Back for its thirteenth consecutive year, Ducati Island continues its tradition of being the premier race destination at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
A highlight of the Ducati experience at the legendary California circuit, Ducati Island is open to all motorcycle enthusiasts. On the Island, Ducatisti and race fans will experience special exhibits, partner vendors, autograph sessions, the legendary Ducati Fashion Show, a Wyotech bike build and much more. Ducati owners who display their current Ducati registration or proof of insurance and photo ID will receive extra benefits such as Ducati parking, gear check and hospitality.
ATTRACTIONS AND EVENTS INCLUDE:
Ducati Island Showdown:
The Ducati Island Showdown is an exciting contest for Ducati owners who attend the weekend’s races. In order to participate, Ducatisti simply need to ride their pride and joy (Ducati only) and park on Ducati Island or in the Ducati owners overflow parking area. If an entrant returns to their bike on Friday or Saturday to find a selection tag; they will be eligible for Sunday’s Island Showdown.
New for 2009 will be the Ducati Museum, a 20 x 60 foot area transformed into the history of Ducati. On display will be a selection of significant street and race machines both past and present.
Make A Wish Silent Auction:
A silent auction will be held on Ducati Island to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation. Auction items will include:
– Burton Snowboard Signed by Nicky Hayden
– Nicky Hayden replica Arai helmet
– LoJack Security System for Motorcycles
– An original “69” Nicky Hayden painting by Roland Sands
– Authentic L&M Ducati vintage WSBK fleece signed by Ben Bostrom
– A variety of exciting books from David Bull Publishing
– Various apparel and printed items signed by Nicky Hayden
Ducati Monster Experience
New for 2009, the Ducati Monster experience is a display of everything Monster, from custom bikes to the new Monster Color Therapy project.
Ducati riders past and present will get together on Friday for the Island autograph session; including Nicky Hayden and Casey Stoner.
Ducati Apparel and Accessories Store
The latest in Ducati fashion will be available for purchase on Ducati Island- including the new team replica gear.
Ducati Vendor Row
A variety of Ducati’s friends and partners will be on hand displaying exceptional Ducati related goods, including Foremost Insurance, Ohlins, Capcom Entertainment and more.
Ducati Island Food and Beverages
A selection of Italian menu items will be available at the Ducati café.
See the entire 2009 Ducati model lineup, including the new Streetfighter and Monster 1100.
Ducati Island DJ and Family Entertainment
Jukebox Heros will be on hand pumping out good music by the new Ducati Bocce Ball court, where visitors are encouraged to stop and play a game!
FOR DUCATI OWNERS ONLY:
– Ducati-Only Motorcycle Parking
– Gear Check
– Ducati Owner Hospitality Tent
We look forward to seeing you there! For more information please visit www.ducatiusa.com