News Details

Pirelli to demo 18 inch tyre at next week's test

Pirelli is introducing a new 18-inch tyre design concept to showcase the way that Formula One could look in the near future. But rather than an abstract design, this is a fully functional tyre, capable of completing demonstration runs around Silverstone during the forthcoming in-season test from next Tuesday and Wednesday.The 18-inch tyre is an idea that Pirelli has promoted ever since the company was first announced as official tyre supplier back in 2010. Larger wheel and tyre sizes reflect modern market trends; with the adoption of a larger size invariably leading to even greater technology transfer between Formula One tyres and road car tyres.Pirelli would only progress this initiative...
Full Story »
3y ago from Pitpass.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Pirelli to trial 18 inch tyres

Pirelli Motorsport Media Pirelli is to trial an 18 inch tyre during next...
3y ago from F1Zone.net

Pirelli to test 18-inch tyres

Pirelli has announced that it will test an 18-inch tyre concept at the...
3y ago from Crash.net

Pirelli to trial 18-inch tyre at Silverstone test

– Pirelli has announced that it will trial a new 18-inch tyre at...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Pirelli Bring Hardest Tyres for Silverstone Challenge

The 2013 British Grand Prix saw Formula 1 tyre manufacturer Pirelli...

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP Aragon: Vinales snatches pole with Rossi third

Vinales takes MotoGP pole away from Rossi with his last lap as Marquez...
9h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi labels front row spot 'big surprise'

– Valentino Rossi labelled his front-row grid spot for the Aragón...
8h ago from GPUpdate.net

Márquez 'pushed too much' in pole pursuit

– Repsol Honda rider Marc Márquez accepted that he "pushed...
5h ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Aragon: Marquez tops third session, Rossi into...

Marquez heads into MotoGP Aragon qualifying with a 0.3s lead as Rossi...
13h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Ganassi Racing cuts more than 40 staff

Most everyone at Chip Ganassi Racing had heard for the past few weeks...
2d ago from Racer.com

PUMPELLY: The case against gravel

During the opening laps of the 1999 British Grand Prix, Michael...
1d ago from Racer.com

Boston GP organizer sues city for $15.5m

For a race that never actually took place, the Boston Grand Prix sure...
1d ago from Racer.com

Chip Ganassi Racing Down to Two Full-time Entries for...

Scott Dixon will only have one team-mate in 2018 after Chip Ganassi Racing...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Loeb open to WRC return

Loeb open to WRC return Sébastien Loeb has hinted that he could make...
2d ago from WRC.com

Spotlight: Nil Solans

Spotlight: Nil Solans What do the following WRC drivers have in common?...
13h ago from WRC.com

DMACK unveils new gravel tyre

New rubber for rounds in Spain, GB and Australia
1d ago from WRC.com

WIN A CO-DRIVE WITH MADS ØSTBERG

WIN A CO-DRIVE WITH MADS ØSTBERG
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsene Wenger was right to drop Arsenal ace Alexis...

Arsene Wenger was right to drop Arsenal ace Alexis Sanchez - Sky Sports...
6h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Liverpool news: Oxlade-Chamberlain’s career going...

Oxlade-Chamberlain has had a difficult start to his time at Liverpool...
8h ago from Express.co.uk

Ian Wright on ‘w***spangle' Arsenal fans over Ox

Ian Wright used a wonderful word – w***spangle – to describe...
10h ago from Football365.com

The 16 megastars who have scored 50 or more goals in...

The 16 megastars who have scored 50 or more goals in European competition...
15h ago from DailyStar.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.