27/08/2016 Pirelli back in the spotlight at Spa Aug.27 (GMM) Pirelli's tyres are back in the spotlight at Spa.
Many drivers complained about tyres that are blistering within a single practice lap of the Belgian layout, including […]
23/08/2015 Trouble brewing after Belgian grand prix Aug.23 (GMM) Sebastian Vettel ended Sunday's Belgian grand prix with a foul mood -- and a mandatory visit to the stewards. So angry was the Ferrari driver with his late-race Pirelli tyre […]
28/01/2016 Pirelli turned down Mercedes for wet test Jan.28 (GMM) Pirelli issued a polite 'no' to reigning world champion team Mercedes ahead of the recent wet tyre test at Paul Ricard. "When you're driving, you're always learning […]
27/01/2016 Pirelli plays down Raikkonen criticism Jan.27 (GMM) Pirelli has played down reports that Kimi Raikkonen is unhappy with F1's new generation of wet weather tyres. The Finnish driver was at the wheel of last year's Ferrari when […]
23/03/2016 Tyre rules have spiced up F1 – Hembery Mar.23 (GMM) Pirelli is sure the new tyre selection rules have succeeded in spicing up F1. Although the rules are complex, teams and drivers are essentially now allowed to choose three […]
24/08/2015 Vettel’s attack on Pirelli ‘not right’ – Lauda Aug.24 (GMM) Niki Lauda has leapt to Pirelli's defence, after Sebastian Vettel launched a stinging attack on the F1 tyre supplier following the Belgian grand prix. Following the […]
18/10/2016 F1 set for five second boost in 2017 – Wehrlein Oct.18 (GMM) Pascal Wehrlein thinks predictions of a five second per lap boost for F1 next year could be right.
The German is among only a handful of drivers who have been taking part in […]
16/02/2017 Pirelli prepares ‘backup tyres’ for 2017 Feb.16 (GMM) Pirelli has developed a range of 'backup' tyre compounds for 2017.
The F1 tyre supplier has said designing its significantly bigger, faster and less degrading slicks has […]
15/02/2017 Pirelli wants wet track for Barcelona test Feb.15 (GMM) F1's official tyre supplier wants a full day of official winter testing to take place on a wet track.
There will be only eight days of official running in Barcelona before […]