News Details

Pirelli sees change since Silverstone tyre crisis

Paul Hembery says there have been some changes for the better as a result of the tyre crisis that occurred at the British Grand Prix a year ago. A number of tyres failed during last year's race at Silverstone, with Lewis Hamilton losing the lead as a result while Felipe Massa, Sergio Perez and Jean-Eric Vergne also had spectacular tyre problems. With Pirelli having been unable to make changes to the tyres without the unanimous approval of all the teams prior to that race it proved to be a catalyst for new concessions in the regulations to help deal with similar issues in future. Asked if the Silverstone race was Pirelli's toughest time in 2013, Hembery replied: "It's a yes and no....
Full Story »
2y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Red Bull drivers preview the British Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel and Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull drivers preview the...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

British Grand Prix: Mercedes preview Silverstone...

Nico Rosberg leads Lewis Hamilton Mercedes preview Round 9 of the 2014...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Juncadella to replace Hulkenberg in FP1 at Silverstone

Daniel Juncadella Force India reserve driver, 23-year-old Spaniard, Daniel...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Hamilton mentally ready to fight back - Lauda

Lewis Hamilton hasn't been psychologically scarred by his mistakes in...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Opinion: Rossi screw-up ends title chances?

To call Sunday’s MotoGP race an unmitigated disaster for the factory...

MotoGP: Cecchinello ‘We needed that finish’

LCR Honda team boss Lucio Cecchinello admitted to MCN after last...

Ducati says Lorenzo knows its bike is competitive

Ducati boss Paolo Ciabatti insists that Jorge Lorenzo is fully aware that...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar wants Surfers Paradise but in February, says...

The Verizon IndyCar Series will not share the Surfers Paradise venue with...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Will Power wins in Toronto IndyCar twist

Australian ace Will Power has set the Verizon IndyCar Series points race...
10h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDUSTRY: Justin Wilson Corner named at Snetterton

The late Justin Wilson has been honored with a corner bearing his name at...
15h ago from Racer.com

Snetterton names corner after Justin Wilson

Snetterton Circuit’s hairpin, formerly known as Montreal, will be...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Aravind relieved to complete Baja Aragon in first...

Aravind KP says he is pleased to have finished the Baja Aragon rally in...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

M-Sport cleared for Finland take off

Famed for its high speed and spectacular jumps, the event has become known...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

WRC all-stars at VW's Polo R test

Advertising VW test driver, and double world champion, Marcus Grönholm...
21h ago from WRC.com

Toyota testing tops 5,000km

Toyota testingtops 5,000km Toyota Gazoo Racing has completed more than...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arseblog News blows transfer rumour world apart with...

Transfer rumours: we all know them. We know that for the most part they're...
2h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal star ruled out for up to five months with knee...

Arsenal's star centre back Per Mertesacker has been ruled out of first...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Picture Special: Who were the 22 founding Premier...

EXPRESS SPORT takes a look at where the original members of the Premier...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Kvyat set for Red Bull Racing split

Red Bull does not intend to renew its contract... Read More »
2h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Hamilton "not an easy teammate", says Alonso

Rosberg lost the championship lead to Hamilton in... Read More »
1h ago from Motorsport.com

Racing for Ferrari is a dream – Alonso

Fernando Alonso has admitted that he is unlikely... Read More »
1h 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.