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MotoGP: Marquez masterstroke at Brno

Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) followed up his domination of Friday’s free practice with pole position and, ultimately, victory at the Monster Energy Grand Prix České Republiky, Round 10 of the 2017 MotoGPTM World Championship. His team-mate Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) and Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) were second and third at Brno. 

MOTOGP™

MotoGP: action to resume in the Czech Republic

After the four-week summer break, the 2017 MotoGPTM World Championship resumes this weekend with Round 10 – the Monster Energy Grand Prix České Republiky – at Brno. 

FIA Formula E

Di Grassi and Renault e.dams secure 2016/2017 Formula E titles

The last meeting of the 2016/2017 Formula E Championship saw Brazil’s Lucas di Grassi (Abt-Schaeffler Audi Sport) and Renault-e.dams/Michelin clinch the Drivers’ and Teams’ titles in Montreal, Canada.

FIA WRC

Finland’s Esapekka Lappi strikes first WRC gold!

The 2017 Rally Finland was won by homegrown rising star Esapekka Lappi (Toyota/Michelin). He finished clear of Briton Elfyn Evans (Ford) and compatriot Juho Hänninen to claim his first world class success. Toyota took its 45th WRC victory.

FIA Formula E

New York glory for DS Virgin!

The weekend’s two Formula E races in New York City were won by DS Virgin Racing/Michelin’s Sam Bird, which means the 2016/2017 Drivers’ and Teams’ titles will now go down to the wire at the season’s finale in Montreal, Canada, in two weeks’ time.

FIA WEC

One-two success for Porsche/Michelin at the Nürburgring

Following in the wake of its recent triumph at Le Mans, Porsche Team dominated Round 4 of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) to claim one-two glory with its N°2 and N°1 cars at the Nürburgring, Germany. The LM GTE Pro battle was won by the N°51 Ferrari/Michelin, ahead of the two Michelin-equipped Porsche 911 RSRs.

MOTOGP™

MotoGP: Marquez stays Sachsenring ‘Meister’

Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) posted his eighth straight victory at the Sachsenring, Germany, to claim the GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland. The Spaniard was joined on the podium of the 2017 MotoGPTM World Championship’s eighth round by Jonas Folger (Monster Yamaha Tech3) and Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team). 

FIA WRC

Hyundai/Michelin scores one-two finish in Poland

Thierry Neuville and Hayden Paddon overcame appalling conditions to earn a one-two result for Hyundai Motorsport in Poland. Sébastien Ogier (Ford/Michelin) finished on the podium to defend his position at the top of the WRC’s provisional Driver’s standings. 

Yamaha Viltaïs Experiences wins FIM Endurance World Cup

Yamaha Viltaïs Experiences took first place at the 8 Hours of Slovakia Ring to claim the 2017 FIM Endurance World Cup for the best-placed Superstock entry.  

MOTOGP™

MotoGP: Sachsenring marks season’s midpoint

The 2017 MotoGPTM World Championship travels to Germany this weekend for the year’s ninth round which marks the season’s halfway point ahead of the summer break. 

MOTOGP™

MotoGP: Rossi returns to winning ways at Assen

Sunday’s Motul Assen TT, round eight of the 2017 MotoGPTM World Championship, was won by Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP). Second and third were fellow Italian Danilo Petrucci (Octo Prama Racing) and Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team). 

24H du Mans

Le Mans 2017: Michelin’s 20th Le Mans consecutive victory in numbers

Michelin won the Le Mans 24 Hours for the 20th straight year and for the third year in a row in association with Porsche after posting the fastest ever lap of the French circuit with Toyota. 

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RT @lorenzo99: ¡Poco a poco vamos llegando! 💪🏼 ¡Buenas noches! / Step by step we are closer! Good night! @MotoGP #AragonGP #Ducati #JL99 😈…

Michelin Motorsport added 85 new photos to the album: 2017 MotoGP - Aragon — at Circuit Motorland Aragon.

Enjoy our latest photos from the #AragonGP

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RT @MiGroup_sport: Hard, medium and soft @Michelin_Sport tyres are on the @MotoGP podium. Riders able to build own combinaison for a person…

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Michelin Motorsport shared MotoGP's video.

How fast could Maverick Viñales REALLY have gone in qualifying at the #AragonGP? Find out with our Ideal Lap! Side note: bet you can't guess who was fastest in sector 4!

Michelin Motorsport added 5 new photos.

Marc Márquez (Repsol Honda Team) a remporté le Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón, 14ème épreuve du championnat du monde MotoGP devant son coéquipier Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team). Jorge Lorenzo (Ducati Team) complète le podium. Lire le résumé complet ici ➡️ http://michel.in/2xnN3Zx

Michelin Motorsport added 4 new photos.

Pole position de Maverick Viñales lors de l'#AragonGP. Jorge Lorenzo, repêché en QP1, est deuxième. Encore convalescent, Valentino Rossi VR46 Official complète la première ligne. On vous attend demain à partir de 13h45 sur notre compte Twitter (@Michelin_Sport) pour suivre la course avec nous.

Michelin Motorsport shared MotoGP's live video.

LIVE #AragonGP #MotoGP race build up! LIVE📡 - It's race time. Practice & warm up is over, time for #MotoGP to head to the grid for the #AragonGP! 🇪🇸

2017 MotoGP - Aragon

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2017 FIA WEC Mexico 6 Hours

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Highlights - 2017 WRC Rallye Deutschland - Michelin Motorsport

Leg 2 - Top Moments - 2017 WRC Rallye Deutschland - Michelin Motorsport

Leg 1 - Top Moment - 2017 WRC Rallye Deutschland - Michelin Motorsport

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