News Details

Pirelli opts for softest tyres in Austria

Pirelli prepared for the first Austrian Grand Prix in 11 years by analysing the track surface and racing lines, ending up with the super soft and soft tyre, a combination used for the third race in a row. The Austrian Grand Prix last appeared on the Formula One calendar in 2003, at the A1 Ring. Eleven years later, the track has been modified and now returns as the Red Bull Ring for round eight of this year’s world championship. Pirelli will bring its soft and supersoft tyres for the third consecutive race: the same nomination as Monte Carlo and Canada. But the Red Bull Ring is very different in character, with two main straights and mostly sharp corners. As a result, average speeds are...
Full Story »
11mo ago from F1Technical.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hülkenberg hoping to exploit soft tyres

– Force India driver Nico Hülkenberg says Pirelli's decision to...
11mo ago from GPUpdate.net

Pirelli predicts two pit-stops in Austria

– Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli is predicting two pit-stops at...
11mo ago from GPUpdate.net

Austrian GP: Preview - Pirelli

The track alternates very slow corners with high-speed sections. Traction...
11mo ago from Pitpass.com

'Caterham will be in Austria no question'

Caterham will be in Austria owner Tony Fernandes has confirmed after...
11mo ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Can Ducati end its losing streak at Mugello?

It’s been almost five years since a Ducati rider last won a MotoGP race...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Redding Q&A: The season so far

Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS’s Scott Redding chats exclusively to...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Valentino Rossi’s love affair with Mugello

Mugello has been the scene of some of the greatest moments in his career,...
8h ago from MotoGP.com

Espargaro: “My operation was successful last week”

Monster Yamaha Tech 3’s Pol Espargaro is expecting a physically...
7h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Wilson hoping for more with Andretti

Veteran Indy car driver Justin Wilson has been presented with a series of...
44m ago from Racer.com

Round Table Recap - Round 6 - Indianapolis 500

It's Wednesday, which means INDYCAR announced their post-event penalties...

Video: Drivers preview 'Dual in Detroit'

No description available...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar hands down Indianapolis 500 penalties

James Davison’s Dale Coyne Racing squad was handed a $10,000 fine as...
19h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Olsbergs MSE Ford returns to Global Rallycross to...

2015 championship season opens this weekend in Fort Lauderdale Charlotte,...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Portugal driver report: Part 2

Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20)A pretty miserable weekend for the likeable...
4h ago from WRC.com

Erik Carlsson 1929-2015

Swedens 'Mr Saab' and a pioneer of left-foot braking
8h ago from WRC.com

Portugal driver report: Part 1

Jari-Matti Latvala (VW Polo R)Victory in Portugal came at just the right...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal set to battle Man United for £21.3m...

Arsenal are ready to take on Manchester United for the signature of...

Arsenal flop close to agreeing Galatasaray transfer

Arsenal winger Lukas Podoslki, who has spent the second half of...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Pubs in Birmingham warned about showing FA Cup final...

Pubs and bars in Birmingham have been warned by TV Licensing that they...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

'Arsenal have the best fans in England'

In the build-up to Arsenal’s FA Cup final against Aston Villa on...
4h ago from Arsenal.com

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.