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December 15, 2016
Dec 15 – All the Numbers from PIRELLI’s 2016 Formula One Season

  Milan, December 12, 2016 – “This has been an incredible season both on and off the track: here are a few facts and figures as a souvenir of a year that will go down in history. “Pirelli has introduced a brand new compound – the ultrasoft – and also new regulations that allowed teams…

December 2, 2016
No Harm in Quitting once You’ve Reached the Dizzy Heights!

   Mercedes AMG F1 2016 World Champion Nico Rosberg’s first stop was an early private jet to Malaysia Monday with Toto to honor a commitment to major sponsor Petrona. Image: motorsport.com.   By: Pablo Elizalde, News Editor Yesterday   NICO ROSBERG admitted he had to phone Mercedes boss Toto Wolff to tell him he was retiring because…

November 27, 2016
Martin Brundle is new Chairman of the Grand Prix Trust

  Note the female silhouette in the new logo.   IN my book, the affable Martin Brundle is top of the pops as far as Formula One commentating goes. The British driver, who competed in 158 F1 Grands Prix from ’84-’96 , takes over from Sir Jackie Stewart, the feisty Scot who is stepping aside…

November 26, 2016
PIRELLI Shows Entire Range of Wide 2017 Tyres in Abu Dhabi

Lap Times expected to be three seconds faster, on average, in 2017 Paul Hembery, Pirelli motorsport director: “We’re pleased by the results obtained with the majority of the specifications. We know however that the work is just beginning.” Image: Pirelli Motorsport.  Abu Dhabi, November 24, 2016 – The entire range of new P Zero tyres…

November 23, 2016
The same tyres for everyone at the first five Grands Prix of 2017

PIRELLI.COM / Racing Here’s why… Maybe it’s because the 2016 titles are already close to being wrapped up (with the only doubt being whether it’s going to be Rosberg or Hamilton lifting the championship trophy) but in the paddock people are already talking about next year. And given that next year is going to be…