Ducati has released the 2019 Ducati Panigale V4 25th Anniversary 916. According to their scheduled, the bike will be showcased to Ducati dealer showrooms in October 2019. Besides that the Panigale V4 25th Anniversary 916 is priced at 41,900 euro ex-factory Borgo Panigale. But the final pricing depends on country of destination. The special edition bike considered one of the most beautiful superbikes ever built. Whereas, the Bike number 5 will be auctioned with proceeds going to a fund-raising effort in memory of Carlin Dunne. He died while racing aat the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.
Well, the bad news for the Ducati fans is that only 500 of these bikes will be built and offered on sale worldwide.
2019 Ducati Panigale V4
Taking the Ducati Panigale V4 S as a basis, celebrates the debut of the Massimo Tamburini designed Ducati 916 back in 1994. The bike also comes with Marchesini Racing forged magnesium wheels and a billet machined top yoke engraved with the edition number.
The company says, “The Ducati 916 is one of the most iconic motorcycles to have come out of the Borgo Panigale factory and it redefined design and performance at its time. At Ducati, we’re very proud of our heritage and what better way to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the 916 than to produce an ultra-exclusive version of the Panigale V4, recognizing our present and the past.”
The buyer will also get a titanium Akrapovic exhaust silencers, racing windscreen, carbon-fibre front, rear mudguards and special seat. Alongside these, completing the racing kit are adjustable foot pegs, racing grips, carbon-fibre heel guard. On the other hand they will have a swingarm cover and racing articulated levers are also included.
While, coming to the power of engine, the bike has 214 hp at 13,000 rpm and 124 Nm of torque at 10,000 rpm. The Panigale V4 S uses Ducati’s V-four Stradale engine. The bike will be driven by slipper dry clutch and six-speed gearbox. And the V4 S comes with a full suite of riding aids and Ohlins electronic front and rear suspension.