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2020
08
October
2020
| 10:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Alghero, October 8th, 2020. FIA is pleased to present Pirelli as the tyre partner to back its newly established FIA Rally Star programme, a partnership which highlights the Italian firm’s long term commitment to support talented young drivers at ever...
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08
October
2020
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, October 8th, 2020 – Pirelli has today launched its new range of latest-generation World Rally Championship tyres at an exclusive event on Rally Italia Sardinia, previewingthe Italian firm’s return as the sport’s sole supplier in a three-year a...
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28
September
2020
| 12:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, September 28, 2020 – Pirelli’s latest-generation rally tyres, which will star on the FIA World Rally Championship from next year, are set for a unique debut on the Rally Italia Sardegna from October 8-11. The new Scorpion KX WRC tyre will b...
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14
July
2020
| 11:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, July 14, 2020 – Pirelli will embark on its 2021 World Rally Championship campaign with two days of private tyre testing today and tomorrow in Sardinia: the first day devoted to gravel and the second day on asphalt. At the wheel of Pirelli’s...
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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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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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04
May
2019
| 09:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli’s brand new P Zero RA asphalt rally tyre, which made a winning debut on the World Rally Championship in Corsica two months ago, has claimed its second major international win on the trot, courtesy of Pepe Lopez on the Rally Islas Canarias: ro...
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31
March
2019
| 11:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli’s new P Zero RA asphalt tyre won on its debut at the challenging Tour de Corse, the World Rally Championship’s ‘Rally of 10,000 Corners’. Fabio Andolfi scored a thrilling victory in WRC2, using his new Pirelli tyres to fantastic effect by rec...
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27
March
2019
| 17:59 Europe/Amsterdam
The famous Tour de Corse serves as round two of the Junior WRC Championship, where the next generation of rally stars will take on on the only asphalt rally of the season. Pirelli exclusively equips the Junior WRC, with the Italian company also suppl...
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2018
29
July
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
On Rally Finland, one of the most famous tests in rallying, Pirelli tyres were used to claim victory in both of the main support categories to the World Rally Championship. In addition to supplying the Junior World Rally Championship, Pirelli equippe...
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26
July
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli will supply Scorpion K gravel tyres to many of the drivers taking on Rally Finland’s fearsome and fast stages this weekend, including the up-and-coming stars of the Junior World Rally Championship, which is exclusively equipped by the Italian...
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19
July
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Rally di Roma this weekend will showcase some of the best junior rally talent in Europe, counting both towards the FIA Junior European Rally Championship and the Italian Junior Rally Championship. Italy’s capital is where the top two-wheel drive ...
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16
May
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The up-and-coming talent in the Junior World Rally Championship face a third different surface on round three of the 2018 season in Portugal. After the snow of Sweden and asphalt of Corsica, this will be the first gravel event of this year’s JWRC. Th...
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08
April
2018
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli helped some of the most promising young drivers in rallying to tackle one of the sport’s toughest challenges in Corsica. As well as supplying the Junior World Rally Championship, for which Corsica was round two of the season, Pirelli claimed ...
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02
April
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Junior World Rally Championship visits the famous asphalt of Corsica for its second round, characterised by twisty and bumpy mountain roads, where precise pace notes, perfect handling and full confidence are all keys to success. The latest versio...
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26
March
2018
| 16:59 Europe/Amsterdam
The European Rally Championship and Italian Rally Championship seasons began on the gravel roads of the Azores Rally and the asphalt of Rally Il Ciocco respectively, with the same result: a clear victory for Pirelli drivers. In the Portuguese isla...
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20
March
2018
| 17:32 Europe/Amsterdam
A new season of the European Rally Championship begins with the Azores Rally, where Pirelli will once again be shining the spotlight on youth, supplying several top drivers in the main class for R5 machinery as well as all of those competing in the E...
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04
March
2018
| 23:00 Europe/Amsterdam
This weekend’s Rally Mexico, round three of the World Rally Championship, presents a stark contrast to the cold conditions that characterised the first two rallies in Monte-Carlo and Sweden. Pirelli is introducing the latest evolution of its well-kno...
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13
February
2018
| 10:10 Europe/Amsterdam
This year, Pirelli is exclusively supplying the Junior World Rally Championship: a key part of the company’s strategy to bring on the next generation of champions. Consisting of five rounds, starting with Rally Sweden, it will be fought out between s...
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2017
03
December
2017
| 16:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli has triumphed once more at the Monza Rally Show, using the P Zero RK tyres that won the European Rally Championship this year, as well as many other national championships all over the world.Overall winner: Multiple MotoGP champion Valentino ...
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30
November
2017
| 12:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Following an incredible season of rallying, in which Pirelli claimed all the titles in the European Rally Championship, a record 10th title with Paolo Andreucci and Peugeot Italia in Italy, and announced its return to the World Rally Championship in ...
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23
November
2017
| 16:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Following a year off in 2017, Pirelli will return to the World Rally Championship from next year: a series where the Italian firm has been present since the inaugural season in 1973, racking up 181 wins and 25 world titles over the years.   Pirelli ...
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11
November
2017
| 09:50 Europe/Amsterdam
With victory on Rally Waldviertel, Raimund Baumschlager has become champion of Austria for the 14th time: an extraordinary record for this long-time Pirelli driver.Both a driver and team owner, Baumschlager enjoys the Volkswagen Group’s highest confi...
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18
October
2017
| 15:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli is once again the exclusive tyre supplier of Rally Legend this weekend: a festival of rallying that will unite 15 world rally champions and their most famous cars – as well as many other stars of the sport.This unique event, from October 19-2...
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15
October
2017
| 09:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Following its clean sweep of all the titles on the European Rally Championship, Pirelli has added to its rallying success this year by claiming another Italian title with the famous Peugeot Italia 208 T16 duo of Paolo Andreucci and Anna Andreussi. Th...
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08
October
2017
| 15:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Kajetan Kajetanowicz wins the 2017 European Rally Championship as Pirelli sweeps up all the titlesPoland’s Kajetan Kajetanowicz, co-driven by Jaroslav Baran in a Pirelli-equipped Ford Fiesta R5, has sealed the European Rally Championship for the thir...
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24
September
2017
| 12:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Drivers competing with Pirelli P7 Classic tyres claimed three European titles as well as an Italian national title at the Rally Elba Historic.Ex-Formula 1 driver Eric Comas and co-driver Yannick Roche won the rally and with it the European title in ...
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17
September
2017
| 11:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Young drivers added two more titles to Pirelli’s collection of championships this year at the Rally Roma Capitale: which counted towards the FIA European Rally Championship as well as the Italian Rally Championship.Tamara Molinaro claimed the ERC Lad...
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27
August
2017
| 10:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Aftero winning his class in a Pirelli-equipped Skoda Fabia R5 on the Barum Czech Rally, Germany’s Marijan Griebel can no longer be caught by any of his rivals on the Under 28 European Junior Rally Championship. As a result, he wins a prize drive at t...
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05
August
2017
| 15:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli’s reigning European Rally Champion, Kajetan Kajetanowicz, has returned to the top of the overall classification thanks to a second-place finish on his home Rally Rzeszow in Poland. Pirelli-equipped drivers again proved their supremacy on the...
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