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The 130 Year War: Dunlop celebrates Le Mans competition

It is 130 years since John Boyd Dunlop equipped his son’s tricycle with pneumatic tyres to win a race. This week,  Dunlop is looking for more success at Le Mans including an 8th consecutive LMP2 win.

Ben Crawley, Dunlop Motorsport Director, explains more about the motivations for tyre competition in this video:

To win the war Dunlop needs its 2018 weapons – the all-new 2018 LMP2 tyre range with improved consistency and performance.

Sebastien Montet, Director, Tyre Technology talks about the challenge of Le Mans that Dunlop tyres and teams face: