Following the global launch of the 1199 Panigale at EICMA show in Milan just one week ago, Ducati Australia today announced a very competitive pricing structure and premium specification level that’ll make this all-new game changing Ducati Superbike extremely attractive to so many Australian customers.
Ducati Australia has been very aggressive with pricing, holding the existing 1198 price hierarchy for the base and S models whilst charging $1,500 more for the top of the range tricolore, despite the formidable increase in specification of the new models. All Australian models are specified with ABS.
- Ducati 1199 Panigale ABS $26,990*
- Ducati 1199 Panigale S ABS $33,990*
- Ducati 1199 Panigale S Tricolore ABS $39,990*
“Naturally we’re very excited to be able to offer our customers the all-new 1199 Panigale at the same price structure as the current 1198. Then when it comes to power, weight and technology, the key benchmarks for any sports bike, the Panigale sets completely new and extreme benchmarks with +25hp, -10kgs and a suite of cutting-edge electronic performance, comfort and safety technology including Ride Modes, Power modes, RbW, ABS, DES, DTC, EBC, DQS and DDA+/GPS.” said Warren Lee – CEO, Ducati Australia. “
The Ducati 1199 Panigale will not only be the ultimate bang for buck, but also features Authentic Italian Performance, Made in Italy design and technology at the very forefront of the industry; the Superbike game has gone to a whole new level, enter Ducati 1199 Panigale. Checkmate.
Australians will first be able to see the 1199 Panigale at the upcoming Sydney Motorcycle and Scooter Show 25-27 November, Darling Harbor. Availability is anticipated to be from April 2012.
Across the Tasman in New Zealand the pricing has also been held at 1198 levels and is as follows:
- 1199 Panigale ABS $33,990*
- 1199 Panigale S ABS $42,990*
- 1199 Panigale S Tricolore ABS $49,990*
Source: Edited Ducati Australia Release
*RRP excludes dealer and statutory charges.