Michelin charge €250,000 for overlooking 2018-19 WEC LMP1 tire policies

Michelin charge €250,000 for overlooking 2018-19 WEC LMP1 tire policies

Michelin charge €250,000 for overlooking 2018-19 WEC LMP1 tire policies

Michelin has been fined €250,000 for neglecting to consent to new tire controls presented for the 2018/19 WEC.

The fine, €200,000 of which has been poised, come about because of its inability to hand over to race authorities numerous arrangements of the tires to be utilized by privateer non-half breed LMP1 hardware and GTE autos throughout the WEC super season in front of the Spa arrangement opener a week ago.

Michelin, which was alongside the new lead presented over the winter, faulted an absence of limit at its Clermont-Ferrand motorsport office amid its busiest time for the failure to meet the administrative necessity.

Michelin perseverance program Chief Jerome Mondain told Autosport, ‘During this season we don't have the generation ability to meet this control and we educated the FIA of this a little while back.’

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