Tyres in MotoGP

We take a look back at tyres in premier class GP motorcycle racing, and the sport's most defining rule changes

Overdrive May 29, 2016 11:29:09 IST
Tyres in MotoGP

There was a time when motorcycle manufacturers weren’t the only people who battled it out on the track. When it wasn’t just about who had the fastest motorcycle or who had the most skill at the ’bars. The winner on Sunday of a grand prix motor racing weekend also depended on the kind of tyres each competitor was running.

Over the years, the rules in MotoGP have seen a lot of changes. From multiple tyre manufacturers offering several different types of tyres a few years ago, MotoGP now uses a limited number of tyres that are all...

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