 10500 rpm
User Rating
5.0
Based on 1 Review
4.3
Based on 3 Reviews
Photo Comparison
Engine
  • Z1000 Engine
    Kawasaki
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    959 Panigale Engine
    Ducati
    From Authorized Ducati dealers
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  • Z1000 Front Brake View
    Kawasaki
    From Authorized Kawasaki dealers
    Get Loan starting @ 9.7%
    959 Panigale Front Brake View
    Ducati
    From Authorized Ducati dealers
    Get Loan starting @ 9.7%
  • Z1000 Head Light
    Kawasaki
    From Authorized Kawasaki dealers
    Get Loan starting @ 9.7%
    959 Panigale Head Light
    Ducati
    From Authorized Ducati dealers
    Get Loan starting @ 9.7%
  • Z1000 Right Side View
    Kawasaki
    From Authorized Kawasaki dealers
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    959 Panigale Right Side View
    Ducati
    From Authorized Ducati dealers
    Get Loan starting @ 9.7%
  • Z1000 Seat
    Kawasaki
    From Authorized Kawasaki dealers
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    959 Panigale Seat
    Ducati
    From Authorized Ducati dealers
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
ColoursGreenDucati RedStar White Silver
Fuel Capacity
17 L
17 L
Body Type
Sports Naked Bikes
Super Bikes
EMI Starts₹ 49,572
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₹ 46,064
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
In-Line Four, 4-Stroke, 16-Valves, DOHC Engine
Superquadro: L-Twin cylinder, 4-Valve per cylinder, Desmodromic
Displacement
1043 cc
955 cc
Max Power
142 PS @ 10000 rpm
149.5 PS @ 10500 rpm
Max Torque
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
No. of Cylinders
4
2
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
Assist & Slipper Clutch
Slipper And Self-Servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control
Ignition
Digital
NA
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
6 Speed
6 Speed
Bore
77.0 mm
100 mm
Stroke
56.0 mm
60.8 mm
Compression Ratio
11.8:1
12.5:1
Features and Safety
ABS
Dual Channel
Dual Channel
Console
Digital
Digital
ClockYes
Digital
Engine ImmobilizerNoNo
Anti Theft AlarmNoNo
Riding Modes
NA
Yes
Traction Control
NA
Yes
Power Modes
NA
Yes
Quick Shifter
NA
Yes
EBS
NA
Yes
Additional Features
NA
Ducati Traction Control, Engine Brake Control, Riding Modes, Power Modes, Ducati Quick Shift System, Fully RbW, Steering Damper
Carry HookNoNo
Stepup SeatYesYes
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Passenger BackrestNoNo
Mileage and Performance
ARAI Mileage
9 Kmpl
NA
City Mileage
NA
14.03 kmpl
Highway Mileage
NA
18.27 kmpl
Max Speed
258 Kmph
202.59 Kmph
0-60 Kmph
NA
2.22 Sec
0-100 Kmph
NA
3.69 Sec
Quarter Mile
NA
11.43s@183.3 kmph Sec
30-70 kmph
NA
3.13
40-80 kmph
NA
4.35 Sec
Braking (60-0 Kmph)
NA
2.44s, 16.52m Sec
Braking (80-0 Kmph)
NA
3.14s, 30.37m Sec
Braking (100-0 Kmph)
NA
3.83s, 47.62m Sec
Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Twin Tube, Aluminium
Monocoque Aluminium
Body Type
Sports Naked Bikes
Super Bikes
Front Suspension
41 mm inverted fork with compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Fully Adjustable BPF Forks. 43 mm Chrome Inner Tubes
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged shock, with rebound damping and preload adjustability
Fully adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-Sided Swingarm
Body GraphicsNoNo
Dimensions and Capacity
Length
2045 mm
NA
Width
790 mm
NA
Height
1055 mm
NA
Fuel Capacity
17 L
17 L
Fuel Reserve
2 L
NA
Saddle Height
815 mm
830 mm
Ground Clearance
125 mm
NA
Wheelbase
1435 mm
1431 mm
Dry Weight
NA
176 kg
Kerb Weight
221 Kg
197.5 kg
Electricals
Headlight
LED
LED
Tail Light
LED
LED
Turn Signal Lamp
LED
LED
Projector HeadlightsYes
NA
LED Tail LightsYesYes
Battery Type
Maintenance Free
NA
Pilot LampsYes
NA
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-120/70-ZR17, Rear :-190/50-ZR17
Front :-120/70-ZR17 Rear :-180/60-ZR17-
Tyre Type
Tubeless
Tubeless
Wheel Size
Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch
Front :-17 inch Rear :-17 inch
Wheels Type
Alloy
Alloy
Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
Front Brake Diameter
310 mm
320 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
250 mm
245 mm
Tyre Brand
NA
Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa

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