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The German Grand Prix from a tyre point of view: Hockenheim, 20-22 July 2012

NEW HARD COMPOUND READY FOR PRACTICE DEBUT IN GERMANY What’s the story? Pirelli’s latest specification of the P Zero Silver hard tyre was scheduled to make its debut in free practice at Silverstone – before the famous British weather decided otherwise. Consequently, the new hard tyre will now be brought ...>

Alonso becomes first two-time race winner of 2012 with Pirelli

By using a two-stop strategy, Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso became the first driver to win two races in the 2012 season, taking the championship lead thanks to an emotional victory on home territory. Alonso qualified 11th on the grid but made up 10 places with two short stints on the P ...>

Vettel makes more history with Pirelli

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel is now the third most successful qualifier in Formula One history, joining Jim Clark and Alain Prost on 33 pole positions, after using Pirelli P Zero Yellow soft tyres to set a time of 1m38.086s in Valencia. Only Michael Schumacher and Ayrton Senna have claimed ...>