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Pirelli puts the accent on strategy in Australia

Pirelli’s 2012-specification tyres delivered on their promise to provide a greater variety of race strategies by decreasing the performance gaps between the compounds this year. The new versions of the P Zero Yellow soft and P Zero White medium were nominated for the Australian Grand Prix, but the drivers had ...>

Hamilton claims pole position at Albert Park

McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton has taken pole position for the Australian Grand Prix, using Pirelli’s P Zero Yellow soft tyre to set a time of 1m24.922s around the Albert Park circuit. Hamilton beat his team mate Jenson Button to claim the 21st pole position of his career and the first ...>

P Zero Slicks and Cinturato wets see action in Melbourne

Pirelli’s 2012 season got underway with the new Cinturato Green intermediate tyre – named after the range with which Pirelli started its original Formula One campaign in the 1950s – as Toro Rosso’s new recruit Jules Vergne took to a damp track in Albert Park for the first free practice ...>