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6 Hours of Bahrain (WEC): Audi/Michelin bows out with 1-2 finish

Audi produced a one-two finish in Bahrain to mark its final prototype endurance racing appearance. The race was won by the N°8 R18 (Duval/Di Grassi/Jarvis) ahead of the N°7 sister car (Tréluyer/Lotterer/Fässler). Romain Dumas, Neel Jani and Marc Lieb are the 2016 FIA WEC Drivers’ champions, while Ferrari/Michelin won the GT Manufacturers World Cup.

FIA WRC

Rally Australia (WRC): a three-man race

Andreas Mikkelsen (VW/Michelin), Sébastien Ogier (VW/Michelin) and Hayden Paddon (Hyundai/Michelin) are all in contention to win the last round of the 2016 FIA WRC? 

FIA WRC

Rally Australia (WRC): two VWs on top

Volkswagen Motorsport completed Day 1 of its swansong outing with two Michelin-equipped Polo R WRCs on top in Australia. Mikkelsen leads Ogier.

FIA WRC

Rally Australia (WRC): the end of an era

The 2016 Rally Australia will be the last event to star today’s generation of World Rally Cars and to feature four-time world champions Volkswagen Motorsport. The event will also settle the fights for the WRC2 title and the year’s runner-up honours.

FIA WEC

6 Hours of Bahrain (WEC): titles to settle and farewells to bid

The last round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship will settle the LM P1 Drivers’ championship, as well as all this season’s GT titles. It will also be Audi’s swansong appearance in prototype racing.

FIA Formula E

FIA FORMULA E (Marrakech): Buemi (Renault-e. dams) extends championship lead

Victory in Morocco has seen Renault-e.dams and its Swiss star Sébastien Buemi open up a handsome early lead in the 2016/2017 FIA Formula E Championship. Saturday’s ePrix in the streets of Marrakech served as an eloquent and spectacular shop window for electric mobility.

MOTOGP™

MotoGP: Lorenzo wins 2016 finale

The last grand prix of the 2016 MotoGP® World Championship at Valencia was won by Jorge Lorenzo (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP). Marc Marquez (2nd, Team Repsol Honda) and Andrea Iannone (3rd, Ducati) were the day’s other podium finishers. 

MOTOGP™

MotoGP: the 2016 championship to conclude in Valencia

The 2016 MotoGPTM World Championship draws to a close this weekend at Spain’s Circuito Comunidad Valenciana Ricardo Tormo which has hosted the last race every season since 2002.  

FIA Formula E

FIA Formula E Championship: a landmark first in Marrakech

Morocco’s Marrakech ePrix on November 12, 2016, will be the first round of the FIA Formula E Championship to be held in Africa. The meeting coincides with the United Nations’ COP22 summit to provide a nice tie-in for Michelin’s sustainable mobility strategy and the spirit behind the world’s first all-electric single-seater motor racing series.

FIA WEC

6 Hours of Shanghai (WEC): victory and title honours for Porsche/Michelin

The 2016 6 Hours of Shanghai saw the N°1 Porsche/Michelin (Bernhard/Webber/Hartley) take the spoils ahead of the N°6 and N°5 Michelin-equipped Toyota TS050 Hybrids of Sarrazin/Conway/Kobayashi and Davidson/Buemi/Nakajima respectively. Porsche Team won the Team’s crown for the second season running. The Drivers’ title will be settled in Bahrain.   

FIA WRC

Audi, VW and Michelin: 13 Le Mans victories and 42 WRC wins

Within a week of each other, Audi and Volkswagen have announced their intention to withdraw from the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) respectively at the end of the season. 

FIA WEC

6 Hours of Shanghai (WEC): the title chases come to a head

The 6 Hours of Shanghai, penultimate round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship, could see Porsche and Michelin wrap up this year’s titles in the WEC’s premier class.

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Michelin Motorsport added 95 new photos to the album: 2017 MotoGP - QatarGP — at ‎‎Losail Circuit Sports Club - نادي حلبة لوسيل الرياضي‎‎.

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#QatarGP Suite à l'annulation des séances qualificatives due aux mauvaises conditions météo, la grille de départ du GP du Qatar a été établie en fonction des temps combinés à l'issue de la FP3. Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) signe la première pole de la saison (1.54.316) devant Andrea Iannone (Team Suzuki Ecstar) et Marc Márquez (Repsol Honda Team). Départ de la course aujourd'hui à 20h (heure française)

Michelin Motorsport added 107 new photos to the album: 2017 MotoGP - QatarGP — at ‎‎Losail Circuit Sports Club - نادي حلبة لوسيل الرياضي‎‎.

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