Dunlop Moto 2 and 3 tyres ‘more versatile’ than in previous years

31st July 2014 | 0 Comments
 
Dunlop Moto 2 and 3 tyre
Dunlop’s tyres in Moto 2 and 3 are harder and more versatile, leading to less variation in the choices made by riders

Dunlop Motorsport has used the Moto 2 and 3 mid-season break to examine the changes brought about by its 2014 tyre philosophy. The manufacturer’s 2013 rubber provided more opportunities for riders to make choices about the tyres that suited them best at a particular circuit, Dunlop’s tyre selections this year have led to very little variation in the top riders’ decisions. Clinton Howe, Dunlop’s operations manager, Motorcycle Grand Prix, explains that the manufacturer has been able to develop tyres that are harder – and therefore last longer – and more versatile without compromising on pace.

The rest of this article is for subscribers only:
Log inSubscribe

Tags: , , , , ,

Category: Motorsport

Buy subscriptions, premium industry reports, and business directory entries in our shop. | Dismiss

[ + ]