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Vettel takes pole position for first Indian Grand Prix

Newly-crowned World Champion Sebastian Vettel has claimed another pole position with the P Zero Yellow soft tire: his 13th pole position of the year and the ninth that he has taken with Pirelli’s soft compound. Vettel set a time of 1m24.178s – more than three seconds faster than the time ...>


Vettel Versus Hembery: The World Champion Takes on a New Challenge

The newly crowned two-time Formula One World Champion Sebastian Vettel took on Pirelli’s motorsport director Paul Hembery in a unique tire fitting challenge at the Buddh International Circuit in India yesterday afternoon. Vettel and Hembery both had to fit a P Zero tire from scratch: involving mounting the tire on ...>


The 2011 Indian Grand Prix from a tire point of view

The Buddh International Circuit represents new territory for Formula One and Pirelli, in one of the fastest-growing automotive markets in the world. Tomorrow the drivers will experience the track for the first time: here are some of the biggest demands that the tires are likely to face on the 3.19 ...>