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Welcome to the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED, a thrilling journey where KTM customers and enthusiasts come together to unleash their full potential on the racetrack. Picture this: guided training sessions led by professionals and KTM ambassadors, tailored to every skill level, all in pursuit of an unparalleled brand experience. Along with a range of other activities such as Two Seater Rides on one of the MotoGP bikes or the attandance of some special guests - the KTM Academy of Speed will leave you craving for more. 

 

Salzburgring 20.06. - 21.06.2024

Red Bull Ring 17.07. - 18.07.2024

Slovakiaring 04.09. - 05.09.2024

 

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Gear up for the training by bringing your KTM motorcycle! Our on-site mechanics are here to assist you in unlocking the full potential of your bike. Dive into the exhilarating journey of discovering its incredible capabilities, and immerse yourself in the thrilling experience of witnessing firsthand what your machine is truly capable of achieving.

ATTENTION: The event is reserved for KTM customers i.e. only KTM street bikes are allowed to take part. However, we will have some rental bikes available to be booked within the registration process!!

Choose between three different experience groups:

The "Rookie Experience" caters to individuals with a racing spirit who find themselves in awe of the racetrack. Get your first experience on the racetrack and gain basic skills and techniques through the Academy of Speed training to master your first lap on the racetrack with confidence.

Or embark on the "Ambitious Amateur Experience" designed for individuals eager to elevate their racing prowess. Having already embraced the thrill of speed, this option offers a gateway to professional insights, equipping you with valuable tips and tricks to enhance both technique and speed on the race track.

And the ultimate "Pro Rider experience", was designed for those seeking to immerse themselves in the true essence of racing. Tailored for individuals looking for a unique opportunity that offers a fine-tuning experience from diverse perspectives. Elevate your expertise while immersing yourself in a MotoGP™ inspired environment, fostering personal development within a highly professional setting on the track.

To create the perfect environment, our highly qualified team is at the disposal of all drivers. Every participant has access to professional mechanic services, WP service, and tire service powered by Michelin to extract the utmost from their performance. Seize this support to elevate your performance to new heights and celebrate unforgettable achievements!

The KTM Academy of Speed isn`t just about riding, but about the path to mastery. Join us for a one-of-a-kind event where the passion for speed and racing meets unforgettable memories. We can't wait to see you there!

FAQ

Who can attend the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED?

Everyone is welcome to attend the KTM Academy of Speed. The only requirements are that you need to bring your own KTM street bike (no other brands are allowed), being at least 18 years old and the possession of a valid driving license.

 

Are there any special requirements concerning the bike?

Please note that there are certain noise limits that must be adhered to. At the Salzburgring we have a noise limit of 102 decibels, at the Red Bull Ring there is a limit of 110 decibels and at the Slovakia Ring we also have a limit of 110 decibels. So please make sure your motorcycle complies with noise restrictions when participating in the KTM Academy of Speed. Furthermore for participants with an KTM RC 8C it is mandatory to have an Akrapovic silencer installed (when buying it online, please note that you also need the exhaust bracket).

 

When is the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED taking place?

In 2024, we will have three different dates to ensure  there is something for everyone:

  • Salzburgring, June 20, 2024 - June 21, 2024
  • Red Bull Ring, July 17, 2024 - July 18, 2024
  • Slovakiaring, September 4, 2024 - September 5, 2024

 

Can I camp near the track during the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED?

Yes, you can bring your mobile home or trailer to the track and will be allowed to stay on the track during the days of the event. This will be completely free for you. On-site, we will have toilet facilities available, as well as electricity connections. Note, that you can only arrive at the venue earliest around 6pm the day before the event and we will all have to leave in the evening at the final day of the event. Thank you!

 

What are the requirements when I choose to take part at the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED?

Requirements for the taking part in any of the riding experiences: 

  • The participants of the Rookie and ambitious Amateur groups need to have proper street riding gear, including a helmet, boots, gloves, and appropriate clothing according to current safety standards
  • The Pro Rider group needs a proper racing suit, including a helmet, boots and gloves according to current safety standards
  • being over 18 years old
  • rider needs to be practiced in operating a motorcycle with manual transmission
  • having your own medical insurance

Please also make sure to realistically assess your skills yourself and register for the group that is right for you!

 

Where and when can I check-in and collect all essential information? 

Please Check-in and collect your riding passes for the riding activites at our registration stands during following opening hours: 

  • Day 1, 07:00 - 08:00 AM
  • Day 2, 07:00 - 08:00 AM

 

I have registered and completed all the necessary information, but I have not received any email. What should I do next?

Please remember to check your spam folder as well. Otherwise please contact eva.rabeder@ktm.com

 

Will there be food and drink options available at the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED?

Yes, we have you covered! Besides of the included Lunch there will also be a Coffee place for all KTM Academy of Speed participants where we will provide you with Coffee, Beverages and Snacks, ensuring that you stay energized throughout the event.

 

Is parking available at the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED?

There will be plenty of parking spots available for attendees. You can park your vehicles conveniently and enjoy the event without any parking concerns.

 

Will there be a Gas station at the Racetracks?

Yes, all three Tracks offer a Gas station where suitable fuel will be available.

 

Is there the option to get new tires on site?

Yes, our Partner Michelin will be on site to support you with tires and service.

 

Are there any possibilities to get something to eat for non-participants?

Yes, all three Tracks have a restaurant on site where all accompanying persons can have lunch and refreshments. 

 

Where do I find the Terms and Conditions of the registration for the KTM Academy of Speed?

You can find the Terms and Conditions here or you can of course mail us whenever you have further questions. 

 

If you have any other questions or need further information, please don't hesitate to reach out to us: eva.rabeder@ktm.com. We look forward to making your experience at the KTM ACADEMY OF SPEED unforgettable!

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