Newsroom Pirelli (Motorsport)

2019
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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24
June
2019
| 09:03 Europe/Amsterdam
On the Italian circuit the reigning World Champion Kawasaki rider does a brilliant double leaving only the Tissot Superpole® Race for Ducati rider Bautista; noteworthy performance by Toprak Razgatlioglu who rides his team Puccetti Kawasaki to the sec...
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22
June
2019
| 20:35 Europe/Amsterdam
The day was that just ended was rather eventful and conditioned by inclement weather at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli which is hosting the seventh round of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship season this weekend. In fact, Race 1 was r...
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17
June
2019
| 16:19 Europe/Amsterdam
From Friday 21 to Sunday 23 June 2019, the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli will host the seventh round of the 2019 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship. Pirelli will face the challenge of providing riders with solutions they already know in a...
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16
June
2019
| 08:25 Europe/Amsterdam
The Kegums’ 'Zelta Zirgs' circuit hosted the Grand Prix of Latvia for the ninth round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship. The SCORPION™ MX32™ Mid Soft front and the SCORPION™ MX Soft rear tyres were used by all Pirelli riders to tackle the ...
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11
June
2019
| 15:34 Europe/Amsterdam
The Pirelli SCORPION™ Rally won the comparative enduro on/off road tyre test organised by the authoritative magazine Motorrad, declaring them the best tyres in this popular segment. In issue 12/2019, the German magazine compared the Pirelli SCORPI...
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10
June
2019
| 09:12 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spaniard takes the first race in front of his home fans while Jonathan Rea sets the new track record in Superpole®, in the first WorldSSP300 race the win goes to Marc Garcia on Kawasaki After filing away the Imola round without a win, Álvaro B...
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09
June
2019
| 14:44 Europe/Amsterdam
The second and final day of MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship racing at the Jerez-Ángel Nieto circuit in Spain had no less than four riders taking turns on the podium in three different classes. In the WorldSBK category, Álvaro Bautista (Aruba....
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09
June
2019
| 09:06 Europe/Amsterdam
For the third consecutive year the Orlyonok track hosted the Grand Prix of Russia for what was the eighth round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship. The hardpack soil of the Russian circuit was further compacted by hot conditions during the ...
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03
June
2019
| 10:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Next weekend the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship will return to the Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto, after a year’s absence (in which it was replaced by the Brno circuit), for the sixth round of the 2019 season. In the Spanish event all the cham...
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03
June
2019
| 09:22 Europe/Amsterdam
On the occasion of the 2019 Bol d’Or, a key event in the FIM Endurance World Championship which takes place on 20 to 22 September at the Paul Ricard Circuit in Le Castellet, Larivière, the organisation is breaking new ground once again by creatin...
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29
May
2019
| 09:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Paul Ricard plays host to the third round of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup and the fourth round of the overall championship this weekend, supplied by Pirelli. The GT4 European Series and Blancpain GT Sports Club will feature too, and both ...
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27
May
2019
| 13:40 Europe/Amsterdam
For the first time a driver aged under 18 has taken the overall win in a top-level FIA championship rally: 17-year-old Oliver Solberg at Rally Liepaja in Latvia – the third round of the European Rally Championship – driving a Volkswagen Polo R5 on Pi...
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21
May
2019
| 14:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, May 21, 2019 – The FIA Formula 2 Championship drivers will get a taste of the world’s most famous street circuit when they compete as part of the Monaco Grand Prix weekend. Formula 2 has been associated with Monaco for many years, making it th...
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20
May
2019
| 13:22 Europe/Amsterdam
There was perfect weather in Agueda for the Grand Prix of Portugal and the sixth round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship. The hard, rough and extremely slippery soil of the spectacular Portuguese track allowed the versatility of the SCORPI...
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16
May
2019
| 08:59 Europe/Amsterdam
The collaboration between Pirelli and Yamaha for the Yamaha VR46 Master Camp has been confirmed again for the seventh edition of this unique training school. In the training sessions on track organised by the Iwata brand together with the VR46 Riders...
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