Newsroom Pirelli (Motorsport)

2019
18
November
2019
| 08:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, November 15, 201. Pirelli has an even greater presence at this year’s running of the prestigious Macau Grand Prix, exclusively supplying not only the fifth running of the FIA GT World Cup but also the new-look FIA Formula 3 World Cup. This...
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28
October
2019
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
In response to the evolution of supersport machines, and confirming Pirelli's role as a leading tyre manufacturer in the international racing scene, starting from 2020 all WorldSBK Championship classes will use DIABLO™ Superbike slick tyres In the...
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26
October
2019
| 12:27 Europe/Amsterdam
In WorldSBK Rea wins all the races, whereas in WorldSSP300 victory goes to Scott Deroue Álvaro Bautista and Randy Krummenacher are the 2019 winners of the Pirelli Best Lap Awards as they are the riders who did the most race fast laps in their respect...
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25
October
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Under the spotlights that brightly illuminate the Losail Circuit Sports Club of Doha, Qatar, five-time World Champion Jonathan Rea won Race 1 of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship. With this victory, his 15th of the season, the Northern Irish...
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21
October
2019
| 10:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Losail will host the last challenge for the WorldSSP title between Yamaha riders Krummenacher, Caricasulo and Cluzel while Kawasaki and Ducati will play for the WorldSBK Manufacturers Championship. The debut on the Qatari circuit for the WorldSSP300 ...
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13
October
2019
| 08:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Today on the Argentinian San Juan Villicum circuit, five-time World Champion and newly crowned 2019 World Champion, Jonathan Rea, did a fantastic double astride his Kawasaki ZX-10RR, winning both the Tissot Superpole® Race and Race 2 in the MOTUL FIM...
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07
October
2019
| 09:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Next weekend the San Juan Villicum Circuit in Argentina will host, for the second consecutive year, the penultimate round of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship. To tackle the track, built in 2018 at the foot of the Andean cordillera, not far ...
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30
September
2019
| 08:52 Europe/Amsterdam
The historic TT Circuit of Assen hosted the 73rd edition of the FIM Motocross of Nations, the most important event for national teams that closes the international racing season. The track, built over the final section of the famous asphalt circuit, ...
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29
September
2019
| 21:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Sochi, September 29, 2019 – Nyck de Vries clinched the Formula 2 title with one round to go, while Robert Shwartzman claimed the inaugural Formula 3 title at the final round in Russia. Both drivers took their titles on Saturday, with Shwartzman then ...
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29
September
2019
| 09:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Today on the French Magny-Cours circuit in Nevers, Kawasaki rider Jonathan Rea was crowned FIM Superbike World Champion for the fifth year in a row, earning international motorcycle racing legendary status as the most victorious rider ever in the Wor...
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24
September
2019
| 13:29 Europe/Amsterdam
The inaugural winner of the Pirelli-supported FIA Formula 3 Championship will be decided at the final round in Sochi, with Robert Shwartzman defending a lead of 33 points over Prema team-mate Jehan Daruvala. The Formula 2 title could also be settled ...
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23
September
2019
| 10:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Next weekend the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship circus moves to France where, at the Nevers Magny-Cours circuit, the third to last round of the season will take place.Pirelli is the Event Main Sponsor of this last European event, which for th...
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17
September
2019
| 09:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Milano, 16 September 2019 – Pirelli SCORPION™ Trail II is once again confirmed as the best tyres in the enduro street segment. In this case, it was the prestigious British magazine RiDE which in the November issue, (currently on newsstands), dedicate...
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09
September
2019
| 09:42 Europe/Amsterdam
For the second year in a row Afyon hosted the Grand Prix of Turkey and for what was the penultimate round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship. The Turkish layout was predominantly hard-pack but roughened-up significantly during the weekend b...
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09
September
2019
| 08:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Formula 2 and Formula 3 put on some great racing for the Italian Grand Prix crowds at Monza: Pirelli’s home circuit. The weekend was affected by mixed weather conditions. Formula 2 had the P Zero Yellow medium and P Zero Red soft tyres nominated, whi...
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08
September
2019
| 08:39 Europe/Amsterdam
After nine races in which Álvaro Bautista had to reckon with great difficulties, partly due to crashes which kept him from accumulating important points, the Ducati Spaniard was back to winning today in the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship race...
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07
September
2019
| 09:18 Europe/Amsterdam
After the summer break, everyone had been anxiously awaiting the tenth round of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship, being held this weekend at the Autodromo Internacional do Algarve of Portimão, in Portugal. In the first event of the weekend...
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03
September
2019
| 08:18 Europe/Amsterdam
The Pirelli-equipped FIA Formula 2 and Formula 3 championships move from Spa-Francorchamps to Monza in the space of less than a week. Monza is the home circuit for the Italian tyre company and the penultimate round for both series this year. So it’s ...
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02
September
2019
| 13:21 Europe/Amsterdam
After having successfully completed the tests carried out in August at Portimão, Pirelli returns to the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve to face the tenth round of the 2019 MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship.For the occasion, the Italian tyre c...
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01
September
2019
| 16:15 Europe/Amsterdam
The Formula 2 and Formula 3 weekend at Spa-Francorchamps was overshadowed by the tragic death of F2 driver Anthoine Hubert following an incident during the first race. Pirelli extends its condolences to all of Anthoine’s family, friends and collea...
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27
August
2019
| 13:36 Europe/Amsterdam
The FIA Formula 2 and Formula 3 championships return at the legendary Spa-Francorchamps track, following the summer break. Even though the fast and flowing Belgian circuit is completely different in nature to the last round at the Hungaroring, both c...
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26
August
2019
| 14:30 Europe/Amsterdam
The historic Uddevalla circuit hosted the Grand Prix of Sweden for the sixteenth round of eighteen in the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship. The Scandinavian track was softer and rougher than expected after rain had fallen in the days leading up ...
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19
August
2019
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Over the weekend the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari at Imola hosted the fifteenth round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship for the Grand Prix of Italy. The hardpacked soil was built on the Rivazza hill over part of the famous ...
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30
July
2019
| 12:59 Europe/Amsterdam
The FIA Formula 2 and Formula 3 championships will be back in action at the Hungaroring near Budapest for the final round prior to the summer break. The challenge • The Hungaroring has a low average speed thanks to its tight and twisting layout...
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29
July
2019
| 10:22 Europe/Amsterdam
On the occasion of the famous Suzuka 8 Hours endurance race, whose 42nd edition was held yesterday, Pirelli won the 2018/2019 FIM Endurance World Championship equipping, with DIABLO™ Superbike slick tyres in larger size and in the new SCX compound, T...
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29
July
2019
| 08:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Loket's historic Serpentine circuit hosted the Grand Prix of Czech Republic for the thirteenth round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship and the race that marked the return to Europe for the series after the Indonesian double-header. On the ...
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28
July
2019
| 12:55 Europe/Amsterdam
The GPX Racing Porsche crew of Michael Christensen, Kevin Estre, and Richard Lietz won the Total 24 Hours of Spa, which is exclusively supplied by Pirelli, after one of the most chaotic and eventful races in recent memory. Intermittent heavy rain ...
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15
July
2019
| 08:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Salinas (USA), 15 July 2019 – The Californian weekend of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship, hosted by the WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, ended with two wins for Jonathan Rea and Kawasaki and one for Chaz Davies on Ducati.In fact, after win...
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14
July
2019
| 19:09 Europe/Amsterdam
The first race of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship weekend scheduled through tomorrow at the WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in California just ended with the win going to Jonathan Rea on Kawasaki. After moving into the Championship lead l...
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14
July
2019
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
For the second year in a row the Semarang circuit hosted a round of the FIM Motocross World Championship. The Grand Prix of Asia represented the twelfth fixture of the season and the second consecutive race to be held in Indonesia. The hard soil that...
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