News Details

Pirelli boss responds to criticism

Pirelli President Marco Tronchetti Provera has responded to some of the criticism aimed at the Italian tyremaker during its time as Formula One supplier. Pirelli re-entered F1 as sole supplier in 2013 and for most of the first year, the tyres were labeled too 'aggressive' and after the British Grand Prix - where several blow-outs occurred - a mid-season construction had to be made. So far this year, most of the drivers have been less critical, although Fernando Alonso was once again unhappy during last week's Monaco Grand Prix. "When they bring normal tyres with good grip, we finish the tyre in two or three laps," he told the BBC in Monaco last weekend. "When they bring...
Full Story »
9mo ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Pirelli: When teams are not going well they blame...

Marco Provera with Bernie Ecclestone It took twenty years for Pirelli to...
9mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Pirelli no decision on F1 future beyond 2016

Pirelli has answered 'we'll see' to the question of staying in Formula 1...
9mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Pirelli president responds to F1 criticism

It took twenty years for Pirelli to make the financial decision to...
9mo ago from GrandPrix.com

Mattiacci establishes Ferrari action plan

– New Ferrari team boss Marco Mattiacci says he is close to making...
9mo ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi: New Ducati fast , tyre rule unfair

After witnessing the new GP15's initial laps at last week's Sepang MotoGP...
19h ago from Crash.net

'Catalunya Moto' exhibition opens to the public

The exhibition, which runs from March 3 until October 25, celebrates the...
6h ago from MotoGP.com

Moto3: New Sepang team unveils 2015 colours

The new Sepang International Circuit (SIC) Moto3 team has unveiled its...
16h ago from Crash.net

Capirossi signs-up for World GP Legends event

Loris Capirossi will be racing alongside the likes of Freddie Spencer,...
18h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Aitken Earns WinterFest Title by One Point in...

Jack Aitken of Team Pelfrey and Weiron Tan of Andretti Autosport were...
18h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Testing IndyCar's aero kits with Tony Kanaan

Tony Kanaan spoke in an interview with Motorsport.com about his time...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Jakes returns to series with Schmidt Peterson

James Jakes will return to action in the Verizon IndyCar Series...
20h ago from Crash.net

IndyCar vs. action motorsports – a retraction

RACER.com has removed a story that appeared yesterday (Friday 02/27)...
18h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Paddon fully focused for Rally Mexico

Hayden Paddon says he is focusing on his best performance on unfamiliar...
16h ago from Crash.net

Slow starters could clean up in Mexico

Mexico is the first of a run of six loose-surface rallies, and the first...
7h ago from WRC.com

Hyundai Motorsport runs upgraded engine in Mexico

Hyundai Motorsport has brought its upgraded engine with a new fuel...
9h ago from Crash.net

Kiwi upbeat ahead of Mexico debut

The Kiwi completed the recce at Rally Guanajuato Mexico (5 - 8 March)...
8h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Stephan El Shaarawy set for San Siro exit?

Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur have been alerted to the availability of AC...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

QPR vs. Arsenal: Team News and Predicted Line-Ups

Arsenal take on QPR at Loftus Road tomorrow evening, looking to maintain...
3h ago from FreshArsenal.com

David Ospina: 'We'll just focus on ourselves despite...

Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina has suggested that the team need to...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

He has to do more! Arsenal legend SLAMS Mesut Ozil

POOR: Gilberto Silva has slammed Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil [GETTY]...
5h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.