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Here's What Happens When A BMW M760Li Drag Races A Ducati Panigale V4

Ducati's latest superbike takes on BMW's 'super limo' in this intriguing drag race from Car Wow

Remind me later

Drag racing a BMW M760Li looks like tremendous fun. Yes, it weighs about 2200kg, but it also produces 592bhp from a 6.6-litre twin-turbo V12, making this luxo-fatty much faster than you’d expect.

We’re talking 0-62mph in just 3.9 seconds, and the ability to make the current M3 seem a little sluggish. But what happens when this super-barge has a pop at a superbike?

BMW - Here's What Happens When A BMW M760Li Drag Races A Ducati Panigale V4 - Bikes

In the case of this drag race from Car Wow - featuring an M760Li and a Ducati Panigale V4 - the BMW has the edge at the start thanks to the wonders of all-wheel drive traction, but it doesn’t take long for the bike to take the lead and pull away.

In other words, a fairly predictable result. Ducati’s latest Panigale may have about one third of the power of the uber 7-series, but the latter vehicle is 11 times as heavy…