Ducati Riding Experience 2013
Ducati Riding Experience 2013

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the launch of the Ducati Riding Experience, or as it is also called, the DRE. From the official page of Ducati You can formalize the inscriptions and know first-hand all the characteristics of the different courses that we detail below.

The courses range from the "pata negra" in which Troy bayliss It will be a luxury monitor to the basics to apply road riding techniques, passing through others for those who enter the circuit for the first time or those who already have experience and want to improve their experience on the motorcycle.

Troy Bayliss Academy

This is the sumun of the possible courses in the Ducati Riding Experience. After two years, the triple world champion Troy bayliss returns with the Troy Bayliss Academy which is more than a course, it is an opportunity to learn extreme piloting techniques first hand. The participants will roll with the Australian on the back of a Ducati 1199 Panigale S equipped with racing components such as Termignoni full exhaust, Ducati aerokit and carbon fiber accessories.

Master Racing Course

Ducati Riding Experience 2013
Ducati Riding Experience 2013

One step below is the Master Racing Course, aimed at people who want to start competing, who frequent the batches and want to go a little further or even who want to have a course tailored to their needs. Also on the Ducati 1199 Panigale SThe groups will be made up of at most three pilots to take advantage and learn to the fullest.

Racing 1 and Racing 2

On Ducati 1199 Panigale These two courses are developed for pilots without or with experience on the circuit. The main difference is that both Troy Bayliss Academy and Master Racing and the Racing 2 will be played in circuits completely different from the one that will be used in the Racing 1, so that inexperienced pilots are not overwhelmed by the differences in driving between the various courses.

Basic and intermediate course

If what you are looking for are courses more oriented to driving on the road, basic and intermediate courses are available. The intermediate is designed to complete the DRE 2013 offering, road-oriented activities such as the popular basic and intermediate courses are also offered. The intermediate course It is specifically designed to improve piloting skills on the open road, with a particular focus on safety. The course includes Monster 1100 EVO, the new Multistrada 1200 with semi-active Ducati Skyhook suspensions and the new generation of the Ducati Hypermotard, all equipped with the new Ducati Safety Pack with ABS and Traction Control.

Ducati Riding Experience 2013
Ducati Riding Experience 2013

Focused on those new to two-wheel riders, the basic course offers a personalized approach to the paddock area with the Monster 796, an “iconic” motorcycle ideal for the most inexperienced participants.

The courses will be attended by highly qualified instructors, mostly well-known ex-pilots. DRE Chief Instructor Darío Marchetti, a successful pilot, coordinates a spectacular cast of instructors, including Troy bayliss (Three times WSBK World Champion), Marco Lucchinelli (500 Champion), Manuel Poggiali (125 and 250cc Champion), Paolo Casoli (Supersport Champion), Andrew Pitt (Twice Supersport Champion) and Niccolò Canepa (pilot Superstock). While Alessandro Valia presents the Master Racing courses, the track team is paired with highly qualified road instructors to deliver a fully professional experience.

The course includes Ducati motorcycle, instructor, food and welcome kit. If you need it, you can rent a complete pilot kit during registration.

The prices of the courses range from € 350 for Basic to € 2,100 for Troy Bayliss Academi. You have all the prices in this link.

Summary of courses and dates of the Ducati Riding Experience 2013

Courses: * Basic (Monster 796) * Intermediate (Monster 1100 ABS, Multistrada 1200, Hypermotard) * Racing 1 (1199 Panigale) * Racing 2 (1199 Panigale) * Master Racing (1199 Panigale S) * Troy Bayliss Academy (1199 Panigale S + racing kit)

DRE 2013 Calendar: * Apr 17-18 - San Martino del Lago Circuit * May 16-17 - Mugello International Circuit * Jun 5-6 - Adria International Circuit * Jun 25-26 - Misano Circuit * Jul 16-17 - Mugello International Circuit * Sep 10-11 - Adria International Circuit