Ride 4 Ducati Panigale V4

Sim Racing involves many types of vehicles. Here Captain Flat spot takes to two wheels with the Ducati Panigale V4 in Ride 4.

I am going to strike right off the bat with this video, it looks stunning , well put together and a great example of fine creative content. Here Captain flat spot takes to the road in RIDE 4 on the Ducati Panigale V4 for a test ride and shakedown of this exceptional motorcycle.

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Desmosedici Stradale 90° V4, counter-rotating crankshaft, 4 Desmodromic timing, 4 valves per cylinder, liquid-cooled
1,103 cc
Bore X stroke
81 x 53.5 mm
Compression ratio
157.5 kW (214 hp)
124.0 Nm (91.5 lb-ft)
Fuel injection
Electronic fuel injection system. Twin injectors per cylinder. Full ride-by-wire elliptical throttle bodies. Variable length intake system
4-2-1-2 system, with 2 catalytic converters and 2 lambda probes
6 speed with Ducati Quick Shift (DQS) up/down EVO 2
Primary drive
Straight cut gears; Ratio 1.80:1
1=38/14 2=36/17 3=33/19 4=32/21 5=30/22 6=30/24
Final drive
Chain; Front sprocket 16; Rear sprocket 41
Hydraulically controlled slipper and self-servo wet multi plate clutch
Aluminium alloy “Front Frame” with optimized stiffnesses
Front suspension
Fully adjustable Showa BPF fork. 43 mm chromed inner tubes
Front wheel
5-spokes light alloy 3.50″ x 17″
Front tyre
Pirelli Diablo Super corsa SP 120/70 ZR17
Rear Suspension
Fully adjustable Sachs unit. Aluminium single-sided swingarm
Rear Wheel
5-spokes light alloy 6.00” x 17”
Rear tyre
Pirelli Diablo Super corsa SP 200/60 ZR17
Wheel travel (front/rear)
120 mm (4.7 in) – 130 mm (5.1 in)
Front brake
2 x 330 mm semi-floating discs, radially mounted Brembo Monobloc Stylema® (M4.30) 4-piston callipers with Bosch Cornering ABS EVO
Rear brake
245 mm disc, 2-piston calliper with Cornering ABS EVO
Last generation digital unit with 5″ TFT colour display
Dry weight
175 kg (386 lb)
Kerb weight
198 kg (436 lb)
Seat height
835 mm (32.9 in)
1.469 mm (57,8 in)
Front wheel trail
100 mm (3,94 in)
Fuel tank capacity
16 l – 4.23 gallon (US)
Number of seats
Dual seats
Safety equipment
Riding Modes, Power Modes, Cornering ABS EVO, Ducati Traction Control (DTC) EVO 2, Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) EVO, Ducati Slide Control (DSC), Engine Brake Control (EBC) EVO, Auto tyre calibration
Standard equipment
Ducati Power Launch (DPL), Ducati Quick Shift (DQS) up/down EVO 2, Full LED lighting with Daytime Running Light (DRL), Sachs steering damper, Quick adjustment buttons, Auto-off indicators
Additional equipment
Passenger seat and footpegs kit
Ready for
Ducati Data Analyser+ (DDA+) with GPS module, Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) and anti-theft
Warranty (months)
24 months unlimited mileage
Maintenance (km/months)
12,000 km (7,500 mi) / 12 months
Valve clearance adjustment (km)
24,000 km (15,000 mi)
Euro 4
6,9 l/100km – CO2 165 g/km