Ginetta and Michelin Extend Partnership Agreement To 2018

Ginetta and Michelin Extend Partnership Agreement To 2018

Ginetta can today confirm leading global tyre manufacturer Michelin have renewed their position as an official partner for the next three years. Protyre Motorsport will also remain on board as a distribution and service partner.

As title sponsor of the Ginetta GT4 SuperCup since 2008, Michelin chose to continue its relationship with Ginetta for a further three years, taking the partnership forward into 2018 and remaining as headline partner on the championship.

Protyre Motorsport meanwhile, will remain as the official distributer for competitor tyres at all championship events, as well as being listed as headline sponsor for the Ginetta GT5 Challenge.

Lawrence Tomlinson, Chairman of Ginetta Cars;“Michelin are undoubtedly one of the leading tyre manufacturers in the world, and their ethos of providing safe and reliable products to their customers is aligned with that of Ginetta. To be able to further our partnership with a company as respected as Michelin, is testament to the success of the championships we offer.”

Tim Hoare, Michelin Motorsport Manager UK/ROI said;"Michelin are proud to extend our long running association with Ginetta.  Both Michelin and our partners Protyre look forward to strengthening our association with the complete ladder of racing that Ginetta and Michelin can provide for drivers.

From their first race right through to the grid at Le Mans, the Ginetta racing championships provide a wide range of circuits / cars / drivers and experience levels to showcase the Michelin Total Performance message to the racers and fans."