Tag Archive: Pascal Couasnon

Dec 14

FIM Moto-e World Cup to race with Michelin

French tyre manufacturer to supply innovative electric motorcycle series, which begins in 2019

FIM Moto-e World Cup to race with MichelinDorna is thrilled to announce Michelin as the official tyre supplier for the upcoming FIM Moto-e World Cup, which begins in 2019. The supplier for the premier class of Grand Prix racing, MotoGP™, Michelin are the perfect collaborator for the new Moto-e World Cup as high-octane racing meets zero emissions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 01

Michelin renews partnership with Formula E as Official Tyre Supplier

Michelin to continue support of electric street racing series supplying all-weather tyres as part of multi-year deal

Michelin has renewed its partnership as Official Tyre Supplier of the FIA Formula E Championship, continuing to provide innovative high-performance all-weather tyres as part of a multi-year agreement until the end of 2021. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 18

Michelin – Le Mans – Endurance, the story continues!

Sporting competition, human adventure, team work, consistency, longevity

Michelin - Le Mans - Endurance, the story continues!It’s a long story and a mutual fruitful collaboration that is continuing today with the signature of a new partnership contract for at least three seasons (2018-2019, 2019-2020, 2020-2021) between the Automobile Club de l’Ouest, the Le Mans 24 Hours, the FIA WEC (FIA World Endurance Championship) and Michelin. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 21

Michelin confirmed as MotoGP tyre supplier until 2023

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Michelin confirmed as MotoGP tyre supplier until 2023Contract extension confirms the French firm will continue as official, sole tyre supplier of the premier class from 2019-2023. Dorna Sports is delighted to announce a contract extension with Michelin that will see the French marque continue as the sole, official tyre supplier to MotoGP™ until at least 2023.

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Mar 08

WRC: Thrilling city spectacle kicks off Rally Mexico

Massive crowds will generate a sizzling atmosphere

WRC Thrilling city spectacle kicks off Rally Mexico Bustling Mexico City will stop in its tracks on Thursday (9 March) when the FIA World Rally Championship transforms the famous Zócalo square into a colourful motorsport fiesta.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 18

Automobile Club de l’Ouest launches a new endurance GT3 series in Estoril

The Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup will be launched next season
Automobile Club de l’Ouest launches a new endurance GT3 series in Estoril Pierre Fillon, President of the ACO, and Gérard Neveu, ELMS CEO, with Pascal Couasnon, Michelin Motorsport Manager, today announced the creation of a new series in 2016.

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Oct 02

Michelin extends Formula E tyre supply

French manufacturer to supply tyres through to the end of 2018/19

French manufacturer to supply tyres through to the end of 2018/19Michelin has been named as the exclusive tyre supplier for the Formula E series until the end of the 2018/19 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 19

Michelin not ruling out F1 return

Michelin is not ruling out a return to formula one

Michelin The French marque left the sport at the end of 2006, amid acrimony with the governing FIA and disappointed with the move to a single-tyre formula. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 27

Michelin also open to 2014 tyre war

Michelin is not ruling out taking on Pirelli in a formula one tyre war next year.

MichelinWith the sport’s existing sole supplier Pirelli having already inked 2014 contracts with Bernie Ecclestone and the bulk of the teams, the fact Michelin has now entered the race is fascinating. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 26

Michelin ‘ready’ for 2014 F1 tyre talks

Michelin has confirmed it is poised to return to formula one.

MichelinThe sport’s existing tyre supplier, Pirelli, has said a 2014 tender at this late stage would be “farcical”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 25

Michelin not ruling out F1 return

“We would be willing to sit down and make some suggestions”

MichelinMichelin has not denied rumours it might be shaping up to succeed F1’s increasingly frustrated and out-of-favour official tyre supplier Pirelli. Read the rest of this entry »

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