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Pirelli ready to bid for new Formula 1 contract

Pirelli will seek to extend their Formula 1 tyre contract from 2017 onwards provided they are happy with the regulations and costs are affordable, chief executive Marco Tronchetti Provera said in...
MAGNY COURS, FRANCE - JUNE 30: A detail shot of a michelin tyre is seen in the paddock during previews for the French F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit Nevers on June 30, 2005 in Magny Cours, France. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Pirelli vs Michelin battle lines already drawn

The battle to be Formula 1's sole official tyre supplier in 2017 and beyond is already heating up between the interested tyre manufacturers.. On Friday, on behalf of Pirelli, former F1 driver turned...
LE MANS, FRANCE - JUNE 21: Michelin tyres are stacked in the paddock during previews for the Le Mans 24 Hour race at the Circuit de la Sarthe on June 21, 2013 in Le Mans, France. (Photo by Ker Robertson/Getty Images)

Race to be F1 tyre supplier in 2017 begins

Formula 1's governing body has launched the official tender process for the selection of the sport's tyre supplier in 2017 and beyond. Often controversially, Pirelli has been the sole supplier since...
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Pirelli day one report from Monaco

There was very little action during free practice today at Monaco, with the second free practice session featuring limited running due to heavy rain. With not so much rain forecast for the rest of the...
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Pirelli not sure tyre war is what F1 needs

Pirelli is not sure a tyre war is the solution to Formula 1's problems. In the past days and weeks, the fact the driving 'heroes' are often doing little more than keep their tyres alive at GP2-like pace...
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Pirelli unleash brand new supersoft for Monaco

Pirelli will tackle the unique twists and turns of Monaco with their all new supersoft tyre and warn that the manner in which drivers use the new rubber on the challenging street circuit will be...
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Pirelli preview the Monaco Grand Prix

The Monaco Grand Prix is the most prestigious race on the calendar, where the P Zero Red supersoft makes its debut this year, alongside the P Zero Yellow soft. The supersoft compound offers the most grip...
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Pirelli report from Barcelona Test

Every single slick compound of Pirelli’s 2015 range took to the track for the first in-season test of the year at Barcelona: the third test session in total to be held this year at Montmelo, following...
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Pirelli report from the Spanish Grand Prix

A variety of different two-stop and three-stop strategies characterised the battle for the podium at the Spanish Grand Prix sponsored by Pirelli: a closely poised race where tyre strategy made a crucial...
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2015 Spanish Grand Prix – Practice Sessions

The free practice sessions in Barcelona put the contained wear and degradation of the 2015 Pirelli Formula One compounds in evidence, underlining the trend that was initially seen at the Spanish circuit...
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Pirelli denies shift to softer tyres in 2015

Pirelli F1 chief Paul Hembery has denied reports the sole tyre supplier is shifting its focus towards softer compound options for the remainder of 2015. When asked about claims F1's official supplier...