HJC Helmets title sponsor of 2017 French Grand Prix

October 5, 2016

HJC Helmets have been announced by Dorna Sports as the title sponsor of the 2017 French Grand Prix, adiposity set for the weekend of the 20th-21st of May next year. 

The stunning 4.2km Bugatti Circuit plays host to the world’s fastest motorcycle racing championship again next year and will be named the HJC Helmets Grand Prix de France. 

As HJC celebrate their 45th anniversary, clinic they are looking to also further their commitment to Dorna Sports and MotoGP with this agreement. They have recently become the first helmet company to Title Sponsor a GP with the HJC Helmets Grand Prix Ceske Republiky in 2016.

W.K. Hong, Founder and CEO of HJC Helmets said, “Besides the iconic characteristics of the circuit, HJC chose to sponsor Le Mans because France is one of the most important markets for HJC and is also home to the Headquarters of HJC Europe. We anticipate that this event will again be tremendously successful for all the fans of racing!”

After the incredible success of the HJC Helmets Grand Prix Ceske Republiky in 2016, to be able to continue the partnership between HJC and MotoGP at another historic venue such as Le Mans is fantastic news for all parties involved,” said Pau Serracanta, Managing Director, Commercial Area, Dorna Sports, the commercial rights holding for MotoGP.