News Details

Pic: 18-inch tyres would present big challenge

– Charles Pic says a future move to 18-inch tyres would cause a headache for teams and drivers.The Lotus third driver completed 14 laps with Pirelli's experimental low profile rubber on the final morning of the post-British Grand Prix test at Silverstone to help the Italian manufacturer gather data.Although 2017 has been earmarked as a potential year for change, Pirelli claims that it would be ready to supply larger wheels a season earlier."If we go with this type of tyre one day, it will be a big challenge," Pic explained to the gathered media, including GPUpdate.net."For teams it will be a challenge because they will have to build a completely new car around it...
Full Story »
2y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

18-inch tyres will present 'big challenge' for teams -...

Getty Images Enlarge After becoming the first driver to test Pirelli's...
2y ago from espnF1.com

18-inch tyres a 'big challenge' – Pic

Charles Pic says the 18-inch concept Pirelli tyres trialled on day two of...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Pic: 18-inch tyres a big challenge

Charles Pic reckons Formula 1 won't find it easy swapping from 13-inch to...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Pic finds 18-inch tyres a big challenge

Charles Pic says a switch to 18-inch tyres in the future “will be a big...
2y ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP presents updated 2017 calendar

– MotoGP organisers have presented an updated calendar for the 2017...
15h ago from GPUpdate.net

Lorenzo says Ducati move will ease tension with Rossi

Jorge Lorenzo says he believes that the difficult relationship he has had...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Rossi takes Monza Rally win

Valentino Rossi has rounded off his 2016 season in style by successfully...

Barros back to the winner’s circle in Brazilian...

Barros gets his leathers back on and takes a race win in the Brazilian...
17h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Jones joins Bourdais at Dale Coyne for 2017

Reigning Indy Lights champion Ed Jones has been rewarded with the second...
6h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Indy 500 winner Rossi unveils image on Borg-Warner...

Alexander Rossi, who won the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, has...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

Chilton stays in IndyCar with Ganassi

– Max Chilton will remain in the IndyCar series with Chip Ganassi...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

Ganassi confirms Chilton return for 2017

Max Chilton will spend his second season at Chip Ganassi Racing, the team...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Hyundai has best line-up for 2017 WRC, claims team boss

Hyundai WRC team principal Michel Nandan says his team will have the...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier down to two options for 2017 seat

Sebastien Ogier will decide between two options for his World Rally...
1d ago from EuroSport.com

Al-Attiyah working on 2017 Volkswagen WRC plan

Nasser Al-Attiyah has confirmed that he is working on taking part in the...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

WRC jigsaw nears completion

Ogier and Latvala close to securing 2017 drives
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Olivier Giroud ready to fight for Arsenal spot

GETTY Olivier Giroud isn't Arsenal's first-choice striker any more The...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal star Alex Iwobi: What helped us beat Basel to...

The Nigeria international struck the fourth goal in a comprehensive 4-1...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Zinedine Zidane wants to avoid old club Juventus......

Zinedine Zidane wants to avoid old club Juventus... but Real Madrid boss...
4h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal plot summer contract talks with Jack Wilshere

ARSENAL are set to offer Jack Wilshere a new contract at the end of the...
5h 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.