Dunlop announces change in road race tire distribution

Buffalo, NY: Effective immediately, Erion Racing is no longer an authorized distributor for Dunlop road race products. Until such time that Dunlop designates a new distributor, customers seeking to purchase Dunlop road race product should contact Race Tire Service, Inc.

The toll-free phone number for Race Tire Service is 800-772-TIRE (800-772-8473). The direct line for orders or tech questions is 615-641-3323; fax 615-641-8959. Also, race tires can be ordered via email at, and online orders or requests for information can be obtained at Race Tire Service is available for phone orders from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Central time (7:00 AM – 3:00 PM Pacific time). Orders placed before 2:00 PM Central time will ship that day. All messages left will be returned the next day so orders can be shipped as quickly as possible.

This announcement has no impact on planned contingency programs for the 2012 race calendar and does not affect any current sub-distributors in the Western U.S. Dunlop plans to have trackside service at all key events beginning with the WERA West Sportsman Series at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA, on January 7 and 8.

###About Dunlop

Dunlop is the largest supplier of original equipment and replacement motorcycle tires in the U.S. and the only manufacturer of motorcycle tires in North America. With North American operations headquartered in Buffalo, NY, Dunlop has been making and selling high-quality tires in the U.S. since 1923.