The two-wheel challenges of the 2013 season
2013 sees Pirelli involved in top single-tyre and open-tyre world and national motorcycle racing competitions. Indeed, the Milanese company continues to act as sole tyre supplier for all classes of the World Superbike Championship and several teams in the MX1 and MX2 classes of the World Motocross Championship, the Endurance World Championship and the Master of Endurance competitions. Turning to the most important local championships, in Italy, Pirelli continues in the CIV (Italian Speed Championship) Stock 600 class, while supporting trophies such as the Honda Cup, Motorex Cup and 125 SP Cup. In the United Kingdom, Pirelli is sole tyre supplier and Presenting Sponsor of the BSB, tyre supplier to Superbike and Supersport classes and as of this year Pirelli will also supply tyres to the Superstock 1000 and 600 categories, as well as the Ducati 848 Challenge and Triumph Triple Challenge. It will act as supplier to the 600 Cup and Top Twin Cup in France, the Junior Cup in Germany, BMW Cup and MotoDes Pre-GP and Moto3 classes in Spain and Pro SBK in Sweden. Outside Europe, Pirelli is once again sole supplier to the Brazilian Superbike Series, the Canadian Superbike and Supersport championships, the Malaysia Supersport Series and the Stock 1000 Cup held in South Africa and Costa Rica. Finally, in 2013 the elongated P logo will also be supporting several teams in the open-tyre classes of the IDM in Germany, FSBK in France, CIV in Italy, ONK in Holland and the national championships of Belgium, Czech Republic, Poland, Greece, Austria, Switzerland, Serbia, Australia and New Zealand, as well as the Alpe Adria Road Racing Championship.