Ducati launches its first DRE (Ducati Riding Experience) in India
Praveen M, Engineer-turned-motorcycle journalist. I'm a sucker for cruising down the highways, and twisties in the hills.
Ducati India has announced its first Ducati Riding Experience (DRE) in the country, titled 'Ducati Dream Tour- Hidden Himachal'. The tour will be from 26th April to 30th April 2018 in Himachal Pradesh.
Adventure travel company Helmet Stories organises the tour. The 4-day guided excursion is open to Ducatisti’s with Scrambler (except Cafe Racer), Multistrada, Hypermotard and Hyperstrada. The group will follow the Chandigarh-Narkhanda-Jibhi-Bir Billing-Chandigarh route that will riders savour the best of the Himachal trails and tarmac. The total costing of the tour will be INR 39,000 per rider (inclusive of all taxes); and will include accommodations, dinner, support vehicles, spares and route guidance, ride videography and event memorabilia. However, the package will exclude motorcycles, fuel, lunch, cost of a paragliding event at Billing and any other incidentals.
Ducati India recently celebrated three years of its operations in the country. The brand confirmed that it will be launching four new products this year. The Italian bike maker also reopened the bookings for the Panigale V4 owing to healthy demand. The brand sells motorcycles ranging from Scramblers, power cruisers, sport motorcycles to adventure tourers.