Indianapolis GP: Ducati Island comes to Indy

DUCATI ISLAND INVADES THE RED BULL INDIANAPOLIS GRAND PRIX Ducati Island moves to a new venue for the innagural Indianapolis Grand Prix. Cupertino, CA -- Ducati North America is proud to announce the arrival of its popular "Ducati Island" at ...

DUCATI ISLAND INVADES THE RED BULL INDIANAPOLIS GRAND PRIX
Ducati Island moves to a new venue for the innagural Indianapolis Grand Prix.

Cupertino, CA -- Ducati North America is proud to announce the arrival of its popular "Ducati Island" at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

This year marks the first time the unique Ducati experience visits the legendary circuit. Located between turns 10 and 11 of the track, 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, 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 SuperbikeConcorso

The second round of the Ducati Superbike Concorso kicks off Friday morning at 10:00. The Concorso Superbikes will be on display throughout the entire weekend, with the winners being announced during Sunday's lunch break. For more information about the Superbike Concorso; please visit http://www.ducatisuperbikeconcorso.com .

Ducati Showroom

Come see some of the latest Ducati motorcycles including the Desmosedici RR, 1098 Superbike, 848 Superbike, Monster 696, Hypermotard 1100 S and more. In addition to the 2008 model line there will be some very special bikes in the Ducati performance display: an accessorized Desmosedici RR; the infamous Martini 1098 S; and a Monster 696 featuring custom "sharpie" graphics by Roland Sands Design.

Ducati Apparel and Accessories Store

Southern California Ducati will be Ducati's apparel and accessories vendor on Ducati Island, offering the latest Ducati Performance clothing and accessories.

Autograph Signing

Many famous Ducati riders will be signing autographs throughout the weekend, including Cook Neilson, and Larry Pegram.

Casey Stoner, Marco Melandri, Tony Elias and Sylvain Guintoli will also be on hand to sign autographs. Times will be announced on the Island.

Ducati Vendor Row

Select vendors will be displaying products oriented towards the Ducati enthusiast; including Cafe-Razzi, Foremost Insurance Group, and Dental Art.

"Project Mugello" Grandstand Seating

Race fans can watch the races from Ducati Island, with a prime view of Turn 2.

Ducati Island Food and Beverages

There will be Italian themed food from the Ducati Cafe.

Ducati Island DJ

The Ducati Island DJ will be providing non-stop entertainment, music and information.

FOR DUCATI OWNERS ONLY:

Ducati-Only Motorcycle Parking

Free Ducati parking will be available to Ducati Owners, with the appropriate pass.

Gear Check

Ducati Owners who show current Ducati registration or proof of insurance with a photo ID may check their riding gear on Ducati Island.

Ducati Owner Hospitality Tent

Ducati owners can show their current registration or proof of insurance and photo ID for Ducati Hospitality and cold bottled water. The Island also offers shaded tables and chairs for a quick rest or a place to watch the races on the TV with fellow Ducatisti.

We look forward to seeing you there!

-credit: ducati.com

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Series MotoGP
Drivers Larry Pegram , Marco Melandri , Sylvain Guintoli , Casey Stoner , Roland Sands