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2022
07
August
2022
| 14:32 Europe/Amsterdam
The Estonian wins in a 'multi-season' rally with alternating summer and autumn conditionsPirelli Scorpion soft tyres the drivers' only choice on all stages, except Friday afternoon for RovanperäTestoni: "In their first season, the evolution of the so...
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06
August
2022
| 20:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Saturday's Rally Finland day was two-sided, but with one common thread. While the morning was rainy, with slippery surfaces and poor grip, the afternoon was generally dry, with uneven ground, the presence of bedrocks and improved grip, as shown by th...
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05
August
2022
| 22:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The second day of the Rally Finland was characterised by the heat, which became increasingly sultry, with temperatures touching the 30-degree mark, unusual for these latitudes. The unusual weather did not discourage the crowd whose passion, at times ...
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04
August
2022
| 17:49 Europe/Amsterdam
PIRELLI: STRONG REVENUE GROWTH (+24.6%) AND ADJUSTED EBIT (+27.6%) PRICE/MIX AT RECORD +20.4% DUE TO PRICE INCREASES AND MIX IMPROVEMENTNET PROFIT +77.1% TO 233.0 MILLION EURO (131.6 MILLION IN FIRST HALF 2021)OPERATING CASH FLOW IMPROVES BY 108 MILL...
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02
August
2022
| 15:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Pirelli has nominated the Scorpion KX WRC SA for the 22 stages of Rally Finland.New stages for 2022 add an unknown element to the smooth surfaces and big jumps, requiring tyres that showcase both strength and performance.Pirelli Rally Manager Terenzi...
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01
August
2022
| 16:01 Europe/Amsterdam
2022 TYRE COMPOUND CHOICES – GRAPHICS...
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31
July
2022
| 20:35 Europe/Amsterdam
A total of 40 cars from the 66 that started finished the Spa 24 Hours, with the number 88 Team Akkodis AMG-Mercedes of Raffaele Marciello, Jules Gounon, and Dani Juncadella winning with a margin of 31.040 seconds over the similar Team Getspeed car, w...
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31
July
2022
| 08:42 Europe/Amsterdam
FOCUS ON THE SUPERPOLE RACE(asphalt: 37°C / air: 25° C)In the Superpole Race, half the riders on the grid opted for the SCX solution at the rear, which was chosen for this round to replace the SCQ. Those who didn't use the SCX decided to rely on the ...
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30
July
2022
| 08:26 Europe/Amsterdam
FOCUS ON SUPERPOLEWorldSBKNew lap record and pole position for Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) in Most. At the rear, all the riders used the SCX compound which was chosen instead of the SCQ here in Most due to the particular characterist...
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29
July
2022
| 19:21 Europe/Amsterdam
WHAT WE LEARNEDFerrari was quickest in both free practice sessions today, with Carlos Sainz topping FP1 and Charles Leclerc going fastest in FP2. On both occasions, they used the P Zero Red soft tyre.Conditions today were dry and warm: just slightly ...
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25
July
2022
| 15:26 Europe/Amsterdam
The 66 cars will use Pirelli’s DHF tyres, making their debut at the Spa 24 Hours. More grip and higher speeds thanks to a re-asphalted surface .Matteo Braga: “We’re expecting a fast 24 hours. The new layout introduces fresh challenges for cars and ty...
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25
July
2022
| 14:50 Europe/Amsterdam
THE TYRES ON TRACK The Hungarian Grand Prix marks the halfway point of the year before the summer break, and Pirelli has chosen the tyres in the middle of the range: C2 as the P Zero White hard, C3 as the P Zero Yellow medium, C4 as the P Zero Red so...
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24
July
2022
| 20:12 Europe/Amsterdam
The P Zero Pirelli RA5A proved to be the most reliable road companion also at the "Rally di Roma Capitale", valid for the FIA European Championship, in which it led to victory the crew composed by Damiano De Tommaso and Giorgia Ascalone on Skoda Fabi...
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24
July
2022
| 19:21 Europe/Amsterdam
THE RACE TYRE STORYRed Bull’s Max Verstappen claimed his seventh win of the year after making just one pit stop at the French Grand Prix. He went from the P Zero Yellow medium tyre to the P Zero White hard tyre on lap 16, a couple of laps before a sa...
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23
July
2022
| 20:29 Europe/Amsterdam
THE ROAD TO POLEFerrari driver Charles Leclerc took pole on the P Zero Red soft tyre, helped by a ‘tow’ from his team mate Carlos Sainz in Q3. All the drivers used the soft tyre from start to finish of qualifying, benefitting from the speed of the re...
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22
July
2022
| 21:35 Europe/Amsterdam
WHAT WE LEARNEDWith temperatures that peaked at 56 degrees on track today during FP1 (and 53 degrees during FP2) the drivers and tyres faced a tough two hours of free practice, with Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz setting the fastest time of the day in F...
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21
July
2022
| 10:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Terna is the first company in Italy to adopt Pirelli’s “CYCL-e around” project on a national scale, to encourage sustainable mobility among its workforceThe e-bike sharing service involves eight Terna branches throughout Italy, which have been equipp...
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19
July
2022
| 16:52 Europe/Amsterdam
THE TYRES ON TRACK The P Zero White hard is the C2 compound, the P Zero Yellow medium the C3, the P Zero Red soft is the C4: these are the three tyres nominated for the French Grand Prix this weekend for Paul Ricard.The France F1 Grand Prix venue is ...
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17
July
2022
| 16:31 Europe/Amsterdam
The Finn wins in a race with autumnal characteristics, run by all the drivers solely on Pirelli Scorpion soft tyres and a single spare in any legIntermittent, often heavy rain, low temperatures and high speeds characterised the special stagesTestoni:...
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17
July
2022
| 08:42 Europe/Amsterdam
FOCUS ON THE SUPERPOLE RACE(asphalt: 40°C / air: 26°C)For the first time this season, the rear SCQ was the undisputed protagonist of the 10 laps in the Superpole Race held on Sunday morning. In fact, no fewer than 16 out of the 25 riders on the grid ...
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16
July
2022
| 21:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Five tyres per leg, all soft, no problems to report. This is how the second day of Rally Estonia, which saw Toyota driver Kalle Rovanperä dominating from the morning's special stages, can be summed up from a tyre point of view. The two legs, 95.02 ki...
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16
July
2022
| 08:29 Europe/Amsterdam
FOCUS ON SUPERPOLEWorldSBK (asphalt: 34°C / air: 19° C)After his pole position at the Estoril round, the second pole of the season arrives for Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK). The six-time world champion took it with a time of 1’26.080, ...
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15
July
2022
| 20:35 Europe/Amsterdam
The opening day of the Rally Estonia, with Kalle Rovanpera leading for Toyota, was characterised by very slippery surfaces, which became even more tricky during the afternoon with intermittent heavy rain on stages SS6 and SS7. All the WRC1 teams face...
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11
July
2022
| 16:18 Europe/Amsterdam
TYRE OPTIONS FOR THIS CIRCUITThe fifth round of the FIM Superbike World Championship will take place next weekend at the British circuit of Donington Park, located next to East Midlands Airport, formerly RAF Castle Donington. Pirelli has decided to ’...
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11
July
2022
| 15:27 Europe/Amsterdam
The Scorpion KX WRC SA tyres are the main choice for round seven of the World Rally ChampionshipCrews can expect a fast rally with slippery surfaces and big jumpsPirelli’s Terenzio Testoni: “The Estonian special stages provide a different challenge c...
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11
July
2022
| 15:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Three new models dedicated to urban travel, touring and trekking.HyperBELT reinforcement specific for urban and extra-urban use, for great protection against perforations.Motorcycle-derived technologies that capitalize on Pirelli's leadership in the ...
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10
July
2022
| 22:17 Europe/Amsterdam
THE RACE TYRE STORYCharles Leclerc won the Austrian Grand Prix, taking Ferrari to the top step of the podium once more, following his team mate’s victory at Silverstone last week. This was Leclerc’s first win since Australia. As was the case at Silve...
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09
July
2022
| 19:06 Europe/Amsterdam
IT’S A SPRINTRed Bull’s Max Verstappen converted pole position into sprint race victory at the Red Bull Ring over 23 laps (the race distance was reduced by one lap after an extra formation lap was added). The top four finished in grid order, with Ver...
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08
July
2022
| 19:42 Europe/Amsterdam
THE ROAD TO POLEMax Verstappen qualified on pole position at Red Bull’s home race – on Friday. That’s because this weekend is a sprint round, with a 24-lap race on Saturday to set the grid for the grand prix, although ‘pole position’ is awarded to to...
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06
July
2022
| 18:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Milan, 6 July 2022 - Pirelli announces that the extract of notary’s minutes for the Board of Directors meeting of Pirelli & C. SpA of June 22, 2022, the resolutions of which were disclosed to the market on the same date, are available to the public a...
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