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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.

Kyle LeDuc wins Round 4 at Wheatland.
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Kyle LeDuc and Toyo Tires Win Round 4 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series

On June 23, Kyle LeDuc and Toyo Tires won Round 4 of the Pro 4 Class in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series at the Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Mo. LeDuc, driving his No. 99 Monster Energy/Toyo Tires/WD-40 Ford truck, began the weekend by qualifying fastest, later winning Saturday’s main event overall. His truck relies on Toyo Open Country M/T-R tires to help deliver his wins.

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Peters, RBR Are Heading to Daytona Seeking Restrictor-Plate Magic

After bringing home a 23rd-place finish in his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) debut at Talladega in April, Timothy Peters will be making his return to the series with Ricky Benton Racing (RBR) Enterprises Advance Auto Parts/Black’s Tire/Highland Construction and Restoration Ford Fusion at Daytona International Speedway for the Coke Zero Sugar 400.

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Pirelli Celebrates Records And Victories On Both Four And Two Wheels At 2018 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is one of the most esteemed motorsports events of the year. And as a leader in motorsports on both two and four wheels, Pirelli was of course present at this year’s event over the weekend, achieving success in both fields in the unique race up  Pikes Peak hill in Colorado, which is the highest summit in the Southern front of the Rocky Mountains.

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Falken Celebrates Two Top-15 Finishes at the Nürburgring 24-Hours

The ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race at the Nürburgring last weekend once again proved to be the toughest of endurance challenges. The Falken team overcame extreme weather conditions to complete the iconic race, with both cars finishing within the top 15 from a starting grid of 146 entrants.

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Porsche, BMW, Corvette Help Michelin Celebrate IMSA's Return to Mid-Ohio

Michelin celebrated the return of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, with an exciting race which saw a great blend of speed, strategy and racecraft. The 11-turn, 2.258-mile circuit provided the first elevation changes and standard length race of the season of two hours, 40 minutes.

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