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2020
08
March
2020
| 09:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Rain and winter temperatures framed the Grand Prix of The Netherlands, the second round of 2020 FIM Motocross World Championship, which was held at the Valkenswaard circuit. The sandy soil was soaked from heavy rains and the Dutch track turned into a...
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06
March
2020
| 11:05 Europe/Amsterdam
NEW CINTURATO P7 PREPARES TO MAKE ITS DEBUT CINTURATO FAMILY EXPANDS: NOW AVAILABLE FOR E-BIKES AND SET FOR CONNECTIVITY TO 5G, ENHANCING FUTURE MOBILITY Milan, March 6, 2020 – The Pirelli Cinturato is 70 years old. It was born when mass mobili...
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29
February
2020
| 08:52 Europe/Amsterdam
At the Phillip Island circuit in Australia, the first round of the 2020 MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship season has just come to an end. Taking the win was talented young PATA YAMAHA WorldSBK Official Team rider, Toprak Razgatlioglu who, after ...
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20
February
2020
| 09:19 Europe/Amsterdam
The MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, which has reached its thirty-third edition, the seventeenth consecutive with Pirelli as the Official Sole Supplier of tyres for all classes, again commences at Phillip Island, Australia. The season opens wi...
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09
February
2020
| 09:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Mantova’s 'Tazio Nuvolari' circuit hosted the final round of the 2020 Internazionali d'Italia Motocross. Pirelli equipped riders were again able to rely on the SCORPION™ MX32™ Mid Soft front and SCORPION MX™ Soft rear tyres for the shallow sand and t...
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03
February
2020
| 08:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Ottobiano (Italy), 2nd February 2020 – The spectacular Ottobiano circuit hosted the second round of three in the 2020 Internazionali d'Italia Motocross. To tackle the sandy soil of the Lombardian track, Pirelli equipped their riders with the excellen...
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28
January
2020
| 15:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli DIABLO™ Supercorsa SP has received another recognition of its leadership in the segment of racing replica tyres for road use. It has been chosen by Honda,  as original equipment for the CBR1000RR-R Fireblade and the CBR1000RR-R Fireblade SP (...
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27
January
2020
| 08:40 Europe/Amsterdam
The first round of the ‘Internazionali d'Italia Motocross’, held on the ‘Le Dune’ track in Riola Sardo, officially kicked off the 2020 motocross season. The Sardinian circuit is formed from sandy soil and Pirelli riders used the SCORPION™ MX32™ Mid S...
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21
January
2020
| 08:28 Europe/Amsterdam
The new Pirelli DIABLO™ SUPERCORSA SP is the ultimate expression of Pirelli technology, its racing soul approved for road use. In fact, the DIABLO™ SUPERCORSA SP is the third generation of Pirelli's highly popular race replica tyre featuring profi...
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2019
21
December
2019
| 17:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, December 21, 2019 – Pirelli has been chosen by the FIA, world motorsport’s governing body, as the sole supplier for the World Rally Championship from 2021 to 2024. In particular, Pirelli will supply all the four-wheel drive cars that compete o...
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12
December
2019
| 12:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli is again confirmed as the first and natural choice of many motorcycle manufacturers, selecting tyres from the Italian brand as original equipment for their upcoming new models of 2020. The range of seven tyres were chosen to equip thirty-f...
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01
December
2019
| 08:54 Europe/Amsterdam
The Formula 2 season came to an end with more exciting racing in Abu Dhabi. Tyre strategy came to the fore with the two softest compounds nominated: the P Zero Red soft and P Zero Purple supersoft. Feature Race, the winner: Sergio Sette Camara too...
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26
November
2019
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
The curtain will come down on another season of close competition in Formula 2 in Abu Dhabi. While Nyck de Vries already clinched the drivers’ title at the previous round in Sochi, the runner-up position is still up for grabs between several contende...
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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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