Newsroom Pirelli (Pirelli Tyre)

2016
29
April
2016
| 17:14 Europe/Amsterdam
MERCEDES FASTEST IN BOTH PRACTICE SESSIONS ON RAPIDLY-EVOLVING SOCHI CIRCUIT TRACK TEMPERATURES HIGHER THAN AT THE LAST RUSSIAN GP, ONLY SIX MONTHS AGO JUST UNDER A SECOND SEPARATES THE SOFT FROM THE SUPERSOFT COMPOUND, SETTING THE SCENE FOR MANY ST...
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03
April
2016
| 21:35 Europe/Amsterdam
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2015
14
November
2015
| 19:51 Europe/Amsterdam
NICO ROSBERG SEALS POLE POSITION AT INTERLAGOS ON P ZERO YELLOW SOFT TYRE, TO EXTEND HIS POLE RUN BETWEEN TWO AND THREE PIT STOPS EXPECTED: MEDIUM TYRE EXPECTED TO BE MAIN RACE TYRE TYRE WEAR AND DEGRADATION REMAINS WITHIN EXPECTATIONS ON CHALLENGI...
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19
June
2015
| 17:35 Europe/Amsterdam
FERRARI DRIVER SEBASTIAN VETTEL FASTEST IN FREE PRACTICE ON P ZERO RED SUPERSOFT SHORT CIRCUIT LAYOUT IN AUSTRIA LEADS TO LOW WEAR AND DEGRADATION, WITH JUST 0,7 SECOND BETWEEN THE TWO COMPOUNDS COOL WEATHER FOR FREE PRACTICE: RAIN EXPECTED AT SOM...
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29
March
2015
| 13:15 Europe/Amsterdam
FERRARI CLAIMS FIRST WIN SINCE SPAIN 2013 WITH A TWO-STOP STRATEGY IN EXTREMELY HOT CONDITIONS LIMITED DEGRADATION FROM THE START OF THE WEEKEND ON A TRACK SURFACE  HOT ENOUGH TO COOK AN EGG DIFFERENT TACTICS FOR MERCEDES AND SPLIT STRATEGIES FOR ...
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23
March
2015
| 09:55 Europe/Amsterdam
MEDIUM AND HARD P ZERO COMPOUNDS FOR HIGH TEMPERATURES AND ABRASIVE ASPHALT OF MALAYSIA TROPICAL CLIMATE MAKES IT LIKELY FOR 2015 CINTURATO INTERMEDIATE AND FULL WET TYRES TO MAKE THEIR COMPETITIVE DEBUT FASTER LAP TIMES GIVE EVEN MORE WORK TO THE ...
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22
February
2015
| 21:14 Europe/Amsterdam
TEAMS CONTINUE SEASON PREPARATION BY TRYING OUT ALL THE TYRES IN BARCELONA APART FROM THE FULL WET BARCELONA TEST CONFIRMS INCREASE IN PERFORMANCE OF 2015 CARS: A NUMBER OF DRIVERS INSIDE LAST YEAR’S POLE POSITION PIRELLI CONFIRMED AS TITLE SPONSOR O...
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2013
16
November
2013
| 21:21 Europe/Amsterdam
One pit stop expected at the Circuit of the Americas Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel has claimed pole position for the United States Grand Prix, having set a time of 1m36.338s on Pirelli’s P Zero White medium tyre, which is nominated along with the ...
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24
March
2013
| 13:14 Europe/Amsterdam
VETTEL USES THREE PIRELLI COMPOUNDS TO CLAIM MALAYSIA VICTORY Sepang, March 24, 2013 – Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel claimed his first win of the season after a thrilling battle with his team mate Mark Webber, during which both drivers used thre...
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2012
12
October
2012
| 10:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli’s P Zero Yellow soft and P Zero Red supersoft tyres took to the track in Korea for the first time this season, during the two free practice sessions at the 5.615-kilometre Yeongam circuit. Ambient and track temperatures were higher than they...
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01
September
2012
| 17:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Following a day characterised by torrential rain on Friday, the final free practice session and qualifying at Spa-Francorchamps took place in dry weather on Saturday with ambient temperatures in the region of 15 degrees centigrade. Jenson Button too...
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2010
20
November
2010
| 18:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Paul Hembery, Pirelli’s motorsport director: “We’ve passed our first test with full marks. All the teams have done plenty of laps and everyone has worked very hard. We’ve focussed on the development of the front tyre and that has given us the most sa...
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19
November
2010
| 16:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Paul Hembery, Pirelli Motorsport Director: “We’re encouraged by the good working relationship and some promising results. Teams have appreciated the reliability and consistent performance of our new tyres. The lap times were good for everyone.” Abu ...
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18
November
2010
| 13:10 Europe/Amsterdam
On Friday and Saturday, the 12 teams will try out next year’s Pirelli tyres for the first time Slick tyres in medium and soft compounds will be used, distinguished by a coloured stripe on the sidewall. Each team will have eight sets of tyres availab...
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29
September
2010
| 16:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, 28 September 2010 –  Due to increasing raw material costs, Pirelli will raise prices in the United States for all passenger and light truck tyres. The increases will be up to 7%, effective 1 December 2010. PDF Version (38KB)...
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24
June
2010
| 15:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli’s Creates ‘Formula One Team’ Entirely Dedicated To The Development And Production Of Tyres For The Highest Level Of Global Motorsport The Tyres Will Be Developed At Pirelli’s Research Centre In Milan And Produced At The Izmit Factory In Turk...
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23
June
2010
| 16:46 Europe/Amsterdam
The Italian tyre firm will supply all the Formula One teams from 2011-2013 with six types of tyre: four for dry weather, one for rain and one intermediate tyre. Pirelli – which has supplied tyres exclusively for the GP3 championship this year – will ...
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29
April
2010
| 16:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, 29 April 2010 - Pirelli communicates its decision to present a technical and commercial offer for supply of tyres to all the teams in the Formula One world championship. The company plans to present the bid to FIA (Federation Internationale de...
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19
February
2010
| 18:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, 19 February, 2010 – Pirelli announces a 4 to 6 per cent price increase for all car, Suv, light truck, motorcycle and industrial vehicle tyres in European markets. The increase, effective from 1 April, 2010,  follows the growth of raw materials...
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2009
03
December
2009
| 14:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Russian Technologies State Corporation and Pirelli Company sign agreement on implementation of memorandum on terms of joint venture Today’s agreement broadens collaboration between the two companies, which already includes building an industrial hub...
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10
November
2009
| 16:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli invests 100 Million Dollars in Brazil for New Technology Hub Dedicated to Tyres for Specialized Vehicles   The New investment Is in Addition to the Plan, Illustrated Last July, for 300 Million Dollars of investments for The Period 2008-2011,...
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06
November
2009
| 18:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, 6 November 2009 – Pirelli, following growth of raw materials and energy costs, announces a 10% price increase for all car, motorcycle and truck product lines in Middle Eastern and African markets. The price increase will take effect in the var...
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21
September
2009
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 For the seventh consecutive year, Pirelli has been confirmed in the twice-yearly review of Financial Times sustainability indices FTSE4Good World and STOXX, which measure corporate performance in terms of respect for international standards of eco...
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03
September
2009
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
  For the third consecutive year, Pirelli is the global leader in its segment (Autoparts and Tyres) in the Dow Jones sustainability indices. This is the outcome of the 2009 review by the SAM Group of the Dow Jones sustainability indices, in which P...
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26
March
2009
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli launches incentives for changing tyres: Fuel contribution of up to 60 euros for those who substitute old tyres with "green" products Pirelli presents the Cinturato P7, a high performance ecological tyre which reduces fuel consumption and tox...
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03
March
2009
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
The Italian Group named Best Tyre Manufacturer 2008 at the Tire Technology Expo for its commitment to research and development of ecological solutions for the automobile industry Gevena, 3 March 2009 - Pirelli tyres for the first sportscar in hist...
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2008
06
November
2008
| 16:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Agreement signed in Moscow in the presence of Italian Prime Minister Berlusconi and Russian President Medvedev. New factory to be built beginning in Summer 2009, to produce 4.2 million tyres per year for an investment of approximately 300 million eur...
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29
September
2008
| 16:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli Chairman Tronchetti Provera announced the decision to Romanian Prime Minister Tariceanu in Bucharest. The new investment follows investments of 250 million euros made over the last five years to create an automotive pole with plants for car ...
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21
August
2008
| 17:34 Europe/Amsterdam
The transaction strengthens the Group's position in a strategic country in terms of production, sales and logistics Pirelli Tyre purchased today from Isbank the minority stakes of its two Turkish subsidiaries. In detail, the Group bought a 25.75% st...
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05
August
2008
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
First details of the joint venture agreement in negotiation between Pirelli & C. SpA and Russian Technologies State Corporation have been defined. The initiative has the support of the regional Government of the Samara region where the new factory wi...
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