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Pirelli clarify tyre compound rules for Sprint Qualifying

Pirelli have clarified changes to the tyre rules on weekends earmarked for Sprint Qualifying, the experimental new format approved by the Formula 1 Commission on Monday. The new format will be tried at three race weekends this season, two European events and one-non European, with an extra 100km 'Sprint Qualifying' race added on the Saturday and the traditional qualifying session moved to the Friday. The result of normal qualifying will inform the grid for Sprint Qualifying, with the result of the 100km race determining the grid for Sunday's Grand Prix. Where the changes come in are with the tyres, and it has now been confirmed that drivers will have just five sets of soft tyres to use in...
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