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Formula E for Long Beach
May28

Formula E for Long Beach

The FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully-electric racing series, will hit the famous streets of Long Beach, California, for it’s inaugural California race next year. The Long Beach ePrix, as it will be titled, will take place on April 4 2015 and will form one of 10 races – and one of two in the US alongside Miami – taking place in city-centerss across the globe. Organizers also confirmed that the Long Beach race...

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Fehan honored at Le Mans
May27

Fehan honored at Le Mans

Corvette Racing boss Doug Fehan will be in fine company at Le Mans this year when he is awarded the prestigious Spirit of Le Mans Trophy. Fehan was announced on Tuesday as the prize recipient alongside F1 star Fernando Alonso who will give the start of the 82nd event and the recently retired Audi ace Allan McNish who will be the Grand Marshal. As manager of the competitions program of Corvette Racing, which has won in GT seven times...

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Nissan launch LM P1 program
May23

Nissan launch LM P1 program

Nissan will unleash the GT-R and go head-to-head with Audi, Porsche and Toyota at Le Mans in 2015. The Japanese manufacturer will also contest the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship with a full factory effort of two LM P1 cars. Nissan’s LM P1 car will be called the Nissan GT-R LM NISMO, carrying on a sporting bloodline that stretches back 30 years and recognizes the company’s flagship road car, the Nissan GT-R. Nissan’s LM P1...

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Watch Nissan big announcement live!
May22

Watch Nissan big announcement live!

Nissan has big news coming out of London on Friday, June 23 – how big? – big enough for the Japanese manufacturer to set up a global live stream of the conference which will feature Nissan’s Executive Vice President and Chief Planning Officer, Andy Palmer along with representatives from the ACO and FIA WEC. So you didn’t get an invite – not to worry – you can watch live here on Michelin Alley. The...

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Porsche crew rolling on Michelin
May19

Porsche crew rolling on Michelin

The Porsche North America drivers may have walked away from the Rolex 24 at Daytona with a new watch but last week the men and women behind the scenes received their prizes. Prior to opening round of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Michelin put up a prize for all its partner teams – 24 sets of tires for winning the Rolex 24. The new Porsche team won on debut and last week the Michelin Man arrived at the...

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Hargrove –Pigot face-off in Porsche GT3 Canada
May17

Hargrove –Pigot face-off in Porsche GT3 Canada

Two of the fastest rising drivers in North American competition, Scott Hargrove and Spencer Pigot will start 1-2 in today’s first race of the 2014 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario. Hargrove, age 19, of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada set a new track class record in qualifying at 1:20.609 aboard his Open Road Racing Porsche, to shade Allegra Motorsports’...

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