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Pirelli gets wet in Valencia

Pirelli’s pre-season tire test program has entered its latest phase with the Italian company’s wet and intermediate rubber taking to the track for the first time, at the Valencia circuit in eastern Spain. The test also marked the first time that Spanish driver Pedro de la Rosa drove for Pirelli, ...>

Pirelli announces de la Rosa as F1 test driver

Spanish driver Pedro de la Rosa will replace Nick Heidfeld as Pirelli’s official test driver, as the legendary Italian firm gears up for its Formula One return. Heidfeld was recently appointed as a race driver for Sauber over the remainder of this season after carrying out the initial tests with ...>

Formula One star Kubica wins on Pirelli tires

Renault’s Robert Kubica has claimed Pirelli’s first ‘Formula One’ victory – more than six months before the Italian tire firm will turn a wheel in the season-opening 2011 Bahrain Grand Prix. Pirelli has recently signed a three-year agreement to supply Formula One, GP2 and GP3 with control tires, but remains ...>