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 […]
30/01/2018 Pirelli concerned about new Barcelona surface Jan.30 (GMM) Pirelli is reportedly concerned that a new track surface in Barcelona could make pre-season F1 testing a challenge next month.
Just a month before F1's only winter testing […]
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 […]