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With 125 years of history and with endurance racing at the heart of Dunlop’s racing, 2014 sees the company planning on expanding its presence in the sector. With 34 wins at Le Mans making Dunlop the most successful tyre manufacturer in history, two Nürburgring 24 Hour victories in the last four years and two successive [...]
• Ten LMP2 Endurance Teams Choose To Race On Dunlop Rubber This weekend marks the opening of the 2014 season for both the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and the European Le Mans Series (ELMS). Ten teams, with a total of twelve cars, have chosen Dunlop tyres in the only prototype class featuring open tyre [...]
The Moto2™ race at the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas brought victory for Maverick Viñales (Pons HP 40) in just his second appearance in the intermediate class, with Esteve Rabat (Marc VDS Racing Team) second and Dominique Aegerter (Technomag carXpert) third.
Dunlop had a mixed weekend at the Italian track hosting the Trentino Grand Prix. Highlights of the weekend included Kiara Fontanesi taking a win in the Women’s WMX Grand Prix, Gautier Paulin winning the first moto and taking both holeshots. WMX Kiara Fontanesi took WMX Grand Prix victory with a third place in the first [...]