News Details

Pirelli could add speed to 2014 tyres

There is a lot of discontent within the F1 paddock in 2014. The unhappiest faces are perhaps those in the struggling lower half of the grid, angry that plans for a cost-saving budget cap were scrapped. But there are other reasons. Bernie Ecclestone and some circuit promoters are furious that the atmosphere at the grands prix is now much quieter. And it's not just at the track. A few weeks ago, some alarming television ratings figures emerged showing that in key markets like Germany and Italy, significantly fewer people are tuning in. "I heard Monaco was 20 per cent down this year," former driver turned commentator David Coulthard told AOL. "We have a responsibility to the...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Pirelli may speed up their ‘boring' 2014 tyres

Paul Hembrey with Niki Lauda There is a lot of discontent within the...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Pirelli: Canada will work tyres harder

– Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery believes the tyres will...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Pirelli open to wider tyres and less downforce

One of the major issues which makes overtaking in modern Formula 1 so...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Pirelli open to experimentation

Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery admitted that the tyre supplier...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Aprilia hails 'extraordinary' Espargaró

– Aprilia has praised an "extraordinary" showing from...
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

Iannone: I must avoid being 'impulsive'

– Andrea Iannone has admitted he must try to rein in his...
3h ago from GPUpdate.net

KTM and Yamaha differences ‘black and white’ for...

Espargaro and Smith both finished their first MotoGP race with KTM in...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Vinales wins season-opening Qatar MotoGP

Spain's Maverick Vinales on a Yamaha won the season-opening Qatar MotoGP...
2d ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar reveals new images of 2018 design

– IndyCar has revealed new images of the series' planned 2018 car...
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar unveils new image of 2018 bodywork kit

IndyCar officials have released an updated image of the universal...

IndyCar unveils 2018 bodywork renderings

The Verizon IndyCar Series has produced the first look of its 2018...
1h ago from Racer.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for March 29, presented by...

Page 1 of 9 Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda...
6h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Test date set for Polo R5

Development under way on Volkswagen’s WRC 2 car
1d ago from WRC.com

Getting Excited for Dirt 4!

In all honesty, we're a bit late to this party since news about Dirt 4...

Pre-Event Test Videos #2 Tour de Corse 2017

Pre-Event Test Videos #2 (Fan Footage) Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de...
1d ago from WRC.com

Germany rings the changes

New stages and a new service base in 2017
6d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal legend makes shock claim about Arsene Wenger's...

Arsene Wenger has faced increasing pressure from fans to stand down as...
7h ago from Express.co.uk

Chelsea's five most likely transfers this summer: Odds...

GETTY Chelsea wabt Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk Virgil van Dijk -...
4h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

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.