Michelin has just signed a partnership agreement with Porsche for the exclusive supply of racing tyres.
This agreement will be effective from the first of January 2002.
It concern all PORSCHE'S competition activities, the nationnal PORSCHE cups, the current and future official entries of Porsche Motorsport.
The Porsche Super-Cup, which traditionnely runs alongside several Formula 1 Grand- prix, including Indianapolis GP, will be henceforth known as the Porsche Michelin Super-Cup.
The German Porsche Carrera Cup will also be run under Michelin colors. Michelin, as official partner, will be involved in all future motorsport developement for Porsche.
MICHELIN is also a major supplier of original equipement high-peformance tyres for Porsche.