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2022
17
May
2022
| 08:59 Europe/Amsterdam
First gravel challenge for hybrid Rally1 carsUpdated hard and soft compounds for Scorpion KX WRCNearly 100 cars on Pirelli tyres, including Junior WRC drivers...
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24
April
2022
| 16:11 Europe/Amsterdam
In extreme conditions not seen for years, Toyota’s Kalle Rovanpera wins to extend series leadBoth P Zero asphalt tyres and the Cinturato rain tyres used against constantly-changing weatherIncredible performance from Rally4 Juniors, with a top-10 stag...
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23
April
2022
| 20:48 Europe/Amsterdam
The demanding conditions of Rally Croatia – with rain, slippery surfaces, fog and visibility that hardly went beyond each car’s bonnet ­– continued on day two of the all-asphalt event, posing a unique set of challenges.By the end of the day, 21-year-...
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22
April
2022
| 20:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Heavy rain in Croatia created some of the most extreme conditions seen on an asphalt rally in recent memory. Toyota’s championship leader Kalle Rovanpera made the most of the cleaner surfaces he encountered by running first on the road to pull out an...
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19
April
2022
| 15:36 Europe/Amsterdam
P Zero hard compound for the first pure asphalt encounter of 2022 Stages around Zagreb characterised by frequent surface changes Junior WRC contenders among over 50 four-wheel drive cars equipped by Pirelli...
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21
January
2022
| 16:36 Europe/Amsterdam
As part of the activities planned to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Pirelli’s foundation, the company’s Head of Motorsport Mario Isola took part in the shakedown for the 90th Monte Carlo Rally in a star appearance with the Kimera EVO37, which spo...
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18
January
2022
| 08:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Rallye Monte-Carlo hosts debut for Pirelli’s latest  tyres designed for revolutionary new Rally1 carsLegendary season opener known for changeable winter conditionsP Zero asphalt and Sottozero snow tyres availableMilan, January 17, 2022 – A new genera...
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2021
15
November
2021
| 16:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Iconic Monza to decide 2021 drivers’ and manufacturers’ titlesNew hard-compound P Zero returns after positive debut in SpainSottozero snow tyre also available in case of winter conditionsMilan, November, 15 2021 – The first season of Pirelli’s return...
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16
August
2021
| 09:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Hyundai driver Thierry Neuville wins the first ever WRC event in his native Belgium.A perfect performance from Pirelli’s latest P Zero RA tyres, in hard and soft compounds.Jari Huttunen wins the WRC2 class, while Jon Armstrong takes the Pirelli-equip...
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26
July
2021
| 08:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Giandomenico Basso claims second win in Rome after taking the lead on final dayPirelli locks out the podium with Andrea Crugnola in second and Norbert Herczig in thirdHard compound RA5 tyre overcomes heat and challenging conditions of Rally di Roma M...
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18
July
2021
| 19:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Toyota’s Kalle Rovanpera breaks Jari-Matti Latvala’s record to become youngest WRC winnerPirelli Scorpion KX soft tyres star on some of the fastest gravel roads seen all yearPirelli’s reigning European champion Alexey Lukyanuk wins the Rally 2 classi...
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13
July
2021
| 17:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Soft compound the main choice for the first time in 2021Stages feature high speeds, jumps and crestsEuropean champion Lukyanuk lines up in WRC 3Another gravel challenge awaits the FIA World Rally Championship drivers and Pirelli’s Scorpion KX WRC tyr...
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06
June
2021
| 19:25 Europe/Amsterdam
A rally of attrition puts the emphasis on reliability and consistency, with Sebastien Ogier on topToyota’s Takamoto Katsuta equals his best result with fourth overallJari Huttunen claims a remarkable fifth overall in an RC2 Hyundai: six RC2 cars in t...
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01
June
2021
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Italian company takes gravel tyres to Rally Italia Sardegna New-for-2021 tyres were tested extensively on island roadsHigh temperatures and abrasive surface add to the challengeMilan, June 1, 2021 – After a successful debut on the previous round in P...
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23
May
2021
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Challenging weather in Portugal puts tyre choice at the forefrontToyota’s Elfyn Evans beats the Hyundai of Dani Sordo in a close battle on the final dayMartin Sesks wins the Pirelli-equipped Junior WRC class, for the next generation of championsMilan...
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26
April
2021
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Toyota’s Sebastien Ogier triumphs in a three-way fight for supremacy on Croatia’s WRC debutPirelli’s P Zero hard tyre makes its debut and is a crucial ingredient to successPirelli-equipped Junior WRC gets underway, with Jon Armstrong taking his first...
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19
April
2021
| 14:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli debuts hard-compound WRC tyre on season’s first all-asphalt eventVaried asphalt roads in store in Croatia’s maiden WRC appearanceJunior WRC contenders join field of over 50 cars equipped by PirelliMilan, April 19, 2021 – For the FIA World Ral...
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24
January
2021
| 16:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli’s Sottozero winter tyres – with and without studs – deliver performance and reliabilityP Zero soft and supersoft compounds complete the range to offer grip in all conditionsSébastien Ogier takes his 50th WRC win on Pirelli’s return as exclusi...
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2018
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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