Ducati India Rider and Formal DRE Teacher, Dilip Lalwani set a new document for the speediest lap all over the Buddh Worldwide Circuit on a manufacturing bike. The motorcycle in query was the 2022 Ducati Panigale V4, and Lalwani achieved this feat which doing a very hot lap throughout the ISBK Track Times function, which was held on November 26-27, 2022. Lalwani clocked the quickest lap of 1:55:963, beating the time established by Ducati’s formal take a look at rider Alessandro Valia who did the very same in 1:56:316, throughout the DRE Keep track of Times, in 2018.

Speaking about his achievement, Dilip Lalwani, Ducati India Rider and Formal DRE Teacher reported, “I am thankful to the experts, and the designers at Ducati for generating the epitome of superbikes, the Panigale V4, and the group at Ducati India for continuously supporting me to give my optimum on the racetrack. The all-new Panigale V4 2022 is a aspiration to experience, and the overall performance of this bike is unmatched, to say the the very least. I am self-confident that I will boost my timing more than the subsequent number of months as I invest more time with my Panigale V4 and will goal for higher accolades in the long run!”

The heart of the 2022 Ducati Panigale V4 is the MotoGP-derived 1,103 cc Desmosedici Stradale, 90-diploma V4 motor that arrives with a new silencer and new oil pump. The motor is tuned to churn out 212.5 bhp at 13,000 rpm and 123.6 Nm of peak torque at 9,500 rpm, whilst mated to a new 6-pace gearbox. Ducati says the new gearbox presents for a lengthening of the ratios for the to start with, second and sixth gears. This variety of gear ratio is Panigale V4 R-derived – ridden in SBK Entire world Championship – which benefits in ratios extra suitable for on-observe use and racing activities.

The motorcycle ridden by Dilip Lalwani was fitted with the entire system Akrapovič Exhaust and Ohlins suspension from the Ducati general performance catalogue.

Commenting on this accomplishment, Bipul Chandra, Running Director, Ducati India claimed, “The Ducati Panigale V4 has presently proved its mettle winning the 2022 WSBK title and I am satisfied to see that it really is environment up new documents in India as properly. Dilip lately received his all-new Panigale V4 2022 and at any time because he took it for a warm lap at BIC, he was confident of the new bike’s capacity, and I am ecstatic to see that he has finally achieved his objective of environment the speediest lap on a creation OEM bicycle. This will additional reinforce the place of Panigale V4 as the most effective superbike readily available in the industry correct now.”

The motorcycle ridden by Dilip Lalwani was fitted with the full program Akrapovič Exhaust and Ohlins suspension from the Ducati performance catalogue. Even so, the motor and other factors ended up absolutely stocked. Ideal now, the Panigale V4 is priced at Rs. 26.49 lakh, though the Panigale V4 S is priced at Rs. 31.99 Lacs (Both prices ex-showroom India).