On March 13, Bridgestone announced its domestic and international motorsports activities for 2015.
As part of their global activities for 2015, Bridgestone will be supplying tires for the MotoGP, World Solar Challenge, and the 24 Hours of Nurburgring, as well as continuing to supply their Firestone brand for the Indy Car series.
As for Japanese motorsports, Bridgestone will be involved with the best races in the country, which includes the Super GT and Super Formula auto races as well as the Suzuka 8-Hours motorcycle race. Theyâ€™ll also be in full support of participatory motorsports such as the GAZOO Racing 86/BRZ Race, Roadster Party Race II, and Gymkhana.
Bridgestone will be seeking victories with the teams, drivers, and riders of these motorsports by supplying their Potenza and Battlax racing tires for the auto and motorcycle races, respectively. Theyâ€™ll also be featuring their new Potenza RE-71R tires for the participatory motorsport events.
(Translated by Travis Yamabata)