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Multiple race distance tests achieved Three new tyre specifications proven in race conditions Moto 2 pace faster than some MotoGP bikes in twisty sectors Lap times faster than 2013 pace Following the significant change in abrasion at the Phillip Island circuit since the 2013 resurfacing, Dunlop, with two teams and four riders, spent three days [...]
Dunlop had its most successful MX weekend since its return to the FIM World Motocross Championship with two moto wins, the GP win and two riders on the podium at the first round of the 2014 campaign in Qatar on Saturday. Team HRC’s Max Nagl took the lead of race one on the third of [...]
The first round of the 2014 FIM Motocross World Championship takes place this weekend at the Losail track in Qatar. Dunlop MXGP riders are in stronger force than ever with four riders in the Honda and Kawasaki works teams, two riders in the 24MX squad and Kiara Fontanesi flying the Dunlop flag in the Women’s [...]
Since being resurfaced in 2013, Phillip Island’s abrasive circuit surface has warranted bespoke development for tyres for top level Moto classes. For Moto2, Dunlop is taking nine specifications of rear tyre to test at the Australian track with a goal of finding the best two race options for all riders in terms of suitability for [...]
Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team riders Gautier Paulin and Steven Frossard took the top two spots in the Elite Final at the Montevarchi round of the Italian Motocross Championship. The pair made a last minute switch to the event for pre-MXGP season preparations after their planned French event was cancelled due to flooding. In the [...]