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Pirelli ‘Satisfied’ with Abu Dhabi Performance after Decade-Old Lap Record Finally Broken

Mario Isola says Pirelli Motorsport can be satisfied with the performance of all three compounds of tyre during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend, which allowed one and two stop strategy options to be used. The leading pair of Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen, racing for Mercedes AMG Motorsport and Aston Martin Red Bull Racing respectively, both ran one-stop strategies, whilst Charles Leclerc took the final spot on the podium for Scuderia Ferrari and pitted twice. There were also variations of strategy off the podium, with Valtteri Bottas climbing from the back of the field to fourth by pitting only once, while Carlos Sainz Jr. claimed sixth in the Drivers’ Championship by pitting twice...
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