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Reigning DTM Champion Wins Back-to-Back Races on Hankook Tires

Hankook Tire, the exclusive tire provider for the DTM series, provided René Rast with optimal support in both low and high temperatures, on the September 8th and 9th races at the iconic circuit in the Eifel Mountains, Nürburgring, Germany, propelling Rast to claim two victories.

"Lewis Hamilton managed his tires perfectly," said Mario Isola, Pirelli's head of car racing.
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Mercedes F1 Driver Lewis Hamilton Wins the 2018 Italian Grand Prix

 Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton won the Italian Grand Prix from third on the grid, using a one-stop tire strategy and good tire management overall. Hamilton started on the supersoft tire -- which had been used to set the fastest lap in Formula 1 history on Saturday, courtesy of Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen -- before switching to the soft tire on lap 28.

Martin Ragginger and Klaus Bachler dominate the 41st RCM DMV Grenzlandrennen and win for the first time in the Porsche 911 GT3 R, ahead of their Falken team colleagues Stef Dusseldorp and Alexandre Imperatori in the BMW M6 GT3.
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Historic Double Win: Falken Porsche and BMW Finish 1-2

The first of September 2018 will go down in the history books for Falken Motorsports. Already during qualifying for the sixth round of the 2018 VLN Endurance Championship, the Falken duo excelled with an outstanding performance, earning themselves second and third on the starting grid.

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Michelin Blends Art with Race Tire Technology

Groupe Michelin is combining a unique blend of driving passion, performance and art.at Monterey Car Week, which began Aug. 18, 2018, and will run through Aug. 26 in Monterey County, Calif.

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Michelin Provides a Thrilling GTLM Race at Road America

Michelin GT Le Mans class factory teams fought through traffic, pit strategies, contact and each other to deliver an action-filled race Sunday at Road America. The track’s "America’s National Park of Speed" nickname lived up to the hype in a thrilling two-hour, 40-minute IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race.

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Pirelli's Formula 2 & GP3 Results: Sunshine and Rain at Hungaroring

Both the slick and the wet Pirelli tires were seen in Formula 2 at the Hungaroring circuit, while in GP3 the two races were both run on slicks. On a weekend characterized by variable weather, high temperatures, and plenty of action, the two feeder series to Formula 1 once again provided several opportunities for drivers to fine-tune their tire management skills.

Sebastian Vettel finished ahead of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton and Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen at the 2018 British Grand Prix.
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Ferrari's Vettel Wins Pirelli's 350th Grand Prix

The British Grand Prix at Silverstone came down to a tense strategic battle between Ferrari and Mercedes, after two safety cars in the closing stages of the race turned it into a pair of final sprints.

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Michelin Teams Pull Out All the Stops at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Michelin and its IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship technical partner teams pulled out all the stops in an exciting battle at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Track temperatures peaked at 118-degrees Fahrenheit on a warm, sunny day under a picturesque, light blue sky at the season’s sole Canadian event.

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P Zero Ice Blue Hard Tire Makes Its 2018 Debut at F1 Track

While England is often associated with changeable weather, conditions were dry and warm all day on Friday, June 6, with track temperatures in excess of 113-degrees Fahrenheit. Similar warm weather is expected for the rest of the weekend.

The Michelin tires are properly inflated.
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Michelin Teams Beat the Record Heat at Watkins Glen

Track temperatures of 140 degrees at one the fastest and most demanding tracks in motorsports presented a strong test, but Michelin and its IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship technical partner teams were more than equal to the challenge July 1 at the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen at Watkins Glen, New York.

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