Newsroom Pirelli (Motorsport)

2019
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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14
July
2019
| 09:42 Europe/Amsterdam
There was hard-fought racing in both Formula 2 and Formula 3 at Silverstone as part of the British Grand Prix. F2 had the hard and soft compound tyres available, with F3 on hard tyres: in both categories, the tyres coped with the demands of the high-...
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09
July
2019
| 10:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Silverstone is next up for the up-and-coming drivers in Formula 2 and Formula 3 as the two championships support the Formula 1 British Grand Prix. The challenge • Silverstone’s numerous fast corners, each producing high lateral loads, make it o...
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09
July
2019
| 09:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Donington Park ended up with a hat-trick for the reigning World Champion Jonathan Rea and his overtaking in the general classification over Ducati’s rider Álvaro Bautista. Now the circus of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is crossing the A...
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08
July
2019
| 09:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Palembang (Indonesia), 7 July 2019 – The brand new Palembang circuit hosted the eleventh round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship, the Grand Prix of Indonesia, and the first of two consecutive races organized in the country. The Indonesian ...
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07
July
2019
| 17:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Until a couple rounds ago, the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship seemed to have taken a very clear direction with Álvaro Bautista winning the first 11 races, seemingly without any rivals able to make any trouble for him. But from the Jerez roun...
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06
July
2019
| 12:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Castle Donington (UK), 6 July 2019 – Kawasaki rider Jonathan Rea won Race 1 at the Donington Park circuit in England for the eighth round of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship.With this win, earned after riding an extraordinary race in the we...
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01
July
2019
| 09:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Next weekend the Donington Park Circuit will host the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship for the 26th time in its history.For this round, Pirelli aims to verify and consolidate the results obtained with the development solutions already seen in a...
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01
July
2019
| 08:45 Europe/Amsterdam
The Formula 2 and Formula 3 championships moved from Paul Ricard in France to the Red Bull Ring in Austria for another weekend of action-packed racing. High temperatures once again added to the demands for the young drivers, who were racing on the so...
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30
June
2019
| 08:18 Europe/Amsterdam
The second round of the Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe took place on home ground for Pirelli at the Italian circuit of Misano, with a pair of hard-fought hour-long races producing two memorable overall winners. Warm and dry conditions meant t...
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26
June
2019
| 16:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli's successful story in the tyre comparative tests carried out this year by the most prestigious worldwide motorcycle magazines continues.After the victory with ANGEL™ GT II in the Sport Touring tyre comparative test promoted by the Italian mag...
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25
June
2019
| 09:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Le Castellet, June 23, 2019 – There was plenty of action and overtaking at Paul Ricard: round five of Formula 2 and round two of Formula 3. Formula 2 had Pirelli P Zero hard and soft tyres in France, while Formula 3 ran only the medium tyre. Formu...
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24
June
2019
| 20:34 Europe/Amsterdam
The second half of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship began at Teutschenthal’s Talkessel circuit: home of the Grand Prix of Germany and the tenth round of the season. Due to rain that had fallen in the days leading up to the race, the German t...
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