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Motorcross 1-2 for Dunlop in Australian MX Nationals

01 August 2011

After nine gruelling rounds of the 2011 Australian MX Nationals, Dunlop has celebrated a 1-2 result with the CDR Rockstar Yamaha team in the premier Pro Open Championship.

Dunlop wins extension to V8 Supercar Control Tyre contract - V8 Supercar ‘Car of the Future’ to run on Dunlop rubber

26 July 2011

Dunlop has beaten rival manufacturers to continue as the official control tyre supplier of Australia's premier motorsport category, the V8 Supercar Championship Series.

Dunlop 1-2 at Imola

04 July 2011

Greaves Motorsport led their fellow Dunlop team Signatech Nissan across the line for a Dunlop LMP2 1-2 in the first Imola 6 Hours rounds of the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup and Le Mans Series today.

Four Isle of Man TT wins for Dunlop in 2011

16 June 2011

Dunlop riders took four wins in the 92nd running of the Isle of Man TT race after Honda TT Legends rider John McGuiness won the final TT race of 2011 on the fearsome 37.73 mile (60.72 km) Mountain Course.

Dunlop to supply Moto3 and Moto2

03 June 2011

Dunlop Motorsport, IRTA and Dorna Sports have signed a contract for the exclusive supply of tyres to the Moto3 Championship, a deal which will commence upon the introduction of the new category in 2012 and will run until the end of the 2014 season.

Road-Going 2011 KTM Superbike Running Dunlop SportSmart As Original Equipment

16 May 2011

Innovative design by Dunlop engineers has revolutionised the hypersports tyre market, and the tyre responsible for the revolution is the SportSmart. So impressive is the new tyre that was launched in Australia in January this year, superbike manufacturer KTM have specified the SportSmart as original equipment for the road-going version of their 2011 model RC8R.

Dunlop takes Targa Tasmania podium clean sweep

11 April 2011

Dunlop tyres dominated the podium of the 20th anniversary of the Targa Tasmania tarmac rally (April 5-10), with the top three competitors across the finish line using Dunlop rubber as well as many of the category winners.

Gall Boys put new Toyota FJ Cruiser with Dunlop Grandtrek Tyres to the test

28 March 2011

Toyota's new retro-styled FJ Cruiser, due for launch in March 2011, pays homage to the LandCruiser FJ40 of the 1960s which was known as the vehicle that could travel to, and return from, any extreme environment.

Dunlop Dominates Motorsport championships globally

24 December 2010

More than 75 national series titles have been won across Europe, Australia and USA on Dunlop tyres this year, proof of the results of continued development in tyre technology.

2011 Australian Superbike and Formula Xtreme Championship calendars released

17 December 2010

More '2+4' racing and a return to Western Australia are the highlights of the 2011 Viking Group Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) which will be held over 8 rounds.

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