MONTEREY, CA – August 11, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Today, in the spirit of “coming together,” we are celebrating the storied past Audi and Ducati have with Pikes Peak. These two brands set a new standard for performance storming up this iconic mountain. Whether you’re on two wheels or four, we can come together to accomplish big things. We wanted to give our fans an opportunity to experience both these brands and encourage them to support the people who keep our roads safe and make their favorite drives possible. Fans will have the opportunity to enter to win the ultimate driving experience, the chance to drive both the Ducati Multistrada and Audi RS 5, by sharing the contest link (http://audi.us/contest) and the hashtag #cometogether.
See what happens when the Ducati Multistrada 1200 S and Audi RS 5 come together to attack the course:
Founded in 1926, Ducati has been producing sport-inspired motorcycles since 1946. Their motorcycles are characterised by “Desmodromic” performance engines, innovative design and avant-garde technology. Covering several market segments, Ducati’s range of motorcycles are divided into model families which include: Diavel, Hypermotard, Monster, Multistrada, Streetfighter and Superbike.
These authentic icons of “made in Italy” are sold in over 80 countries around the world, with concentration on the European, North-American and Asia Pacific markets. Ducati competes in both the World Superbike Championship and, with an official team, the World MotoGP Championship. In Superbike Ducati has won 17 Manufacturers’ titles and 14 Riders’ titles and in 2011 passed the historic milestone of 300 race victories. Ducati have participated in MotoGP since 2003, and took both the Manufacturers’ and Riders’ titles in 2007.