Newsroom Pirelli (Rally)

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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04
May
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
This weekend the Blancpain GT Series is in Great Britain for round two of the Sprint Cup, where seven manufacturers will be represented at Brands Hatch. As exclusive tyre supplier Pirelli will be bringing its new Pirelli P Zero DHD2 tyre, which has a...
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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 Valentin...
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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 ha...
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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 conf...
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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-...
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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 titles Poland’s Kajetan Kajetanowicz, co-driven by Jaroslav Baran in a Pirelli-equipped Ford Fiesta R5, has sealed the European Rally Championship for the thi...
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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 La...
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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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02
August
2017
| 14:21 Europe/Amsterdam
August marks a crucial month for the European Rally Championship, which resumes this weekend on the all-asphalt Rally Rzeszow in Poland, with Pirelli drivers at the forefront. A new chapter also opens in Pirelli’s well-known policy of supporting you...
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04
June
2017
| 12:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli has just concluded a successful weekend on two well-known European rallies as well as on one of the most celebrated rounds of the European Hill Climb championship. Pirelli also claimed the top three places in the latest round of the European ...
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06
May
2017
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli drivers have dominated all the categories on the Rally Islas Canarias, the first asphalt round of the FIA European Rally Championship, by winning every stage. Russian driver Alexey Lukyanuk dominated the event, winning 10 stages, finishing ne...
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01
April
2017
| 15:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Paolo Andreucci-Anna Andreussi (Peugeot 208 T16 Pirelli) It was an exciting weekend of international rallying for Pirelli, with a double triumph in Sanremo and a strong performance in the Azores, highlighting up and coming young talents. E...
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01
April
2017
| 10:09 Europe/Amsterdam
The Welsh Ducati rider takes pole with a time of 1’49.319 breaking thetrack record set by Sykes in 2016 but after an exciting duel it would beJonathan Rea winning the race astride his Kawasaki Race 1 of the MOTUL FIM World Superbike Championship hel...
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16
March
2017
| 10:29 Europe/Amsterdam
The world’s youngest rally champion is ready for his factory debut this weekend, which has been made possible with the help of Pirelli. Kalle Rovanpera from Finland, aged just 16 but already the reigning national champion in Latvia – which has speci...
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09
March
2017
| 15:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Kalle Rovanpera, the teenage rally sensation from Finland who has already won a national championship aged just 16, will drive for Peugeot Italia as team mate to Paolo Andreucci on the Italian Rally Championship, with backing from Pirelli. Rovanpera’...
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2016
02
December
2016
| 15:52 Europe/Amsterdam
The app, available now for both IOS and Android, will be a vital tool to help manage tyres during events Pirelli has launched a new app that will simply be called Pirelli Competizioni: exactly the same name as Pirelli’s famous sporting arm that has b...
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