MOTORSPORT WORLD


At national level Pirelli will continue to supply hundreds of drivers entering domestic circuit racing championships. Here you can find some brief information on our presence in the various countries.

ARGENTINA

Racing Argentina
Racing Argentina
Racing Argentina
Racing Argentina
Racing Argentina

The Top Race V6 is considered the most modern category of motor racing in Argentina. The big names of Argentinian motorsport compete in this category. These cars, fitted with tyres in size 285/645-18, have a V6 engine with 350 HP that allow showing drivers qualities and teams track work.


This category is similar to DTM in Germany.


The TC2000 is one of the more traditional categories of Argentina relies on the involvement of the major automakers. With its 410CV, Super TC2000 is the most technology rallty advanced category and the most powerful in South America. All cars use 285/645-18 tyres.


In addition to the TC 2000, the event includes Formula Renault for professional drivers, and Línea Cometizione for gentleman drivers.

AUSTRALIA

Australia GT Championship
Australia GT Championship

Australia GT Championship.
Pirelli is the Official Tyre Supplier to the 2014 Australian GT Championship. Australian GT Championship series, modeled on the Blancpain GT3 Championship, showcases the latest GT3 cars using a ‘balance of performance’ system to ensure close competition between the different marques as Mercedes, Audi, Porsche, Ferrari, Aston Martin and other mkes. Australian GT's aim is to provide an arena and atmosphere that gives all competitors a high level of competitive enjoyment that promotes a desire to participate and attracts new competitors.


Porsche GT3 Championship.
Pirelli si the Official Tyre Supplier to the Australian Porsche GT3 Championship.This internationally endorsed Porsche series, the GT3 Cup Challenge is a feeder series into the Carrera Cup series. The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Australia presented by Pirelli is an affordable, entertaining, competitive and high-exposure series designed to showcase new & upcoming drivers together with more experienced drivers.

BRAZIL

Racing Brazil

STOCK CAR is the biggest category of Brazilian motorsport. There are around 32 cars vying for the championship in 21 steps in 8 cities of Brazil. The tires used for Stock Car are made in Turkey.
For the access category (Brasileiro de Turismo) there are 18 cars on the grid using tyres made in Brasil.

Porsche CUP and Porsche Challenge is the newest competition in which Pirelli is the official tyre supplier for all cars. There are 22 cars in the Cup category and 22 cars in the Challenge category. In total there are 9 races, with 2 international races (Portugal and Argentina) and other 7 rounds in Brazilian territory.
All cars are using Pirelli tyres of Turkish origin.

In Lancer Cup we have 25 cars in the category RS and 20 cars in the category Evo. All cars are prepared by the official Mitsubishi team.
All cars are using Pirelli tyres from Turkey.

The category "Brasileiro de Marcas" (Brazilian Brands) makes its debut in 2011 using the same patterns as Argentinian TC2000.
All 20 cars have the same setup but sponsored by an official brand (Chevrolet, Volkswagen, Renault and others).
There are 8 races with 50 min each, running in 7 different Brazilian cities.
The tyres used by the "Brasileiro de Marcas" are in size 285/645-18 produced in Brazil.

Considered the largest Formula category in South America, Formula 3 is the traditional school of great drivers.
Cars are built with the same materials and technology as Formula 1. The chassis are made of carbon fiber and the cars use tyres 200/540-13 front and 250/575-13 rear produced in Turkey.
The championship includes nine events, held at the major racetracks in South America

For more info please visit: www.pirelli.com.br

China

Rally China

Boss GP:

Since the launch of Race Car Carnival in 2011, as the cooperation partner of Pirelli, Shanghai Unique Motorsport has become one of the most successful organizers of race car motorsport in China. The participants of Boss GP are more than 30.

The complete motorsport product range, excellent performance and professional technical assistance have made Pirelli a reliable partner that ensures the success of the event.

Czech Republic

International Czech Championship:

2014 Czech national formula class up to 1400 ccm is using exclusively Pirelli formula slick tyres on race tracks in Czech, Slovak, Poland, Hungary and Austria in Central European Zone championship.

Denmark

Pirelli is the official supplier to Danish Formula Ford Championship.

Tyres are also available for national championships and races.

More info: www.motorsportshop.dk

Estonia

Estonia
Pirelli tyres are available for national championships and races.

More info: www.latakko.lv

Finland

Finland
Pirelli tyres are available for national championships and races.

More info: www.pirellimotorsport.fi

FRANCE

Racing france
Racing france

In 2014, Pirelli will be the official partner in different Track-Days events:


P Zero Experience provide GT owners with the possibility to drive on legendary circuits with customized advices in order to get the best of Pirelli tyres and GT performance.


Club Ferrari France organizes every year prestigious events for its 400 members.


For more info please visit: www.pirelli.fr

GERMANY

Racing Germany
Racing Germany

In 2014 the VLN (Veranstaltergemeinschaft Langstreckenmeisterschaft Nürburgring) series will include 10 events. With an average of 180 cars, the VLN is the most popular motorsports racing series.


Within VLN series, Pirelli is the official supplier for TMG GT86 Cup, organize by TMG – Toyota Motorsport GmbH.

GREECE

Racing Germany


In 2013 Pirelli had a strong presence among all national championships and races with many individual successes. In 2014 Pirelli Greece will continue participating in motor sport championships in the categories of Hill Climbing, Rally and Circuit.

Latvia

Latvia
Pirelli tyres are available for national championships and races.

More info: www.latakko.lv

Lithuania

Lithuania
Pirelli tyres are available for national championships and races.

More info: www.latakko.lv

NETHERLAND


Supercar Challenge:


In 2014 Pirelli UK agreed a three year supply to the Supercar Challenge based in Holland with races all over Northern Europe including UK, after twelve years of using other brands Pirelli managed the transition smoothly with all teams complimenting the product.

Supercar Challenge regularly attracts grids of over 60 cars and includes one of the most varied GT grids in Europe.

Norway

Norway
Pirelli tyres are available for national championships and races.

More info: www.gundersenmotorsport.no

Sweden

Pirelli tyres are available for national championships and races.

More info: www.tl-racing.se

UK

Iberian Supercars Trophy

GT Cup
The GT Cup is a sprint racing series that is open to both professional and gentleman drivers that takes place at circuits across the UK. A wide variety of cars are eligible to compete, including the McLaren MP4-12C, Ferrari 458, Audi R8 and the Aston Martin Vantage. There are three classes in the Championship that are based on power to weight ratio.

Ferrari Open
The Ferrari Open Championship is open to any Ferrari built since 1990. The championship regularly sees grids in excess of 30 cars that include large numbers of F458, F430 and F360, as well as some of the rarer cars, such as the F40. Pirelli Also supports the Ferrari Formula Classic and the Ferrari Hill climb that are also run by the Ferrari Owners Club of Great Britain.

Mini Challenge
Pirelli will be going into its second year as the control tyre of the Mini Challenge. 2014 will see both the Club and the John Cooper Works Classes running on slicks and wets. The Mini Challenge is seen as a great starting point for aspiring young drivers and continues to field strong grids in excess of 30 cars per round.

Porsche Club of Great Britain – Club Championship
Pirelli continue to be the control tyre for the Porsche Club GB’s race series, the Club Championship. The series uses slicks and wets utilizing DH and WH compounds and always guarantees exciting close ricing. The Championship sees a variety of cars competing including the 911, Boxster, 968, 924 and 944.

For more info please visit: www.pirelli.co.uk.

USA

Pirelli World Challenge
Pirelli Drivers Cup
Pirelli Cayman Interseries Endurance Cup Championship
Pirelli Drivers Cup
Pirelli Drivers Cup
Pirelli Drivers Cup

Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy
Pirelli Tire North America is the official tire supplier and title sponsor of the Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA West racing series. This is the premier Porsche Club racing series in the United States, featuring Porsche 911 Cup cars, with the series objective of creating competitive seat time to further educate and develop each driver’s race craft. It also gives owners the unique opportunity to drive their Cup cars on Pirelli P Zero racing slick and on some of the North America’s most evocative racing circuits.

Pirelli World Challenge
The Pirelli World Challenge is one of the most prominent production-based SCCA sanctioned championship series in North America. Pirelli is the title sponsor and official tire supplier of the series for all four classes (GT, GTS, TC, TC-B) within the series. This series allows Pirelli a unique exposure to a variety of different manufactures and race teams. Each race is a maximum of 50 minutes in length and all featuring standing starts. Pirelli brings to each race their P Zero racing slick and the P Zero racing rain tire.

Aston Martin GT4 Challenge North America
Pirelli has become the official tire sponsor for the GT4 Challenge in North America. This series is made up of gentleman drivers who all compete in an Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT4’s with 445 hp, paddle-shift transmission, aero kit and Pirelli P Zero racing slicks. In addition, Aston Martin Racing offers a unique driver training program to allow gentlemen drivers to develop and enhance their skills on the track. This series allows gentlemen drivers to experience the ultimate racing technical component, the P Zero racing slick.
All World Challenge races are a maximum of 50 minutes in length and feature standing starts with popular cars from the world’s leading manufacturers racing head-to-head.

NARRA: US GT Championship and SRT Viper Cup
The US GT Championship is open to any GT-style, four-wheel, closed-fender cars that meet the NARRA safety requirements. The sanctioning body separates the cars in the series into four categories based upon a sliding power-to-weight ratio: GT-U, GT-1 and GT-2.
Pirelli’s recent involvement in the SRT Viper Cup, mirrors Pirelli’s OE relationship on the STR Viper and Viper GTS. Both vehicles come standard with the P Zero and P Zero Corsa UHP radials. The SRT Viper Cup is a homologated gentlemen’s series, taking place at tracks throughout North America.

Challenge Club Racing
The Forza Tifosi Challenge is a partnership between Challenge Club Racing (CCR) and Forza, “The Magazine about Ferrari”. This historic Ferrari Challenge series is a revival of the classic gentleman Ferrari racing series of past years. The races take place at exotic car festivals and as professional support races throughout the United States.

For more info please visit: www.pirelli.us

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