Archive for the ‘Road Racing’ Category

November 4th, 2015

Dunlop mourns the passing of Les Washbon

Buffalo, NY: Long-time Dunlop employee Les Washbon passed away on October 30, 2015. He was 54. There is no word at this time about the cause of death or service ... Read More
March 13th, 2015

Dunlop Announces new DT3 flat-track tire

Buffalo NY: Now in its second season as the Official Tire of AMA Pro Flat Track, Dunlop introduces the all-new DT3 flat-track tire available for professional and amateur racers alike. ... Read More
September 9th, 2014

Dunlop Powers Canadian Superbike Champions

Toronto, ON: Goodyear Canada Inc. (“Dunlop”) extends its congratulations to the five Dunlop sponsored champions recently crowned at the final round of the Canadian Superbike Championship series held at Canadian ... Read More
July 21st, 2014

Introducing the Next-Generation Dunlop Road Race Tire: Sportmax® GP-A Pro

Progress on the racetrack is easy to measure: Stopwatches don’t lie. In 2013 at Road America, back-to-back testing of the existing Dunlop Sportmax® D211™ GP-A race tire and the prototype ... Read More
May 7th, 2014

Dunlop Launches New Marketing Campaign

Buffalo, NY: If you’re a motorcycle magazine reader, or attend an AMA Supercross or Motocross race this year, or are active on social media, chances are you’re going to see ... Read More
April 22nd, 2014

Ultimate MotorCycling Reviews Dunlop Sportmax Roadsmart II

ultimatemotorcycling.com/dunlop-sportmax-roadsmart-ii-review-2014-kawasaki-ninja-1000 Kawasaki’s 2014 Ninja 1000’s reworked suspension and other subtle tweaks have turned the slightly vague, understeering machine into a much sharper motorcycle. As an ostensibly sport-touring machine, the stock Bridgestone ... Read More
March 27th, 2014

Dunlop Supports New Superbike Shootout Series

Buffalo, NY: Dunlop will provide its full racing support to the new Superbike Shootout series by attending all three events with its professional racing service crew and transporter. The Dunlop ... Read More
March 12th, 2014

Dunlop Named Official Tire of AMA Pro Flat Track

Buffalo, NY – Dunlop is pleased to announce its designation as Official Tire of AMA Pro Flat Track for the 2014 season through 2016. At AMA Pro Flat Track Grand ... Read More
June 25th, 2013

Dunlop riders set lap record and fastest race lap times at Barber

Buffalo, NY: A fantastic weekend of close and exciting competition at Barber Motorsports Park served to highlight the ongoing development of Dunlop’s Buffalo, NY-made race tires as riders posted faster ... Read More
June 10th, 2013

Dunlop Named as Official Tires of Harley-Davidson 110th Anniversary

###Harley-Davidson® 110th Anniversary Rolls On With Dunlop® Tires MILWAUKEE, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Harley-Davidson® (NYSE: HOG) is celebrating the passion, freedom and independence of its 110th Anniversary by riding around ... Read More