For Michelin, the wide array of promising new cars entered in the 2012 American Le Mans Series (ALMS) and the 24 Hours of Le Mans can only mean one thing-more learning opportunities than ever. New tires, more dimensions and fresh challenges are everywhere as one of the world’s premier tire makers looks to extend its record of success in endurance racing and specifically the ALMS.
Michelin today unveiled the first set of specially designed race tires for the 24 Hours of Le Mans-bound Project 56 DeltaWing team. One look at the unique sizes of the tires makes the radical nature of the DeltaWing prototype design obvious.
Le Mans is the focus. Michelin is the tire choice. Michelin, the world’s leading tire manufacturer, announced today it will be the first major technical partner to support the radical Project 56 DeltaWing prototype car in the 2012 running of the world’s greatest endurance race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Michelin has developed a […]