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2023
01
August
2023
| 11:57 Europe/Amsterdam
That was the key to victory in last weekend's GTWC race, and it will also be the key to victory in next weekend's DTM round
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16
July
2023
| 18:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Nine-time motorbike champion and Italian motorsport legend Valentino Rossi was helped to his first championship race win on four wheels today with P Zero tyres from Pirelli: exclusive supplier to the GT World Challenge.However, his victory at the Mis...
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13
July
2023
| 18:09 Europe/Amsterdam
A record number of participants, with 42 cars entered, and scorching temperatures, which together with the typical pitfalls of the Romagna track threaten to put drivers, cars and tyres to the test. This is the calling card of the Misano round of the ...
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02
July
2023
| 17:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Mourned within hours of the start by the tragic accident in the Formula regional support race that claimed the young life of driver Dilano Van'T Hoff, the Spa 24 Hours proved to be a spectacular and always uncertain race in the 2023 edition.  After 2...
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29
June
2023
| 09:54 Europe/Amsterdam
The competing cars will be fitted with the P Zero DHF, developed for the latest generation of GT carsMilder temperatures and uncertain weather the biggest unknowns at the challengeMatteo Braga: "Tyre management is crucial for the race"...
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25
June
2023
| 16:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Audi became the fourth brand to win out of four races so far in the Pirelli-equipped DTM, as the championship visited Zandvoort in Holland for round two.With its steep banked corners and twisty rollercoaster layout, the tyres are worked hard at the h...
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24
June
2023
| 13:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Banking and loads the circuit's biggest pitfallsParticular attention must also be paid to the track's grip variationsBraga: "To achieve a balance between peak and consistency of performance, optimising the warm-up phases, it is best never to go below...
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14
June
2023
| 14:31 Europe/Amsterdam
A record entry of 40 Pirelli-equipped cars will line up for the next round of the Fanatec GT World Challenge Asia Powered by AWS at Fuji in Japan this weekend, which is also the opening round of the Fanatec Japan Cup event.Pirelli is sole supplier to...
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18
May
2023
| 15:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the leading racing teams have chosen the P zero range for the challenge of the "Green Hell"“P lunga” supplies the latest generation of tyres to Dinamic's Porsche and Dörr's Aston Martin. Collaborations also with BMW and HRT and Snitzeralm's M...
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23
April
2023
| 20:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Rowe Racing sealed a convincing one-two in the opening round of the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe: the pinnacle of GT racing, exclusively equipped by Pirelli. A total  of 55 GT3 cars raced for three hours at Monza, with the two Rowe Racing BMW M4...
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17
April
2023
| 14:21 Europe/Amsterdam
ALL THE CLASSES WILL USE THE NEW P ZERO DHF TYRE
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05
February
2023
| 13:26 Europe/Amsterdam
After the fastest-ever qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hours at Mount Panorama, round one of the Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli, the top three fought all the way to chequered flag during the fastest race in the history of the Austral...
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2022
03
October
2022
| 17:41 Europe/Amsterdam
The GT World Challenge Europe season came to a close in Spain this weekend,  with victory for Dinamic Porsche and Alessio Picariello, Klaus Bachler and Matteo Cairoli at the final round of the Endurance Cup at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.With ...
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31
July
2022
| 20:35 Europe/Amsterdam
A total of 40 cars from the 66 that started finished the Spa 24 Hours, with the number 88 Team Akkodis AMG-Mercedes of Raffaele Marciello, Jules Gounon, and Dani Juncadella winning with a margin of 31.040 seconds over the similar Team Getspeed car, w...
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25
July
2022
| 15:26 Europe/Amsterdam
The 66 cars will use Pirelli’s DHF tyres, making their debut at the Spa 24 Hours. More grip and higher speeds thanks to a re-asphalted surface .Matteo Braga: “We’re expecting a fast 24 hours. The new layout introduces fresh challenges for cars and ty...
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2021
05
May
2021
| 10:25 Europe/Amsterdam
*Sprint format makes its 2021 debut following opening endurance round at Monza*Two hour-long races at Magny-Cours this weekend: one at night and one in the day*The former home of the French Grand Prix provides a wide-ranging challenge for tyresMilan,...
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19
April
2021
| 12:31 Europe/Amsterdam
April 19, 2021. Christian Engelhart, Matteo Cairoli and Klaus Bachler claimed a brilliant GT World Challenge Europe victory in tricky weather conditions on the opening round of the season at Monza. The Porsche trio applied a solid strategy throughout...
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14
April
2021
| 12:35 Europe/Amsterdam
*Pirelli’s DHE tyres return home for the first round of the GT World Challenge*GT2 class – with more power but less downforce than GT3 – makes its debut*Nine manufacturers, 29 teams, and more than 125 drivers to take part in the main raceMilan, April...
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2019
15
April
2019
| 15:38 Europe/Amsterdam
The Cinturato WH wet weather tyre from Pirelli was one of the keys to Porsche’s first victory at a Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup round for nearly seven years. The race weekend was wet from start to finish, with qualifying – where Lamborghini w...
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10
April
2019
| 19:11 Europe/Amsterdam
The Blancpain GT Series begins only a few kilometres from Pirelli headquarters, at Monza this weekend. Almost 50 cars will participate in the three-hour Endurance Cup race, for which Pirelli will supply approximately 1000 tyres across the whole weeke...
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15
March
2019
| 09:42 Europe/Amsterdam
The Blancpain GT Series has got underway this week with two days of testing at Paul Ricard in France, combined with media opportunities. Almost 50 cars took to the track, made up of 32 teams and 11 different models. Testing provided the teams with...
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2018
01
December
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Turkey won the inaugural FIA GT Nations Cup in Bahrain, following an hour-long finale under the lights on Saturday evening. The winning car was a Mercedes-AMG GT3 driven by Salih Yoluc and Ayhancan Guven, which was at the forefront of the two qualify...
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27
November
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In line with its philosophy of constantly innovating to take on new challenges and initiatives, Pirelli is proud to support the inaugural FIA GT Nations Cup in Bahrain, which takes place on Saturday 1 December. This new race is designed for nation...
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12
November
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
For the fourth consecutive year, Pirelli will be the exclusive supplier of the FIA GT World Cup, held on the epic Macau Guia circuit: one of the great tracks in motorsport history, where legends such as Ayrton Senna and Michael Schumacher began to ma...
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01
November
2018
| 15:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Six era-defining sports cars, six of their racing variants, and six competition tyres that were built especially for them: the story of the Ferrari Challenge covers 26 years and some of the most important models ever to come from Maranello, whose com...
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29
October
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli is committed to being the leading supplier of GT racing tyres to the most prestigious car companies in the world, and the championship that represents GT racing across all four corners of the globe is the Intercontinental GT Challenge.At the ...
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19
September
2018
| 17:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Italian tyre firm Pirelli, the sole supplier to Formula 1, will once again exclusively equip the FIA GT World Cup in Macau this year, from November 16-18. Pirelli has also secured the contract to exclusively supply the inaugural FIA GT Nations Cup, w...
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26
July
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli is once again at Spa in Belgium preparing for the biggest race on its calendar: the 70th 24 Hours of Spa, involving 12,000 tyres and more than 100 people.So big is Pirelli’s commitment to this endurance classic, that the team has been setting...
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04
June
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
After six hours of thrilling racing, the 1000-kilometre Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup race into darkness at Paul Ricard came down to the very last lap. The Lexus RC F GT3 run by Emil Frey Racing claimed its first victory in the series in the hand...
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31
May
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Blancpain GT Series heads to the south of France for the third round of this year’s Endurance Cup: a six-hour race around the Paul Ricard circuit. Double the length of a regular Endurance Cup race, the event is seen as preparation for the biggest...
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