Tag: FIM Motocross World Championship

Maxxis becomes an official tyre supplier to MXGP

Maxxis becomes an official tyre supplier to MXGP

8th October 2018 | 0 Comments

Maxxis Tyres has become an official tyre supplier to MXGP for the next three years of the FIM Motocross World Championship, Youthstream announced.

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Pirelli: 70th title in FIM Motocross World Championship

Pirelli: 70th title in FIM Motocross World Championship

27th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has become an FIM Motocross World Champion for the 70th time. Following last weekend’s Grand Prix of Bulgaria, the Italian tyre manufacturer has ‘mathematically conquered’ the MXGP World Title after gaining the MX2 class title during the Grand Prix of Switzerland, thus bringing its number of World titles won since 1980 to 70.

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Pirelli renews FIM Motocross World Championship supply deal to 2019

Pirelli renews FIM Motocross World Championship supply deal to 2019

16th May 2017 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has renewed its partnership with Youthstream, the organiser of the FIM Motocross World Championship. Under the deal the manufacturer will continue to be the official tyre supplier to the headline international series for off-road motorcycles until the end of the 2019 season. Pirelli has supplied the tyres for 66 world titles (since 1980) in the championship, and calls its Scorpion MX32 “one of its most successful tyres.”

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Dunlop riders take motocross win and podium in Italy

Dunlop riders take motocross win and podium in Italy

18th April 2017 | 0 Comments

Dunlop motocross riders had a successful Easter weekend, running on the Geomax MX3S front and rear tyres, to seal a victory and a podium in Italy.

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Pirelli riders world champions in MXGP, MX2 Motocross World Championship

Pirelli riders world champions in MXGP, MX2 Motocross World Championship

5th September 2016 | 0 Comments

At the Grand Prix of Americas, riders on Pirelli motocross tyres have been crowned the new World Champions in MXGP and MX2 classes. Tim Gajser and Jeffrey Herlings sealed the titles with one race to go, bringing Pirelli’s haul of titles in motocross up to 66. The Charlotte Motor Speedway hosted the seventeenth and penultimate round of the 2016 championship, though Hurricane Hermine forced organisers to condense the Grand Prix of the Americas on Saturday.

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15 Motocross World Championship 2016 riders Choose Dunlop

15 Motocross World Championship 2016 riders Choose Dunlop

26th February 2016 | 0 Comments

After finishing 2015’s FIM Motocross World Championship season with riders in second, third and fourth in the Championship, Dunlop has increased its efforts to supply championship challengers in 2016. The MXGP season opens in Qatar at the Losail track on 27 February with 19 events taking place around the world, culminating in a finale in the USA in September.

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Bobryshev podium secures Dunlop 2-3 in MXGP Championship

Bobryshev podium secures Dunlop 2-3 in MXGP Championship

14th September 2015 | 0 Comments

The penultimate event in the FIM Motocross World Championship, the MXGP of Leon in Mexico, saw Dunlop riders Shaun Simpson (KTM) and Evgeny Bobryshev (Honda) finish in second and third places. Gautier Paulin was in line for a top finish but a crash in the second race saw him drop to sixth overall.

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Fontanesi claims record fourth consecutive World Motocross title

Fontanesi claims record fourth consecutive World Motocross title

27th July 2015 | 0 Comments

Dunlop riders claimed wins and podiums across the board at the FIM Motocross World Championship Czech Republic grand prix, with Italy’s Kiara Fontanesi claiming the Women’s title on her Yamaha. Dunlop’s Geomax MX32 medium terrain tyres helped the Dunlop riders with five finishing in the MXGP top-ten.

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