- 162 hp* POWER
- 95 lb-ft Torque
- 223 kg (492 lb) Dry weight
Ducati China Panigale Cup has just concluded Race 5 & 6 at Zhuhai International Circuit, the third appointment during its 2019 season.
Rider Karl Ye confirmed his leadership winning both races and accumulating an advantage of 150 points over Ms. Jia Tianshuang (112) , only female rider running the Cup, and Ni Chaoqun (101) ranked third.
The iconic mono-brand Championship is running its successful first edition with full satisfaction from the fourteen participants, whose describe the DCPC as “a life-time experience “. The last and final stop is expected on 19th – 20th of October at Ningbo International Circuit during CEC (China Endurance Championship).
With the current 2019 Cup is still running, it’s already time to kick-off the next season, with registrations now opened to all aspirational racers.
“We are very proud to launch the second season of the Ducati China Panigale Cup. Our signature racing project has been enthusiastically received during this first year by its participants and by the racing sector in China. There is no other bike like Ducati for those who enjoy the sport challenge, the passion and the adrenaline of a competition on the track. Starting from the professional Moto GP Championship down to local racing experience like the Ducati China Panigale Cup, the excitement of the grid is the same for every rider waiting to open full-gas and start.” says Fabrizio Cazzoli, Ducati China General Manager.
The one-make-series DCPC, always patronized by Ducati China and organized by Ranking racing Motorsport development Co., Ltd, introduces several news for its second edition.
Twenty-two racing passionates are expected to join the 2020 racing season on fully racing equipped 959 Panigale. The riders can participate individually or with Teams, allowed to join for the first time.
The novice racers can enjoy a premium hospitality during the race and a customized livery on their bikes and Ducati equipment. They will also participate to the initial DRE Racing warm-up session (to obtain official Chinese motorcycle racing license), followed by a total of 4 races (8 rounds) and a post-season session to debrief their experience.
Riders are supported by a first-class technical team, including pre and post briefing sessions by Ducati instructors.
The winning spirit of DCPC is to keep a fair and safe riding environment, where the adrenaline of a real race is combined with a professional and supporting platform to improve each participant’s riding skill on the track.
Ducati customers have the possibility to join different participations’ packages based on their preferences.