2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale R Review - Video
Ducati's new R-spec Panigale will surely be fighting for a spot in the garages of well-heeled sportbike enthusiasts, as it's the latest in a long line of homologation specials the Italian company has used as the base for its World Superbike entries. The Panigale R takes all the best parts of the sensational 1199 S and adds titanium connecting rods, a lightened flywheel and an adjustable swingarm pivot to create the most capable Ducati sportbike ever seen.
We took this piece of Italian exotica for a spin around the fantastic new Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.
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