Goodyear EMEA - Archive (Motorsport,LATEST NEWS)

2019
May
22,
2019
With the start of the 2019 season Goodyear is confirming its long-term commitment in truck racing. Goodyear is honoured to extend its partnership with the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) as exclusive tyre provider to the FIA European ...
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May
19,
2019
It was a dominant weekend for the Dunlop Bike IT DRT Kawasaki team, as New Zealander Courtney Duncan won both FIM Women’s World Motocross Championship (WMX) races at Agueda, Portugal. A strong 29 bike grid was no match for Courtney Duncan, the 23-...
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May
12,
2019
  0.8 second lap time improvement versus 2018 Dempsey-Proton Porsche take LMGTE honours New Dunlop C-Spec tyre now a race winner in two championships In the second round of the 2019 European Le Mans Series (ELMS), the G-Drive ...
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May
12,
2019
- Junior Team Le Mans Sud Suzuki win Superstock - Suzuki Endurance Racing Team move into the championship lead After a thriliing Slovakiaring 8 hours, it was Junior Team Le Mans Sud Suzuki (Louis Rossi, Hugo Clère and Alexis Masbou) who topped ...
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May
05,
2019
The new C-Spec tyre helped G-Drive Racing to a record-breaking pole. Dunlop dries, intermediates and wets competitive in diverse conditions. Jackie Chan DC Racing in strong contention for the championship. The Dunlop Motorsport T...
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April
30,
2019
More power, more torque, more grip: new larger rear Moto2 tyre New compounds in both Moto2 and Moto3 Dunlop has been the sole supplier of Moto2TM tyres since the category’s inception in 2010. During the last decade, Dunlop has consistently re...
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April
29,
2019
Spa track surface expected to suit the Dunlop tyres. New for 2019 C-Spec tyre to be supplied after Sebring debut win. After a LMP2 class win for Jackie Chan DC Racing at the 1000 Miles of Sebring, the Dunlop Motorsport Team and ...
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April
21,
2019
Team Motors Event Suzuki win Superstock and Dunlop Independent Trophy Honda Endurance Racing in contention for the overall win New Dunlop development tyres receive positive rider feedback The second round of the 2018/2019 FIM End...
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April
16,
2019
Dunlop gain knowledge from French Superbike victory New qualifying tyre to maximise point-scoring opportunities Dunlop head to the Le Mans 24 Hours Motos, round two of the FIM Endurance World Championship (EWC), full of confidence tha...
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April
14,
2019
The European Le Mans Series (ELMS) began at the Circuit Paul Ricard for the 4 hours of Le Castellet. Entering the fifth consecutive season as the sole tyre supplier in the LMGTE class, Dunlop provided the grip for some stunning wheel to wheel act...
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April
08,
2019
Xavier Simeon wins as ‘wild card’ entry in French Superbike Championship Dunlop Test Team testing new tyre technology in high-level racing. Dunlop’s top-level hypersport and race tyre development require thousands of laps of testing a...
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April
08,
2019
  Dunlop aiming for 11th consecutive championship title New tyres introduced in both LMP2 and LMGTE categories Teams switch to Dunlop after comparison testing   This weekend, the 2019 European Le Mans Series (ELMS) begins a...
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April
01,
2019
It was a strong weekend for Dunlop Geomax teams in the Netherlands round of World Motocross Grand Prix championship (MXGP), with the highlight being victory for Amandine Verstappen in the Women's World Championship (WMX) opener.  A full grid of 39...
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March
21,
2019
  • VLN Endurance Championship begins on 23 March - over 50 teams choose Dunlop • Dunlop becomes exclusive tyre supplier to the TCR class • Dunlop chosen by leading teams in the GT4 class • All teams of the BMW M240i Racing Cup start on...
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March
16,
2019
The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) returned to Sebring, Florida for the first time since 2012. A lot of technology has changed in the LMP2 class (which features open tyre competition) in that time, but one aspect was the same as seven years...
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March
11,
2019
Revised Endurance variant complements existing GP Racer D212 Increased durability makes it ideal for track days and club racing Inspired by Dunlop’s Bol d’Or and Le Mans 24 hour success Dunlop has announced new Endurance specificati...
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March
08,
2019
Dunlop introduces new tyre for FIA World Endurance Championship Aim to build on 45 consecutive wins Sebring circuit brings unique challenges Jackie Chan DC Racing in the championship lead The Dunlop Motorsport team and their FIA World E...
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March
01,
2019
  The FIM Moto2™ and Moto3™ World Championships seasons start in Qatar on 10th March, with practice commencing on 8th March. This marks the beginning of a 19 round season for the two classes culminating in Valencia, Spain in November. This is ...
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March
01,
2019
Dunlop ready for the season opener in Argentina this weekend Husqvarna and Standing Construct KTM make the switch to Dunlop This weekend, the 2019 FIM MXGP World Championship begins in Patagonia, Argentina, dropping the gate to a 19-r...
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March
01,
2019
This month, the work of the Dunlop Motorsport team will be seen by hundreds of thousands of spectators as the high profile World Championship seasons for both car and motorcycle racing springs into action. These events are high profile, but just repr...
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February
18,
2019
Touring car legends honoured in new Dunlop Saloon Car Cup. Tim Harvey to spearhead the Group A Trophy Tribute paid to David Leslie and Tom Walkinshaw in SuperTouring and Group 1 categories.   Three of the most evocative eras o...
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February
11,
2019
Dunlop has been selected as the official tyre partner for the new Yamaha R3 bLU cRU European Cup. This exciting new championship, managed by the experienced JiR organisation, aims to find motorcycle racing’s future stars to follow in the tyre track...
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February
08,
2019
Dunlop has been appointed as the Official Tyre Partner to the Honda Talent Challenge, the new Central European championship for the Honda NSF250R. In addition to providing sponsorship, Dunlop has committed to providing a complimentary set of tyr...
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February
06,
2019
Dunlop has concluded a tyre test programme that will result in new tyres being introduced into the German VLN Endurance Championship, with the goal of making another step forward in performance.Aiming to build on a successful season in the Nürburgrin...
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January
09,
2019
New wet tyre introduced after extensive testingChanges to colour coding to help spectators.Dunlop has announced significant changes to the tyre specifications for the 2019 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship.The 2019 season marks Dunlop’s 17th ...
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2018
December
21,
2018
Front running FIM MXGP World Championship team Standing Construct KTM has announced it is switching to Dunlop Geomax tyres for the 2019 season. The team’s trio of KTM 450SX-F bikes will be supplied with the latest specifications from the extensive Du...
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December
12,
2018
Dunlop highlights the importance of authenticity in historic racingRange expands by over 50% in two years  Dunlop is at the cutting edge of tyre design, with wins in the 2018 FIA World Endurance Championship and Le Mans 24 hours, but the tyre company...
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December
02,
2018
Dunlop, the most successful tyre company in the history of Le Mans 24 hours and the Isle of Man TT, added several significant ‘blue riband’ successes to their tally this year. On four wheels, Dunlop continued its focus on endurance racing as a tes...
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December
02,
2018
Dunlop has been chosen to equip one of the world's most closely fought 'TCR' Touring Car classes with its latest generation of race tyres. The contract, which is for at least three seasons, covers all rounds of the VLN Langstreckenmeisterschaft Endur...
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November
30,
2018
Dunlop and Husqvarna Motorcycles have announced an exciting new partnership today for the FIM Motocross World Championship (MXGP). The agreement will see the Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s MXGP team benefit from Dunlop’s innovative Geomax...
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