Ducati at MCN Festival - May 19-20
Ducati turns the MCN festival red with over 50 demonstrator bikes
- Ducati to attend MCN festival of Motorcycling with three fleets of demonstrators
- Over 50 demonstrator Ducati motorcycles will be transported to Peterborough for the MCN festival.
- Multistrada and XDiavel experiences available to visitors
- Off road tuition from the instructors of the DRE Enduro Academy led by ex- Dakar ride Beppe Gualini
- My First Ducati Experience – electric Ducati motorcycles for children (up to 30kg) to ride
Ducati UK will attend the MCN festival of biking on the 19- 20 May with up to 65 display and demonstrator motorcycles. The selection of bikes will consist of three separate fleets, one from the Ducati UK roadshow and two from Italy that will include the Multistrada experience and the XDiavel experience. For those visitors bringing their children, for the first time within the Ducati area will be Peg Perego, Italy’s most stylish toy and nursery brand, bringing its range of premium 6v and 12v battery operated ride-on Ducati motorbikes and scramblers to the MCN Festival with an exclusive new attraction: My First Ducati Experience.
In partnership with Ducati and positioned within the Ducati Area in the Manufacturer Zone, adventurers as young as 2 will be able to experience the independence of their first ride aboard a 6v Desmosedici or Scrambler Ducati. For slightly older children, the 12v Ducati Hypercross and GP models are certain to entertain and thrill. The Ducati GP is bolder than ever, a quality reproduction of the original Moto GP Championship Ducati. Designed for age 3+ little adventures can take a spin round the specially designed track, just like mum and dad.
For the adults there will be the Multistrada experience consisting of a mixture of road and off road bikes. The fleet is made up of Multistrada Enduro Pro specifically prepared for off-road use and Multistrada 1260 and 950 bikes prepared for on road use and will be accompanied by Instructors from the DRE Enduro School in Italy led by the former Dakar rider Beppe Gualini. https://dre.ducati.it/enduro/en/
The off road part of the Multistrada experience brings a set of “portable facilities” to enable them to replicate a section of DRE Enduro environment. Riders will be given an experience lasting 60 minutes to experience what the bike can do off road and then a road demo exploring the local countryside and using the bike to its natural environment.
The XDiavel experience will again include an event truck containing twenty XDiavel S, giving visitors a chance to try this bike on the open road.
Finally, the Ducati UK roadshow will also be attending with a display featuring some of the latest 2018 model range and a selection of both Ducati and Scrambler demonstrators.
To book rides on either the XDiavel experience, Multistrada Experience or the Ducati roadshow bookings are taken on the da so it will be on a ‘first come, first serve basis visit the Ducati area in Manufacturer zone for Roadshow or XDiavel Experience. The Multistrada experience is in a separate area near the entrance where bookings for the mixed off road and on road demos can be taken. Take your riding gear and licence to book your chosen demo ride and enjoy all that Ducati can offer.