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The inside track on Michelin´s Le Mans demands

The inside track on Michelin´s Le Mans demands

MotoGP´s visit to France provides tyre manufacturer Michelin with a home race this weekend, and those working with them for a popular victory talk about the tyre demands of the Bugatti circuit.

Intrinsically linked with Le Mans, due to the proximity of the French circuit to their own headquarters, Michelin have a rich history at the scene of the Alice Grand Prix de France. The tyre manufacturer join two premier class riders and one team in upholding local pride this weekend.

Analysing the circuit´s demands on tyres, LCR Honda rider Randy de Puniet gives the on-track perspective, whilst Tech 3 Yamaha´s Herve Poncharal looks back on his rider Colin Edwards´ 2007 pole position. Jean-Philippe Weber, Michelin´s Director of Motorcycle Racing, provides the view from the manufacturer in the following video.

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MotoGP, 2008

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