Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R vs Ducati 959 Panigale Comparison

Updated: 14, May, 2018 02:57 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 13,99,000
* Delhi. May vary.

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₹ 15,30,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
206 kg197,5 kg
Ground Clearance
145 mm146 mm
Wheelbase
1440 mm1431 mm
Overall Length
2085 mm2056 mm
Overall Width
740 mm810 mm
Overall Height
1145 mm1115 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres17 litres
Seat Height
835 mm830 mm

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
998 cc955 cc
Bore
76 mm100 mm
Stroke
55 mm60.8 mm
Number of Cylinders
42
Compression Ratio
13.0:112.5:1
Gearbox Type
6-speed, ReturnNA
Electronic Throttle Valves
NA
Engine Description
998cc, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke In-Line Four, DOHC, 16-Valves955cc, L-Twin Cylinder, Liquid Cooled
Maximum Power
203 HP @ 13500 rpm150 HP @ 10,500 rpm
Maximum Torque
114.9 Nm @ 11200 rpm102 NM @ 9,000 rpm
Number of Gears
66 Speed
Cooling
Liquid CooledLiquid Cooling
Valve System
DOHC, 16 ValvesNA
Fuel System
Fuel Injection: ø47 mm x 4 with Dual InjectionMitsubishi Electronic Fuel Injection System. Twin Injectors Per Cylinder. Full Ride-By-Wire Elliptical Throttle Bodies.
Ignition
DigitalNA
Lubrication
Forced Lubrication, Wet Sump with Oil CoolerNA
Maximum Power with RAM Air
213 HP @ 13500 rpmNA
Emission Standard
BS6-CompliantEuro 4

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

ABS Light
RPM/Gear Display
NA
Service Reminder
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalDigital
Clock
DigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & INFORMATION

Body Type
SuperbikeSports
Official Tagline
Superbike SupremacyThe Perfect Balance
Price in India
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R is priced at INR 14 lakh in India(Ex-Showroom)Ducati 959 Panigale is priced at INR 15,30,000 in India(Ex-Showroom)
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RDucati 959 Panigale
Current Status
AvailableAvailable
Braking System
Anti-lock Braking SystemAnti-Lock Braking System
Shades
Lime Green/EbonyDucati Red, Star White Silk
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
NA
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeNA
Head Light
LEDNA
Tail Light
LEDNA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
NA
Front Brake
Dual Semi-Floating 330 mm Brembo Discs320 mm Twin Semi-Floating Discs, Radially Mounted Brembo Monobloc M4.32 4-Piston Callipers, with Bosch ABS as Standard.
Alloy Wheels
NA
Rear Brake
Single 220 mm Disc245 mm Disc, 2-Piston Calliper, with Bosch ABS as Standard.
Wheel Type
AlloysNA
Front Tyre
120/70 ZR17 M/C (58W)Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre
190/55 ZR17 M/C (75W)Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa 180/60 ZR17
ABS
NA
Front Wheel
17-inch10-Spoke Light Alloy 3.50" x 17"
Rear Wheel
17-inch10 Spokes Light Alloy 5.50” x 17”

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
ø43 mm Inverted Balance Free Front Fork with External Compression Chamber, Compression and Rebound Damping and Spring Preload Adjustability, and Top-Out SpringsFully Adjustable Showa BPF Fork. 43 mm Chromed Inner Tubes.
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-Link with BFRC Lite Gas-Charged Shock, Piggyback Reservoir, Compression and Rebound Damping and Spring Preload Adjustability, and Top-Out SpringFully Adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-Sided Swingarm.
Front Wheel Travel
120 mm120 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
114 mm130 mm
Frame
Twin Spar, Cast AluminiumMonocoque Aluminium

Miscellaneous Information

Steering Damper
Öhlins Electronic Steering DamperNA
Rake
25°24°
Trail
107 mm96 mm
Steering Angle
27°(Left), 27°(Right)NA

TECHNICAL HIGHLIGHTS

Kawasaki Quick Shifter (KQS)
NA
Kawasaki Traction Control (KTRC)
NA
Kawasaki Launch Control (KLCM)
NA
Kawasaki Engine Brake Control (KEBC)
NA
Kawasaki Intelligent ABS (KIBS)
NA

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