Go Back   Ducati Forum > Ducati Panigale Forum > Ducati 1199

Ducati 1199 Ducati 1199 Forum - Ducati 1199 Panigale Superbike Motorcycle Forum


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old May 23rd 2012, 10:26 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Joined: May 2012
From: los angeles

Posts: 28
Thanks: 3

I Ride: ducati 1199s and honda cbr 1000rr
Ducati 1199 Panigale Svs KTM RC8 R

I don't understand what they're saying but I understand the bikes and I thought I would share...

Test-Teaser: Ducati 1199 Panigale S gegen KTM RC8 R - YouTube
pb0781 is offline  
 
Old May 25th 2012, 12:26 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
desmodromic system's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2012
From: Manila Philippines

Posts: 282
Thanks: 45

I Ride: 1199 Panigale R, BMW SKRR
if the 1198 trumps the KTM rc8 R why compare it with the new Panigale? the ktm is an awesome bike but it runs out of steam easily and this is compared to an 1198 vtwin.
desmodromic system is offline  
Old May 27th 2012, 08:49 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Joined: Apr 2012
From: 8675209

Posts: 112
Thanks: 3

RC8R has won and lost reviews against the 1198 and is the current version tweaked by KTM so it makes sense to test them head to head. Esp. since 99% stay on the street and even on the track 99% of owners cannot use them to full capacity.

Went by a dealer who sells both and obviously the Ducati is the leading tech bike but the KTM should not be ignored, it is a great bike.
sqd8r is offline  
Reply

  Ducati Forum > Ducati Panigale Forum > Ducati 1199

Tags
1199, ducati, ktm, panigale, rc8, svs



Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Discussions
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ducati 1199 R Panigale duc Ducati 1199 14 Oct 4th 2012 08:54 AM
ducati 1199 panigale S 176 Hp at the rear? Quinten Ducati 1199 12 Apr 4th 2012 06:24 PM
Ducati 1199 Panigale first ride MCN Milanno Ride Reports 0 Feb 24th 2012 03:38 PM
1199 Video: Ducati explains the Ducati 1199 Panigale duc Ducati 1199 0 Nov 24th 2011 10:54 AM
2012 Ducati 1199 Panigale First Look duc Ducati 1199 0 Nov 17th 2011 11:57 AM


Facebook Twitter Google+ RSS Feed