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BMW R 18 Vs Ducati Panigale V2 comparison

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BMW R 18 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 19.9 Lakh
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₹ 16.99 Lakh
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BMW R 18 Vs Ducati Panigale V2 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R 18 Vs Panigale V2 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

R 18 Vs Panigale V2 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 18 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 19.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 24 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Ducati Panigale V2 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 16.99 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R 18Ducati Panigale V2
Price₹ 19.9 Lakh₹ 16.99 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage17.80 Km/l23.50 Km/l
Power90.00 bhp155.00 bhp
Engine1802.0 CC955.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 18 Vs Panigale V2 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 18 base engine returns 18 Km/l. The Ducati Panigale V2 base returns 24 Km/l.

R 18 Vs Panigale V2 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 18 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Ducati Panigale V2 comes in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1802.0 cc955.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 90 bhp @ 4750 rpm155 bhp @ 10750 rpm
Max Torque 158 Nm @ 3000 rpm104 Nm @ 9000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air/Oil CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore 107.1 mmN/A
Emission control Regulated three-way catalytic converterN/A
Max Speed 180 km/hN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.0 L16.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 17.80 Km/l23.50 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 345 kg198 kg
Length 2440 mm2056 mm
Width 964 mm810 mm
Height 1232 mm1115 mm
Wheelbase 1731 mm1469 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A
Seat Height 690 mm830 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single-disk Dry ClutchN/A
Compression Ratio 9.6 :1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double-cradle Steel Frame With Screwed-on UnderbeamsN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic ForkFully Adjustable Showa BPF Fork. 43 Mm Chromed Inner Tubes
Rear Suspension Steel Swinging Fork With Central Shock StrutFully Adjustable Sachs Unit.Aluminum Single Sided Swingram


Front Brake Type Twin DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mmN/A
Rear Disc/Drum Size 300 mmN/A
Stroke 100 mmN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inchesN/A
Wheel Type Spoke WheelLight Alloy
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 180/65 B16180/60 ZR17


Battery 12 V / 26 Ah, Maintenance-freeN/A
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosscross
Pillion Grabrailtickcross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Tripmeter Type-Digital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
"Diamond" Tankcrosscross
"Twin Pulse" Firing Ordercrosscross
Auto Tyre Calibrationcrosscross
Bosch EVO ABS Corneringcrosscross
Ducati Power Launch (DPL)crosscross
Full LED Lighting with Daytime Running Light (DRL)crosscross
Innovative "Front Frame"crosscross
Sleek Tail Guardcrosscross
TFT Colour Instrument Consolecrosscross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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