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24 HOURS : A MATTER OF SECONDS

Epic new insider documentary reveals Audi and Michelin’s intense countdown to victory at Le Mans 2013.

Le Mans may be behind us for another year, but the analysis goes on. Top endurance drivers agree: the race can be won or lost on tyre choice. As fourth-time consecutive winners at Le...

Simply glorious - 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Twenty years ago, Charles March opened the grounds of Goodwood House to fellow petrolheads for what appeared to be a cross between a garden party and a celebration of internal combustion. He called it the Festival Of Speed. Something about the setting of Goodwood, the relaxed atmosphere, the...

Michelin Le Mans tyres carry Drayson to world record

Following the announcement earlier this month of a strategic partnership between Drayson Racing Technologies and Michelin, Lord Drayson was successful in his bid to break the World Electric Land Speed Record for a car under 1,000kg by posting an average of 204.185mph over two runs completed...

LE MANS 2013

It is quite simply the world’s greatest motor race. Steeped in history, watched by hundreds of thousands of devoted fans and providing the toughest possible test of man and machine alike, there is nothing else quite like the Le Mans 24 Hours. For a tyre manufacturer it provides a unique set of...

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Me and my Gumpert vs The Spielberg Ring

One car enthusiast tells us about his experience at The Spielberg Ring in Austria.

Mille Miglia: The World's Most Beautiful Car Race

Find out about the legend of this great classic car rally. Mille Miglia is know as 'the world's most beautiful race'.

From its early days and until 1957, the Mille Miglia was much more than just a road race - it was a testbed for the major motor manufacturers of their day. Like...

On the road with the Tour Auto

If you love classic performance cars, you'll love the Tour Auto.

This magnificent event, held in France every year, is a combination of road and track elements, many against the clock, and it features some of the world's greatest classics being driven exactly as their makers intended. E-...

Pushing Total Performance

Just how does a company like Michelin go about developing a brand new tyre for a company like Porsche?

It starts with the list of demands from the car maker, then it's the job of the tyre-maker to reconcile what are apparently often conflicting requirements. We find out exactly how they...

PORSCHE 918 SPYDER & MICHELIN PILOT SPORT CUP 2: 6:57, NÜRBURGRING - NORDSCHLEIFE LAP RECORD

Come behind the scenes the day 14 seconds changed high performance driving forever. Witness the wide-eyed excitement of the Porsche team. When the slightest touch on the accelerator is like an explosion. When the tyres hold as no driver thought possible.

Share their genuine surprise and...