News Details

Hembery: 'Very useful' tyre data collected in Bahrain

Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery says the data collected by the Italian tyre manufactor during the Bahrain test has been “very useful.” The teams were able to try out the 2014 range of tyres over the four-day test, as well as the ‘winter’ compound. Pirelli also supplied each team with an experimental medium set for next year, to gauge performance when tyre-warmers are not used – as per the regulations for the 2015 season. Pirelli’s data shows that the supersoft compound is around 0.7s per lap faster than the soft, the soft is around 1.2s per lap quicker than the medium, and the medium is around 1.3s per lap quicker than the hard. However, these gaps will close once the...
Full Story »
2y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Teams to test prototype 2015 tyre in Bahrain

Pirelli has confirmed that teams will test a prototype compound at the...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Pirelli to prepare for tyre warmer ban

Sauber F1 Team Pirelli is to begin preparations for the 2015 tyre warmer...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Pirelli preparing for tyre warmer ban

Getty Images Enlarge Pirelli will allocate one set of tyres per team...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Pirelli preparing for tyre blanket ban

– Pirelli will ramp up preparations for the upcoming tyre blanket...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

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

Valentino Rossi was left to lament his own “stupid mistake” after...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP Assen: Debut victory gives Miller a...

Estrella Galicia Marc VDS rider Jack Miller has a lot to celebrate this...
13h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Assen: Sunday times and race results

All the results from the Dutch GP
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Assen MotoGP: Jack Miller stuns in wet and wild...

Jack Miller scored his maiden MotoGP race victory in a sensational wet...
20h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

"What They're Saying" from qualifying at...

Top 10 quotes from qualifying for the KOHLER Grand Prix Verizon IndyCar...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

"What They're Saying" from KOHLER Grand Prix

Top 10 quotes from the Kohler Grand Prix Verizon IndyCar Series race on...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Power holds off Kanaan at Road America

Team Penske's Will Power mastered the Road America circuit on IndyCar's...
13h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Track, series exult in Road America turnout

Although he shied away from giving a specific attendance estimate, Road...
9h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Paddon targets Poland bounce back

Kiwi keen to put recent disappointment behind him
2d ago from WRC.com

Craig Breen and Stéphane Lefebvre to represent Abu...

Winners of Rally de Portugal with Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle, the Abu Dhabi...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier draws 'additional strength' from fatherhood

Will Tim make the champ even faster?
2d ago from WRC.com

Hyundai Motorsport targets podium at fast and furious...

Hyundai Motorsport is ready to challenge for another podium result in...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Alexis and Chile win the Copa, Mesut misses, Ireland...

Morning all, welcome to a brand new week and let's begin with some good...
2h ago from Arseblog.com

Alexis Sanchez posts incredible Instagram snap of...

Alexis Sanchez posts incredible Instagram snap of Chile celebrations...
57m ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Mesut Ozil urges Germany team-mates to move to EPL as...

Mesut Ozil urges Germany team-mates to move to the Premier League as...
57m ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

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.