BMW S 1000 R vs Ducati 959 Panigale Comparison

BMW S 1000 R vs Ducati 959 Panigale

Any question on your mind about which bike to buy? Compare BMW S 1000 R vs Ducati 959 Panigale on the basis of price, specifications & other features. BMW S 1000 R Price starts from Rs. 16.70 lakh and Ducati 959 Panigale Price starts from Rs. 13.97 lakh. The claimed mileage for the BMW S 1000 R is 12 kmpl and for the Ducati 959 Panigale is 14 kmpl. BMW S 1000 R is available in 4 different colours while Ducati 959 Panigale comes with 1 colours. In technical specifications, BMW S 1000 R is powered by 999 cc engine where as Ducati 959 Panigale is powered by 955 cc engine.

Engine Type In-line 4-Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 16-Valves, DOHC Superquadro: L-Twin cylinder, 4-Valve per cylinder, Desmodromic
Engine Displacement (CC) 999 cc 955 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 164.5 PS @ 11000 rpm 149.5 PS @ 10500 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm) 114 Nm @ 9250 rpm 102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
Bore 80 mm 100 mm
Stroke 49.7 mm 60.8 mm
No Of Cylinders 4 2
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Valves (per cylinder) 4 4
Fuel System Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition Electronic injection
Transmission Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 6 Speed 6 Speed
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Disc Disc
0-60 kmph (sec) 2.22
Quarter Mile 11.43s@183.3 kmph Sec
Braking (60-0 kmph) 2.44s, 16.52m Sec
20-80 kmph (kickdown)
30-70 kmph (3rd gear) 3.13
40-80 kmph (4th gear) 4.35 Sec
Braking (80-0 kmph) 3.14s, 30.37m Sec
Braking (100-0 kmph) 3.83s, 47.62m Sec
Mileage (City) 14.03 kmpl
Mileage (Highway) 18.27 kmpl
Mileage (Overall)
Mileage (ARAI) kmpl 12 Kmpl 14.03 kmpl
0-100 kmph (sec) 3.69
Top Speed (Km/h) Over 200 Kmph 202.59 Kmph
Chassis Type Aluminum Composite Bridge Frame, Partially Self-Supporting Engine Monocoque Aluminium
Suspension-Front Upside-down telescopic fork Ø 46 mm, compression and rebound stage adjustable Fully Adjustable BPF Forks. 43 mm Chrome Inner Tubes
Suspension-Rear Aluminium 2-sided swing arm, rebound damping adjustable Fully adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-Sided Swingarm
Tyre Size (Front) 120/70-ZR17 120/70-ZR17 Rear :-180/60-ZR17-
Tyre Size (Rear) 190/55-ZR17 190/55 ZR17
Wheel Size Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch Front :-17 inch Rear :-17 inch
Tyre Make Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Tyre Type Tubeless Tubeless
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Alloy Alloy
Dry Weight 202 kg 176 kg
Length*Width*Height 2057*845*1228 2056*810*1115
Wheelbase(mm) 1439 mm 1431 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 140 mm
Seat Height 814 mm 830 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 17.5 L 17 L
Kerb Weight 207 Kg 197.5 kg
Battery 12 V, 9Ah
Head Lamp Halogen LED
Projector head light
Pilot Lamps
LED tail lights
ABS Dual Channel Dual Channel
Body Graphics Optional
Starting Self Start Only Self Start Only
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Speedometer Digital Digital
Tachometer Analogue Digital
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Average Fuel economy
Digital Fuel Indicator yes yes
Distance to Empty
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Digital
Clock Digital
Stand Alarm
Stepup Seat
Passenger Footrest
Passenger Backrest
Carry hook
Underseat storage
Standard Warranty (Years) 2 2
Standard Warranty (kilometers) Unlimited Unlimited