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Formula 1 and Pirelli: The 2017 Season Numbers

Mario Isola, Pirelli’s Head of Car Racing: In a record-breaking season, we have collected record-breaking numbers. Formula 1 introduced radical new technical regulations this year, which resulted in the fastest cars ever seen in the sport’s history. So our mission was to build the fastest-ever tires – 25% wider than ...>

Teams get first taste of 2018 Pirelli Formula 1 range; Vettel fastest on new P Zero pink hypersoft tire at Abu Dhabi test

Hamilton praises the new pink hypersoft: “Best tire Pirelli has ever made” Formula 1 teams test 20 sets of tires each over two days at the Yas Marina circuit MARIO ISOLA – PIRELLI’S HEAD OF CAR RACING “We completed a record-breaking 2017 season featuring 25% wider tires and some ofthe ...>

Dramatic Formula 2 weekend in Abu Dhabi centers on tire strategy; new winners crowned in GP3

FORMULA 2 The Feature Race winner: Tire strategy was at the forefront of the Formula 2 Feature Race, with very different approaches deciding the outcome. DAMS driver Oliver Rowland started on the supersoft tire and then made an early switch to the soft tire on lap eight, managing this soft ...>