Ducati launches new sportbike2011-11-09T12:32:00Z
Ducati 1199 Panigale represents pure Italian style. It is advanced sport bike. Its new Superquadro engine is the most powerful twin-cylinder ever produced and represents the base of a new concept of frame and engine integration. This concept gives it a riding sensation that is closer than ever to a full race bike.
With revised ergonomics, full Ride-by-Wire engine management and enhanced systems of ABS and traction control; bike is controlled so that the full emotion of this motorcycle can be enjoyed easily and safely.
Ducati’s new generation superbike, 1199 Panigale uses innovative Ducati Corse-derived solutions to make World Championship level technology available to everyone.
The most high tech, most powerful twin-cylinder production engine on the planet is now an integral part of an innovative monocoque chassis that combine to deliver an astonishing 195hp from 164kg (361.5lb) of futuristic Italian thoroughbred.
With the click of a button, you can experience an enhanced biking experience by combining Ducati’s Riding Mode concept’s seven class-leading- technologies. The latest-generation sports ABS system, Ducati Traction Control (DTC), Ducati Electronic Suspension (DES), Ducati Quick-Shift (DQS), Ducati’s new race-derived Engine Brake Control (EBC) and Ride-by-Wire (RbW) are now all programmed into seamless, electronic rider assistance. Even the full colour Thin Film Transistor (TFT) display changes to suit the rider’s environment.