Charles Pic debuted Pirelli’s concept 18 inch tyres today at Silverstone, enjoying a split programme of running on the 18 inch tyres in the morning and the familiar 13 inch tyres in the afternoon. The team followed a programme set by Pirelli for today’s evaluations over the course of 38 laps.
Fast Facts: Track: Silverstone, England, 5.9km
Weather: Dry, air 18-25°C, track 19-30°C
Programme: Aero logging and evaluation.
Laps Completed: 38
Classification: P10, 1:41.906
Interruptions: Various red flags, precautionary gearbox change. Charles Pic: “It was special to be the first person to try the new Pirelli 18 inch tyres. It was a very early evaluation test...
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