2018 Ducati Panigale V4 First Ride Review: 10 Things You Need To Know

The Panigale V4 has sharp turn-in responses yet feels planted at deep lean angles. Agility on the S version we tested is aided by new forged aluminum wheels that are lighter than the old 1299’s forged hoops. The regular Panigale uses cast wheels. The standard-equipment Pirelli Supercorsa SPs supply plenty of stick; check out the short distance from the clutch lever to the track seen here.