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 […]
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 […]
27/11/2016 Pirelli working to improve wet tyres Nov.27 (GMM) Pirelli is taking the F1 drivers' feedback on board and is working on improving its rain tyres.
That is the claim of Mario Isola, a leading official of F1's official […]
22/05/2017 Teams ‘exaggerating’ data to Pirelli May 22 (GMM) Pirelli has admitted some teams have "exaggerated" downforce values as the F1 supplier sets its tyre operating guidelines before grands prix.
In Barcelona, the Italian […]
16/02/2017 No tyre problem in Vettel crash – Hembery Feb.16 (GMM) Paul Hembery has denied an early flaw with Pirelli's 2017 tyres may already have been uncovered.
In 2013, F1's official supplier came under a bright spotlight when several […]
14/05/2017 Drivers pushing for hard tyre axe May 14 (GMM) F1 drivers will reportedly lobby official tyre supplier Pirelli to drop the hardest tyres from its 2017 compound range.
The Italian marque's hard compound selection for […]
28/05/2017 Pirelli agrees to drop hardest tyre compounds May 28 (GMM) Pirelli has confirmed reports it will drop the hardest tyre compounds from its selection for July's British grand prix.
Following recent controversy, the drivers lobbied […]
22/08/2015 Pirelli rules out tyre failure in Rosberg blowout Aug.22 (GMM) Nico Rosberg's 300kph blowout at Spa-Francorchamps on Friday was not caused by a structural tyre failure. That is the highly anticipated news from Pirelli early on Saturday, […]