04/09/2016 2017 pre-season test dates emerge Sep.4 (GMM) The 2017 calendar is really starting to take shape, as the dates for the pre-season test schedule now emerge in the Monza paddock.
Earlier, it was suggested Pirelli wanted […]
15/02/2017 Fans to see ‘real’ F1 passing in 2017 Feb.15 (GMM) F1 fans will see more "real" overtaking in 2017, according to Pirelli.
Some are worried that, as downforce increases dramatically this year, the shorter braking distances […]
11/01/2016 Three teams named for Pirelli test Jan.11 (GMM) Only three teams will be in action later this month as Pirelli develops its wet-weather F1 tyres. F1's official supplier on Monday announced that Ferrari, Red Bull and […]
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 […]
10/08/2016 Pirelli wants Bahrain test for 2017 tyres Aug.10 (GMM) Pirelli chief Paul Hembery has revealed he is pushing for track testing to take place in warmer locations, admitting Bahrain would be "ideal".
Recently at Hockenheim, team […]
29/01/2015 Pirelli introduces new super-soft for 2015 Jan.29 (GMM) Pirelli will introduce an all-new 'super soft' tyre in 2015. The official F1 supplier's Paul Hembery said recently that despite expecting the field to be significantly […]
29/06/2015 F1 drops Jerez as 2016 test venue Jun.29 (GMM) F1 has reportedly dumped Jerez as a winter test location for 2016. Germany's Auto Motor und Sport claims that, to cut costs, the sport has decided to reduce its official […]
05/03/2015 2015 Pirelli tyres ‘not spectacular’ – Hamilton Mar.5 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton has admitted his ongoing concerns about Pirelli's F1 tyres. In 2013, drivers were bemoaning the quality and high degradation of the Italian supplier's product, […]
21/05/2015 Pirelli not sure F1 needs ‘tyre war’ May 21 (GMM) Pirelli is not sure a 'tyre war' is the solution to F1's problems. In the past days and weeks, the fact the driving 'heroes' are often doing little more than keep their […]