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2020
19
March
2020
| 10:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, March 19 – Pirelli is bringing the following compounds to the 2020 Monaco Grand Prix (May 21-24, calendar to be confirmed). ...
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10
March
2020
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, March 10, 2020 – The FIA has communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Bahrain Grand Prix (March, 20-22) ...
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09
March
2020
| 14:01 Europe/Amsterdam
WHY WE’VE CHOSEN THE TYRES   ...
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05
March
2020
| 11:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, March 5 – Pirelli is bringing the following compounds to the 2020 Spanish Grand Prix (Montmeló, May 8-10). ...
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03
March
2020
| 12:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, March 3, 2020 – The FIA has communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Australian Grand Prix (March 13-15). ...
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28
February
2020
| 19:50 Europe/Amsterdam
MARIO ISOLA - HEAD OF F1 AND CAR RACING “The second test was again very productive, albeit affected by some rain and wind yesterday, which reshaped the programmes slightly and reset the track to some extent. That’s probably why some of the times w...
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27
February
2020
| 10:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, February 27 – Pirelli is bringing the following compounds to the 2020 Dutch Grand Prix (Zandvoort, May 1-3) and Canada Grand Prix (Montréal, June 12-14) ...
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21
February
2020
| 19:13 Europe/Amsterdam
MARIO ISOLA - HEAD OF F1 AND CAR RACING “We had good weather conditions and a low number of red flags, which enabled plenty of running, thanks also to an impressive level of reliability from all the cars. The fastest times were considerably faster...
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20
February
2020
| 10:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, February 20 – Pirelli is bringing the following compounds to the 2020 Azerbaijan Grand Prix (Baku, June 5-7). ...
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2019
10
December
2019
| 17:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, December 10 – Pirelli is bringing the following compounds to the 2020 Australian Grand Prix (Melbourne, March 13-15), 2020 Bahrain Grand Prix (Sakhir, March 20-22), 2020 Vietnam Grand Prix (Hanoi, April 3-5) and 2020 Chinese Grand Prix (Shangh...
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10
December
2019
| 16:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, December 10 - Having analysed all the results and team assessments from the recent test in Abu Dhabi, a vote for the specification of the tyres for the 2020 Season was carried out according to Article 12.6.1 of the technical regulations. The v...
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04
December
2019
| 16:30 Europe/Amsterdam
MARIO ISOLA - HEAD OF F1 AND CAR RACING “We completed two days of testing with the 2020 tyres in temperatures that were more typical of the Formula 1 season. The most important part was giving teams the opportunity to run the 2020 tyres back-to-ba...
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01
December
2019
| 17:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Abu Dhabi, December 1, 2019 Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won the final race of the season with a one-stop medium-hard strategy, just like Red Bull’s Max Verstappen in second. However, the third-placed Ferrari of Charles Leclerc adopted a differe...
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30
November
2019
| 17:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Abu Dhabi, November 30, 2019 – Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has claimed pole position using the Red soft tyre in Abu Dhabi, breaking his own outright track record from last year’s qualifying session. Hamilton got through Q2 on the Yellow medium tyr...
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29
November
2019
| 16:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Abu Dhabi, November 29, 2019 WHAT WE LEARNED FROM FP1 AND FP2 Both practice sessions ran largely as expected, despite a couple of interruptions in the morning and another red flag in the afternoon that disrupted the long runs. The FP2 session...
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25
November
2019
| 14:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, November 25 – For the 21st and final grand prix of the year, Pirelli is bringing the very softest combination of tyres in its range: C3 as the White hard, C4 as the Yellow medium, and C5 as the Red soft. These are well-matched to the smooth su...
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19
November
2019
| 09:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, November 19, 2019 – The FIA has communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (November 29 – December 1). ...
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17
November
2019
| 21:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Interlagos, November 17, 2019 Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won a dramatic safety car affected race with three pit stops, having started from pole. He made his final stop under the penultimate safety car, sacrificing his lead to Mercedes driver Lewis ...
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16
November
2019
| 21:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Interlagos, November 16, 2019 – Red Bull driver Max Verstappen was fastest in qualifying for the third time this year, having used the soft tyre from start to finish of each session. The red tyre will be used by those at the front of the grid tomorro...
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15
November
2019
| 21:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Interlagos, November 15, 2019 WHAT WE LEARNED FROM FP1 AND FP2 Rain this morning that meant FP1 was declared a wet session. The FP2 session in the afternoon was dry but cool, with ambient temperatures of around 20 degrees centigrade. Red Bul...
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11
November
2019
| 14:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, November 11 – For the penultimate race of the season, Formula 1 remains in the American continent for the Brazilian Grand Prix, at the iconic Interlagos venue where so many stories from Formula 1 history have been written. This year, Pirelli t...
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05
November
2019
| 14:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, November 5, 2019 – The FIA has communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Brazilian Grand Prix (November 15-17). ...
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03
November
2019
| 23:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Austin, November 3, 2019 Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas won the United States Grand Prix with a two-stopper, while his team mate Lewis Hamilton claimed his sixth title after finishing in second place with a one-stopper. As has often been the case...
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03
November
2019
| 00:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Austin, November 2 – Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas claimed pole position for the United States Grand Prix, also setting a new track record in the process. Bottas’s pole time was set on the red soft compound tyre, but his best Q2 time was establishe...
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01
November
2019
| 23:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Austin, November 1, 2019 WHAT WE LEARNED FROM FP1 AND FP2 Conditions were incredibly cold for the first day of free practice in Austin. First thing in the morning, ambient temperatures were barely above freezing – just one degree centigrade –...
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28
October
2019
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, October 28 – As Formula 1 moves from Central to North America, the same tyre nomination has been selected for Austin as for Mexico City: C2 as the White hard, C3 as the Yellow medium, and C4 as the Red soft. The Circuit of the Americas, which ...
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27
October
2019
| 23:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Mexico City, October 27 Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won the Mexican Grand Prix from the second row of the grid, using a one-stop medium-hard strategy. This tactic, used by the top three, was predicted to be possible but tricky in the demanding ...
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26
October
2019
| 22:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Mexico, October 26 – Red Bull driver Max Verstappen wrapped up his second pole position this year, after a tricky qualifying session. Verstappen set the pole time on the soft tyre but will start the race on the medium tyre – used by six of the top 10...
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25
October
2019
| 23:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Mexico City, October 25, 2019 WHAT WE LEARNED FROM FP1 AND FP2 Although conditions were cool and slippery all day following some overnight rain (with track temperatures never exceeding 39 degrees centigrade) Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel’s ...
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22
October
2019
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, October 22, 2019 – The FIA has communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming United States Grand Prix (November 1-3) ...
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