Ducati's Newest MotoGP Rider Gets Welcome at So Cal Dealership

Dealernews Top 100 dealer Southern California Motorcycles will host a welcoming bash for the Ducati Marlboro Team’s newest MotoGP rider, Nicky Hayden. On Jan. 23, Ducati North America will fete the Kentucky Kid at Tom Hicks’ new redesigned Brea, Calif., dealership.

The event is expected to attract Ducatisti and motorcycle racing enthusiasts together for a chance to welcome Ducati’s first-ever American rider to the MotoGP team. The event will be held at Southern California Ducati’s newly redesigned dealership and include a silent charity auction benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. where guests will have a chance to take part in a Q&A with Hayden and bid on items during the silent auction. Some of the highlighted auction items include:

  • Roland Sands custom art piece
  • Ducati helmet from Troy Lee
  • Oakley Sunglasses
  • Limited edition Nicky Hayden Tissot watch
  • Casey Stoner signed helmet
  • Nicky Hayden signed Lavazza Espresso Machine

  • Additionally, a high-energy fashion show will begin at 9:00 pm to showcase Ducati’s Italian flare for style.

    Hicks’ dealership is at 515 West Lambert Road, Brea Calif., 92821, 714-256-6700.