- Shell Ducati Riders’ Day to be held at Budhh International Circuit, Noida
- Will comprise of Road Academy and Open Track Day
- Ducati’s official MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso will be present at the event
Ducati India, in association with Shell Advance Lubricants, has announced the first edition of ‘Shell Ducati Riders’ Day’ for India. The event has been scheduled to take place at the Buddh International Circuit in Noida on 29 September 2019.
The event has been split into two parts. Firstly, the participants will be trained by Ducati DRE certified trainers for the Ducati Road Academy. This will focus on improving the riding skills of the participants while mentoring them about safe riding techniques. The next session will be the Ducati Open Track Day which will give the contestants an opportunity to ride on the BIC race track. What’s more, one of the perks of participating in the Shell Ducati Riders’ Day is that the contestants will get a chance to meet Andrea Dovizioso; the brand’s official MotoGP rider who will be coming to India for the first time.
While the Road Academy is open for the owners of all Ducati models, the Open Track Day excludes the Scrambler range. While the former will be limited to 25 entries, the latter is open for 40 participants. As for the entry fee, the charges for track day is Rs 11,000 which will include five sessions of 15 to 20 minutes each. Meanwhile, the charges for Road Academy is Rs 7000.