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No tyre safety concerns in Germany - Hembery

Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery says there are no concerns over the safety of the tyres ahead of the German Grand Prix. There has been much scrutiny on the tyre situation following the failures in last weekend's British Grand Prix, with the Grand Prix Drivers' Association threatening to boycott the race at the Nurburgring if there was a repeat. However, with Pirelli making changes to the rear tyres and the FIA saying it would police parameters relating to the way the tyres are used, Hembery said the changes for this weekend and the next race in Hungary were planned with future tracks in mind. "You wouldn't expect [problems] at this type of circuit," Hembery said....
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