The FIA WEC allowed Michelin to not only face the challenge of providing tyres developed specifically to suit the needs of its different manufacturer teams, but also permitted open competition between tyre firms.
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Due to the smooth asphalt, the two softest tyres in the range will be brought: soft and supersoft, as used at the slowest track on the calendar in Monaco (and at four more grands prix)
The N° 1 NISMO-run Motul Nissan GT- R with drivers Ronnie Quintarelli and Tushio Matsuda overcame a series of challenges including being forced to start from 12th on the grid, due to a wet and slippery qualfying session, before finally crossing the line in second place and securing the overall title.
Despite the extreme weather and environments at the various rounds of the Championship, Michelin’s partners were able to count on the performance and strength of their tyres, throughout the season.