Ducati Panigale V2 Turns To The Dark Side For 2024

Ducati is set to captivate motorcycle enthusiasts with the introduction of a striking new color option for their iconic Panigale V2. The Italian manufacturer has unveiled the “Black on Black” edition for the 2024 model year, offering a fresh and captivating aesthetic alongside the classic Ducati Red.

  • the all-black colourway turns the Panigale V2 into a menacing machine. 
  • Powering the Panigale V2 is the powerful Superquadro twin-cylinder engine.

The Panigale V2’s sleek design is enhanced by its Dark Matt Grey bodywork, adorned with eye-catching red accents and glossy black elements that encompass the double-layer fairings, including the renowned LED headlights and air intakes. This combination creates a truly captivating visual appeal.

Underneath its stunning exterior, the Panigale V2 packs a powerful punch. Propelled by a Euro 5 compliant 955 cc Superquadro twin-cylinder engine, it generates an impressive 155 horsepower at 10,750 rpm and delivers torque of 104 Nm at 9,000 rpm.

The motorcycle boasts a Monocoque aluminum frame and is equipped with a fully adjustable Showa BPF 43 mm fork and Sachs rear shock. Brembo brakes with dual 320 mm front rotors and M4.32 four-pot calipers, along with a 245 mm rear rotor and two-pot caliper, ensure exceptional stopping power and control.

Weighing in at 200 kg, the Panigale V2 provides a dynamic riding experience with its 840 mm seat height and 17 L fuel tank. Safety and control are paramount, thanks to the advanced electronic equipment integrated into the bike. Utilizing a six-axis inertial platform, the Panigale V2 incorporates cutting-edge features such as ABS Cornering EVO, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) EVO 2, Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) EVO, Ducati Quick Shift up/down (DQS) EVO 2, and Engine Brake Control (EBC) EVO.

A passionate football fan and anything two-wheels. He likes to commute on his 150cc scooter on a daily basis and occasionally takes a long trip with his 750cc machine just to "tapau" his favourite "roti canai". With a journalism background, he likes to write as much as he rides.

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