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The third round of the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) is the next date on the calendar for Dunlop’s teams, several of whom have recovered from the gruelling Le Mans 24 Hours in mid-June. The Austrian circuit holds the four-hour race on 12th July with 13 GT cars and eight of the LMP2 cars hoping [...]
Franco Morbidelli Tops Dunlop #ForeverForward League Sachsenring The circuit hosting the German Grand Prix in the FIM Moto2 and Moto3 World Championships is the second toughest on the calendar for tyres. In addition to an abrasive surface, the track has a very uneven ten left hand corners compared to just three right-handed and heat generation [...]
Dunlop MXGP Riders Move To Kegums – Scene Of MXoN Success Valentin Guillod (Yamaha) took his fourth MX2 podium finish of the season in Sweden after finishing second in the points at the Uddevalla track in the FIM World Motocross Championship. Brian Bogers (KTM) also had a strong weekend on Dunlop finishing fifth overall. Shaun [...]
First win for Dunlop’s new generation GT3 tyre Result of intensive multinational test and development programme Walkenhorst Motorsport are celebrating their first ever win for their BMW Z4 GT3 car after an intense battle for the lead at the fourth round of the VLN Endurance Championship at the infamous Nürburgring Nordschleife this weekend. The result [...]
Following wins and podium finishes in Germany, Dunlop riders head to the Swedish track of Uddevalla, north of Gothenburg for the next point-scoring opportunity in the FIM World Motocross Championship for MXGP and MX2 on 5th July. The Uddevalla track is difficult with Dunlop’s technical expert and advisor to the teams, Eddy Seel, on [...]