Ducati India has launched the BS6 Streetfighter V4 at a starting price of Rs 19.99 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom, India) in the country. Being awarded as the ‘Most Beautiful Bike’ at EICMA 2019, it will be available in two trims namely V4 and V4 S. Ducati Streetfighter V4 S is priced at Rs 22.99 Lakhs for Ducati Red paint scheme while the Dark Stealth color costs Rs 23.19 Lakhs. The bookings for the superbike are open across all Ducati dealerships in Delhi – NCR, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Kochi, Kolkata & Chennai and deliveries will begin as soon as lockdown restrictions are lifted.
The BS6 Ductai Streetfighter flaunts V-shaped DRL upfront, which is borrowed from the Panigale V4 and SuperSport. It also boasts of a high and wide bar which has replaced the traditional clip-on handlebars. Weighing at 180 kgs, the superbike gets three different preset riding styles in the form of Race, Sport and Street. The Ride by Wire system too comes as standard. The suspension duties are helmed by a Sachs steering damper with 43mm Showa Big Piston Forks upfront while at the rear, it has a fully adjustable Sachs shock absorber. As for features, it comprises of a 5-inch full-TFT high resolution colour screen with Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) which allows pairing of Smartphone via Bluetooth and enabling riders to take incoming calls, select and listen to music tracks or receive text messages. link.
The 2021 Streetfighter is equipped with latest-gen electronics package which includes ABS Cornering EVO, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) EVO 2, Ducati Slide Control (DSC), Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) EVO, Ducati Power Launch (DPL), Ducati Quick Shift up/down (DQS) EVO 2, Engine Brake Control (EBC) EVO, and Ducati Electronic Suspension (DES) EVO. The superbike is powered by a Euro 5 compliant 1103cc Desmosedici Stradale petrol engine which delivers top power of 208bhp at 12750rpm and peak torque of 123Nm at 9500rpm. The power and torque can be raised to 220 hp and 130 Nm by fitting the full-racing Ducati Performance exhaust by Akrapovič which also reduces the weight of the motorcycle by 6 Kgs.
Mr. Bipul Chandra, Managing Director of Ducati India said, “The Streetfighter V4 embodies the spirit of a mean beastly super naked, that is loaded with performance to back it up. The Streetfighter’s naked bike design does a fantastic job of putting that nature of the bike right at the center. An unrivalled super naked bristling with cutting-edge technology and an awe-inspiring design that oozes pure, accessible performance, whether it’s on the road or on the racetrack. The motorcycle was much awaited by enthusiasts and Ducatisti alike and we are excited that it is finally available in India for everyone to experience.” The 2021 Ducati Streetfighter V4 will rival the likes of Kawasaki Z1000 and BMW S1000RR in the Indian market.