Most riders took advantage of the second day of the test to work on their bike’s setup with the latest Michelin tyres
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A welcome addition to the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2016 has been the Baxi DC Racing squad
The Signatech Alpine-run A460, which is derived from the ORECA 05 package, showed exceptional pace in the Prologue in March and the team showed some bright flashes of potential at both Silverstone and Spa.
Michelin Motorsport spent the winter break assisting its long-term partners
The opening round of this season’s FIA World Endurance Championship, as well as the Prologue test, was not only vital for the teams and drivers but also important for Michelin, providers to the three manufacturer teams that will battle for the world titles in the LMP1 category.
Michelin will take the short journey across home soil as it heads to the fifth round of the 2016 MotoGP™ World Championship
After four very different races this year, Michelin has used all the data gathered from those events, plus the recent one-day test at Jerez, to make a range of tyres which are ideally suited to the unique demands of Le Mans.
Global Technology Leader To Sponsor WeatherTech Championship Race
Michelin North America and VIRginia International Raceway today announced that Michelin will become the title sponsor for the Michelin GT Challenge at VIR, the track’s largest race of the year. The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race takes place as the culmination of a premier racing weekend at VIR, Aug. 26 to 28.
The Michelin Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix will take place on the 23rd of October and is always a fan favourite
The first point of interest for Michelin is the fact V de V offer such a wide variety of categories
V de V Sports is proud to announce the renewal of its partnership with Michelin for three years. In light of this fabulous news, we met up with Philippe Mussati, Motorsport Customer Director for Michelin Motorsport.
“If we get sticky tyres, we will have happy drivers, and happy drivers means authentic and honest performance…”
Formula 1 drivers have prepared a proposal that it hopes will prompt Pirelli could produce tyres capable of being driven ‘to the maximum’ rather than follow the high degradation blueprint favoured by FOM.
Marc Marquez sets a fast time at Jerez but admits he is still some way off an ideal setting with new tyres, electronics and engine.
Marc Marquez finished the two-day test on top of the timesheets as the 2016 MotoGP™ season got underway in Valencia
Having spent most of Tuesday at the Comunitat Valenciana – Ricardo Tormo adjusting to the new Michelin tyres and specification changes to next year’s bikes, Wednesday saw a number of riders get a chance to work on their 2016 bikes and setups and focus on gathering data for next year. Every single MotoGP™ rider improved their times from Tuesday as they continued to adapt to the new machinery, with Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez setting the quickest time over the two days, a 1’31.060.
Virgin Racing drivers Sam Bird and Jaime Alguersuari prepare for first ever electric-race in the Russian capital
Virgin Racing drivers Sam Bird and Jaime Alguersuari have arrived in Moscow for the ninth race of the FIA Formula E series confident of putting the British team into a strong position ahead of the season finale in Battersea Park on June 27th and 28th.