Pro Italia, one of the foremost sport bike destination dealers in the country and located in Glendale California, announced today that it is partnering with Ducati to celebrate its 22nd year with a series of special events as a way of thanking its thousands of customers. Bill Nation, Dealer/Principal of Pro Italia, noted "In October Pro Italia is celebrating its 22nd year as a dealer and its 22nd year with Ducati. We wanted to take the entire month of October to thank our thousands of loyal local and internet customers without whom Pro Italia would never have been around for 22 years and certainly without whom it would never have enjoyed its current success." Bill continued "we’ve worked to fill October with exciting events, parties and rides. We hope that everyone stops buy the shop to wish us a happy birthday and so that I can personally thank them. In addition, during October and November we’ll be conducting a raffle of a collector quality 1988 Ducati 750 Paso to benefit the Hidden Springs Café that burned down during the recent Angeles Crest (Station) fire. Going forward we’ll be organizing regular events to do our part to ensure that Highway 2 in Angeles Crest is once again one of the very best riding roads in the country."Some of the exciting events in October will include:
October 1st – 31st – The first 22 new Ducati buyers in October will be given a custom Pro Italia Anniversary jacket, a bottle of Pro Italia wine, and will be invited to attend a dinner with Larry Pegram and Ducati executives. Forza Ducati sales promotions will continue through the month of October.October 4th – MotoGP and WSBK viewing and BBQ.October 11th – Pro Italia at the Rock Store.October 18th – MotoGP Viewing, BBQ and Tech Talk.October 22nd – Birthday party in the evening with hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and entertainment.October 24th – AMA Flat Track race at Pomona Fairgrounds.October 25th – Italian sport bikes meet at Pro Italia for an early breakfast and a ride to the Pomona Fairgrounds for the Love Ride 26 concert. Special VIP parking, meetings with executives and discounts . . . all for a good cause.Mark your calendars and check the Pro Italia website, the Pro Italia Facebook page (become a fan through our website), stop by the shop, or contact Pro Italia at 818.249.5707 for further information.