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Team April Moto Motors Events, the FIM EWC 2016’s second runner-up, has set itself fresh and more ambitious objectives for the 2016-2017 season. After recently announcing a switch to Honda, the French private team has introduced its new team, featuring two of Endurance’s most successful riders: Matthieu Lagrive and Gregory Leblanc.

Team April Moto Motors Events, the FIM EWC 2016’s second runner-up, has set itself fresh and more ambitious objectives for the 2016-2017 season. After recently announcing a switch to Honda, the French private team has introduced its new team, featuring two of Endurance’s most successful riders: Matthieu Lagrive and Gregory Leblanc.

Moto Ain CRT turned in a fantastic performance at the just-concluded Bol d’Or, the opening round of both the FIM EWC 2016/2017 championship and Season 2 of the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy. Sixth past the finish line at the Bol d’Or and winner of the Superstock class, Moto Ain CRT also carried off the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy, earning €5,000 in prize money. The team finished ahead of Tati Team Beaujolais Racing and Völpker NRT48 Schubert Motors.

Moto Ain CRT turned in a fantastic performance at the just-concluded Bol d’Or, the opening round of both the FIM EWC 2016/2017 championship and Season 2 of the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy. Sixth past the finish line at the Bol d’Or and winner of the Superstock class, Moto Ain CRT also carried off the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy, earning €5,000 in prize money. The team finished ahead of Tati Team Beaujolais Racing and Völpker NRT48 Schubert Motors.

Twenty-three teams will be competing for the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy at the Bol d’Or this coming weekend at the Paul Ricard circuit in Castellet. A €5,000 purse awaits the trophy winner at the finish of the Bol d’Or at 3pm on Sunday.

Starteam PAM-Racing won the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy for the first time at the Oschersleben 8 Hours, ahead of Le Mans victor AM Moto Racing Compétition and Tati Team Beaujolais Racing, the trophy winner in Portugal. Starteam PAM-Racing’s win netted them prize money of €10,000.

Nine teams using Dunlop tyres are competing at the Oschersleben 8 Hours. The winner of the race in Germany will take home €10,000 worth of prize money.

Tati Team Beaujolais Racing won the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy at the 12 Horas de Portimão, beating Völpker NRT48 Schubert Motors and AM Moto Racing Compétition. The win netted the team €10,000 of prize money.

To shore up private teams lacking direct support from manufacturers, Eurosport Events, the organizers of each FIM EWC championship race and Dunlop have jointly created the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy. A total of €300,000 of prize money will be awarded to teams competing for the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy during the 2016 FIM EWC season.

The EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy was launched this weekend at the 24 Heures Motos, the opening round of the FIM EWC endurance world championship at Le Mans.

Privateers have always been part of motorbike endurance DNA. To encourage teams which do not benefit from direct support from bike manufacturers, Eurosport Events, local event promoters and Dunlop are launching the « EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy ». Throughout the FIM EWC 2016 season, 300 000 € prize money will be allocated to teams registered to the “EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy”.

Privateers have always been part of motorbike endurance DNA. To encourage teams which do not benefit from direct support from bike manufacturers, Eurosport Events, local event promoters and Dunlop are launching the « EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy ». Throughout the FIM EWC 2016 season, 300 000 € prize money will be allocated to teams registered to the “EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy”.