Michelin – Official Tyre Supplier for RACE123

Korea's first international endurance race has just signed on Michelin as their official tyre.

Date Published: 06 Jan 2017

Seoul, South Korea –  J’s Consulting is extremely delighted to announce Michelin to be the official tyre supplier for RACE123, the first international endurance race in Korea.


As one of the most trusted and reputable tyre brands in the world, Michelin is not just a preferred choice for race teams and drivers, but globally celebrated races as well. As the official tyre supplier for competitions such as Formula E, World Endurance Championship and the World Rally Championship shares both vision and trajectory with RACE123 and promptly decided to include RACE123 to that esteemed list.

As manufacturers for some of the best tyres available in the market, Michelin will be supplying tyres to all participating classes from GT3, GTC, Sports Production, Touring Production 1 & 2. This effectively adds a dimension of familiarity for all race drivers, while providing high and reliable performance for participating race teams.


(Left) Patrick Dias, Asia-Pacific Motorsport Director of Michelin China, (Right) Hongsik Jeon, Managing Director of J’s Consulting

Managing Director of J’s Consulting, Mr. Hongsik JEON, asserts “Thanks to Michelin for deciding to be an official tyre supplier of RACE123. Through a successful event, it will be proved that Michelin’s vision was right”.

Additional Information

About RACE123: The first international long-distance endurance race in Korea, RACE123 will be held at the Korea International Circuit from the 20th to 22nd of April 2017. Regular registration ends on the 16th of February 2017.

Races in which Michelin is Official Tyre Supplier: FIA Formula E, FIA World Endurance Championship, FIA World Rally Championship, Asian Le Mans Series, TCR International Series, TCR Asia Series, GT Asia Series, Moto GP, etc…