Michelin helped Suzuki

Suzuki Gsxr home

Gsxr 750 1988
Moineau and Igoa campaigned a Gsxr 750 in World Endurance competition
Significant changes to the Gsxr 750 for 1990

Suzuki moto switched to a 17-inch front wheel for quicker, lighter steering response, which would become the de facto standard for sportbikes.
Michelin helped the company develop a new breed of radial tire for the bike as well.