News Details

Pirelli to look at blanket ban

Pirelli are to bring an extra set of medium compound tyres to Bahrain for this week's test to gather data on how the rubber behaves without warming blankets.Tyre warmers will be banned in 2015, and with the Italian firm contracted to be the sport's sole supplier until the end of 2016, they are keen to gather information early for the design of next year's rubber. "Pirelli are also bringing an extra set of medium tyres per team to Bahrain, with 2014 construction and compound," they confirmed. "However, these are actually considered to be 'prototypes' as their purpose is to test tyre behaviour without warming blankets, which will be banned from 2015 onwards." In addition...
Full Story »
2y ago from SkySports.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Red Bull confirm driver line-up for Bahrain test

Red Bull has confirmed that Sebastian Vettel will take the wheel of the...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Bahrain test preview: what to watch for

Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 heads to Bahrain this week for the second...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Renault: 'We should be okay in Bahrain now'

Renault are now confident that the problems which plagued their new power...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Details emerge of 2014 qualifying tweaks

New details of the plan to spice up qualifying for 2014 have emerged....
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Crutchlow blasts MotoGP Safety Commission absentees

Cal Crutchlow has criticised the riders who failed to turn up for the most...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Espargaro: Iannone signing killed my Suzuki chances

Aleix Espargaro says he knew his fate with the Suzuki MotoGP team was...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Pedrosa charge halted by two-part race

Dani Pedrosa’s hopes of turning around a disastrous weekend in Assen...

Rossi laments “stupid mistake” that cost Assen...

Valentino Rossi was left to lament his own “stupid mistake” after...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Negrao hopes for early graduation

Indy Lights rookie Andre Negrao has his eye on moving up to the Verizon...
35m ago from Racer.com

UPDATED: Boston GP refund plan being reviewed

UPDATE: Boston's WCVB-TV reports that the Massachusetts state attorney...
2h ago from Racer.com

Video: IndyCar Road America highlights

No description available...
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

INDYCAR: Iowa will test injured arm - Newgarden

Josef Newgarden knows that IndyCar's next event on the Iowa oval will be...
7h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

FIA annuls Prokop penalty in Rally Italy

Martin Prokop has announced the five-minute time penalty he had received...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

Simone defends Junior lead

Koci, Folb and Veiby keen to gain ground
12h ago from WRC.com

Pursuing the podium in Poland

Mads Østberg and Éric Camilli take their Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS...
22h ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala stars at Goodwood

Finn pilots Polo R up famous hillclimb
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Journo: Arsenal eyeing shock transfer raid for key...

According to journalist Emanuele Giulianelli, Arsenal have made an...

Rumour Rater: Arsenal, Chelsea eye Morata

FC's Steve Nicol and Ross Dyer assess the latest from the rumour mill.
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Spotted: Arsenal shot-stopper Petr Cech snapped...

ARSENAL ace Petr Cech has been enjoying a day out at Wimbledon.
4h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal ready to meet £32.5m release clause for star...

Arsenal are set to compete with West Ham United for £32.5 million Inter...
9h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

Mercedes F1 tyre pressure trick revealed

A trick employed by Mercedes to counter Pirelli's... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Mercedes devious tyre pressure trick revealed

A trick employed by Mercedes to counter Pirelli's... Read More »
9h ago from GrandPrix247.com

Kvyat breaks silence as Red Bull eyes future

Daniil Kvyat has finally broken his long Twitter... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.