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Pirelli: Williams put too much pressure on Kubica tyre test

Pirelli’s Sporting Director Mario Isola feels Williams haven’t given Robert Kubica a fair opportunity of F1 track time to prove he’s capable of a comeback in 2018 if the Polish driver is overlooked as Felipe Massa’s replacement. After being handed two private tests at the Hungaroring and Silverstone in a 2014-specification Williams F1 car, Kubica was named as part of the team’s driver line-up for the post-season Abu Dhabi tyre test alongside Lance Stroll and Sergey Sirotkin. Kubica, who had also enjoyed a mid-season F1 test in the current generation of cars with Renault in Hungary last July, tested in the morning of the first day and in the afternoon of the second day at the...
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