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Hercules Partners with Another UTV Racing Team

Hercules Tire and Rubber Co. has finalized another partnership with a prominent racing team owner. Will Rodgers and Rodgers Racing will begin competing on Hercules tires in March.

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Michelin IMSA SportsCar Encore Debuts to Great Acclaim

The calendar does not yet read January, but Michelin got a jump on the 2019 IMSA season, where the company will become the official tire of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, with a highly successful Michelin IMSA SportsCar Encore at Sebring.

The Toyo Tires/Flying Lizard Porsche will run in the USAF 25 Hours of Thunderhill. Photo by Bob Chapman.
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Toyo Returns to the USAF 25 Hours of Thunderhill to Attempt 4th Consecutive Win

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. and Flying Lizard Motorsports (FLM) return to the USAF 25 Hours of Thunderhill to attempt a fourth consecutive overall win. In addition, Toyo Tires is partnering with two additional teams, ShiftUp Now and Valkyrie Autosport, to demonstrate the quality and strength of Toyo products in endurance racing.

The Duran Motorsports/Radar Tires No. 1016 Jimco Class 10 team hopes to improve on a season plagued with mechanical issues.
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Duran Motorsports Seeks Redemption at SCORE Baja 1000

The 51st annual SCORE International Baja 1000 will once again throw everything it has at the racers, with rough whoops from San Matias to SF, lots of silt behind Cataviña, and some fast sections all along the beach section.

The ULTRA4 Racing series challenges drivers and tires to compete in a wide variety of terrain from endurance desert racing to competition-style rock crawls to short course racing.
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Falken Takes 1st and 3rd in the 4600 Class at the ULTRA4 National Championship

Demonstrating his off-road toughness as he has done all year long, Team Falken driver Dawson Allington, competing in just his first year of professional racing, took home first place in the 4600 Class at the ULTRA4 Nationals last weekend at the Prairie City SVRA, earning an entry into next February’s King of the Hammers competition.

Winner Lewis Hamilton had the best lap time on the medium tire compound and third-best on the soft compound.
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Soft-Medium Tire Strategy Pays Off for F1 Driver Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton led a Mercedes one-two finish at the Japanese Grand Prix, stopping just once without losing the lead. Both Mercedes drivers adopted the same soft-medium tire strategy; however, there were different one-stop strategies from other drivers who finished in the top five.

The 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 R will make its customer racing debut this weekend in the iconic Falken Motorsport teal and blue colours.
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Falken Motorsports Continues in the Fast Lane

After romping to a double victory in the last race of the VLN Endurance Championship, Falken Motorsports is now heading for the next highlight: The team of the Japanese tire manufacturer is the first customer team to provide a set of test tires for tests of the new Porsche 911 GT3 R on the Nürburgring race track.

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