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  1. Tuesday 29 November 2016

  2. Pirelli concludes 2017 test programme 17:03

    Pirelli concludes 2017 test programme

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has completed its planned pre-2017 test programme after Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull conducted running at the Yas Marina…

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  3. Friday 25 November 2016

  4. Pirelli expects three seconds per lap gain 12:30

    Pirelli expects three seconds per lap gain

    Pirelli says that it is anticipating lap times next year to be around three seconds quicker than 2016, following the presentation of its 2017 tyres in Abu…

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  5. Thursday 13 October 2016

  6. Wehrlein's Pirelli test disrupted by rain 17:38

    Wehrlein's Pirelli test disrupted by rain

    Pirelli's second day of action at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya was disrupted by further wet weather, restricting Mercedes youngster Pascal Wehrlein to…

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  7. Tuesday 27 September 2016

  8. Pirelli: New Sepang surface 'big unknown' 08:12

    Pirelli: New Sepang surface 'big unknown'

    Pirelli's Motorsport Director, Paul Hembery, is viewing the new track surface at the Sepang International Circuit as a "big unknown" ahead of this year's…

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  9. Monday 29 August 2016

  10. Pirelli to run prototypes again at Monza 13:51

    Pirelli to run prototypes again at Monza

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli will run prototype rubber once more during practice for this weekend's Italian Grand Prix, in a bid to further improve…

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  11. Friday 5 August 2016

  12. Interview: Paul Hembery on Pirelli's plans 09:02

    Interview: Paul Hembery on Pirelli's plans

    Pirelli was at the heart of arguably the biggest rule change for 2016, with three tyre compounds being made available to drivers at each race, in a bid to spice…

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  13. Wednesday 27 July 2016

  14. Pirelli: Hockenheim 'an unknown quantity' 12:50

    Pirelli: Hockenheim 'an unknown quantity'

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery says this weekend's German Grand Prix will be "a bit of an unknown quantity" tyre-wise, with the sport having not raced…

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  15. Friday 15 July 2016

  16. Pirelli eyes Bahrain, Abu Dhabi for pre-season 13:02

    Pirelli eyes Bahrain, Abu Dhabi for pre-season

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has outlined Bahrain and Abu Dhabi as preferred locations for 2017 pre-season testing, to ensure "representative…

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  17. Friday 1 July 2016

  18. Hembery: Sub-1m06s possible in qualifying 16:58

    Hembery: Sub-1m06s possible in qualifying

    Pirelli's Paul Hembery reckons a sub-1m06s lap could be possible in Austrian Grand Prix qualifying, providing the weather stays dry. Mercedes driver Nico…

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  19. Sunday 19 June 2016

  20. Pirelli: One-stop 'clearly the way forward' 11:06

    Pirelli: One-stop 'clearly the way forward'

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli says that a one-stop strategy is "clearly the way forward" for the European Grand Prix, given the data it has amassed at the…

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  21. Friday 27 May 2016

  22. Pirelli pleased with full Ultra Soft debut 07:42

    Pirelli pleased with full Ultra Soft debut

    Pirelli hailed a positive start with its new Ultra Soft tyre compound as the purple-marked rubber made its race weekend debut on the opening day of free…

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  23. Sunday 1 May 2016

  24. Pirelli still expecting a one-stop race 09:53

    Pirelli still expecting a one-stop race

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli still expects a one-stop strategy to be the preferred option during the Russian Grand Prix, while it doubts the Medium tyre will…

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  25. Monday 11 April 2016

  26. Pirelli expects varied strategies to continue 12:02

    Pirelli expects varied strategies to continue

    Paul Hembery, Pirelli's Motorsport Director, expects the varied race strategies seen during the first two rounds of the season to continue when the paddock…

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  27. Monday 21 March 2016

  28. Pirelli: New regulations helped strategy 13:22

    Pirelli: New regulations helped strategy

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery says that the tweaked tyre regulations allowed different strategies to be adopted at the Australian Grand…

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  29. Saturday 5 March 2016

  30. Pirelli 'satisfied' after pre-season testing 10:22

    Pirelli 'satisfied' after pre-season testing

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has declared itself "satisfied" with the performance of its various tyre compounds over the eight days of pre-season testing at…

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  31. Saturday 27 February 2016

  32. Pirelli: Tyre performance at test as expected 09:22

    Pirelli: Tyre performance at test as expected

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery says that the company was pleased with the data is received during Formula 1's pre-season test in Spain last week…

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  33. Thursday 28 January 2016

  34. Pirelli welcomes agreement on tyres 11:59

    Pirelli welcomes agreement on tyres

    Pirelli motorsport boss Paul Hembery has welcomed agreement from drivers and Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone over the tyres they want to see in the sport in…

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  35. Saturday 16 January 2016

  36. Hembery: New tyre rules will create variety 09:42

    Hembery: New tyre rules will create variety

    Greater freedom over tyre choice leads the list of rule changes for 2016. GPUpdate.net caught up with the firm's Motorsport Director, Paul Hembery, for his…

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  37. Friday 15 January 2016

  38. Formula 1 still set for sizeable 2017 gains 08:22

    Formula 1 still set for sizeable 2017 gains

    Formula 1 remains on course to deliver a four-to-five second lap time improvement in 2017, despite talk of regulation changes being watered down, according to…

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  39. Monday 14 December 2015

  40. Hembery: Pirelli hit 2015 tyre targets 13:34

    Hembery: Pirelli hit 2015 tyre targets

    Pirelli's Paul Hembery says that the Italian manufacturer met its pre-season target by providing an average of one to two pit-stops per race during the 2015…

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  41. Tuesday 1 December 2015

  42. Vandoorne tops Abu Dhabi tyre test 18:53

    Vandoorne tops Abu Dhabi tyre test

    GP2 Champion Stoffel Vandoorne set the fastest time for McLaren-Honda during Pirelli's 12-hour post-race tyre test at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, to…

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  43. Tuesday 27 October 2015

  44. Pirelli 'conservative' with Mexico choice 09:25

    Pirelli 'conservative' with Mexico choice

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli says it has been "conservative" with its tyre choice for the Mexican Grand Prix, based on the simulations it carried out ahead…

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  45. Friday 9 October 2015

  46. Teams facing 'very big workload' in FP3 14:54

    Teams facing 'very big workload' in FP3

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli says drivers and their teams will need to overcome a "very big workload" during final practice for the Russian Grand Prix, after…

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  47. Tuesday 6 October 2015

  48. Pirelli expects more pit-stops at Sochi 09:31

    Pirelli expects more pit-stops at Sochi

    Pirelli expects this year's Russian Grand Prix to feature two or three pit-stops per driver, as opposed to the one-stop strategy which dominated the inaugural…

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  49. Monday 14 September 2015

  50. Pirelli to define 'clearer' tyre regulations 10:50

    Pirelli to define 'clearer' tyre regulations

    Pirelli says it will be working with governing body the FIA to define a "clearer procedure" regarding the use of its tyres at the Singapore Grand Prix, after…

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  51. Monday 31 August 2015

  52. Pirelli completes Vettel tyre investigation 17:53

    Pirelli completes Vettel tyre investigation

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has completed its investigation into the circumstances surrounding Sebastian Vettel's failure in Belgium, and will present its…

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  53. Saturday 22 August 2015

  54. Pirelli: Rosberg tyre failure due to 'external cut' 10:10

    Pirelli: Rosberg tyre failure due to 'external cut'

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has ruled out a structural issue with its tyres after Nico Rosberg's failure during Friday's second practice session for the…

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  55. Friday 24 July 2015

  56. Pirelli on track for two-stop race 16:21

    Pirelli on track for two-stop race

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli believes that a two-stop strategy is likely to be the optimum approach for drivers during the Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday…

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  57. Thursday 25 June 2015

  58. Pirelli gathers data with prototype 2016 tyres 07:04

    Pirelli gathers data with prototype 2016 tyres

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli described as "very useful" the data it gathered with its prototype 2016 tyres at this week's post-Austrian Grand Prix…

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  59. Friday 19 June 2015

  60. Hembery taken aback by Michelin demands 17:03

    Hembery taken aback by Michelin demands

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery says he is surprised by the demands of rival manufacturer Michelin in its application to secure Formula 1's next tyre…

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  61. Sunday 24 May 2015

  62. Brundle positive over Pirelli's 18-inch tyre 08:47

    Brundle positive over Pirelli's 18-inch tyre

    Ex-Formula 1 driver turned television commentator Martin Brundle praised Pirelli's efforts after trialling the company's 18-inch tyre concept in…

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  63. Monday 18 May 2015

  64. Pirelli: Super Soft tyre usage crucial 10:11

    Pirelli: Super Soft tyre usage crucial

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery says the way drivers use the red-banded Super Soft tyre will be crucial at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix. The new…

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  65. Saturday 16 May 2015

  66. Pirelli focusing on safety after rule change 09:29

    Pirelli focusing on safety after rule change

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli says it is focusing on safety following the Strategy Group's proposal to allow teams free choice of compound next season. The…

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  67. Friday 1 May 2015

  68. Hembery: Free tyre choice 'impossible' 09:32

    Hembery: Free tyre choice 'impossible'

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery says the suggestion of Formula 1 teams choosing their preferred tyre compounds ahead of races would be "impossible" for…

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  69. Monday 23 March 2015

  70. Pirelli: At least two pit-stops in Malaysia 10:17

    Pirelli: At least two pit-stops in Malaysia

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli expects a return to at least two pit-stops per driver in Malaysia. Most of the drivers to finish the season-opening…

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  71. Thursday 19 March 2015

  72. Pirelli expects lap records to be challenged 11:47

    Pirelli expects lap records to be challenged

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery reckons lap records could be challenged this season. Formula 1's sole tyre supplier has changed the rear structure…

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  73. Friday 23 January 2015

  74. Exclusive interview with Pirelli's Paul Hembery 15:32

    Exclusive interview with Pirelli's Paul Hembery

    Formula 1 returns to action at the start of next month, when the majority of teams debut their new cars at Jerez. Ahead of the test, GPUpdate.net spoke with…

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  75. Thursday 27 November 2014

  76. Pirelli pleased with reaction to 2015 tyres 06:14

    Pirelli pleased with reaction to 2015 tyres

    Pirelli says it is "very pleased" with the feedback it has received from drivers over the new 2015 tyres it brought to this week's Abu Dhabi test. Teams were…

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  77. Friday 17 October 2014

  78. Pirelli changes Brazil tyre nomination 12:15

    Pirelli changes Brazil tyre nomination

    Pirelli has altered its tyre nomination for next month's Brazilian Grand Prix, amid fears over safety. After initially picking the Medium and Hard compounds…

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  79. Tuesday 14 October 2014

  80. Massa says Brazil tyre choice 'very dangerous' 10:33

    Massa says Brazil tyre choice 'very dangerous'

    Felipe Massa says Pirelli's choice of tyres for his home Grand Prix in Brazil next month is "very dangerous". Pirelli recently announced that it would be…

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  81. Friday 19 September 2014

  82. Pirelli admits tyre gap bigger than expected 18:17

    Pirelli admits tyre gap bigger than expected

    F1 tyre supplier Pirelli admits that the time difference between its supplied compounds in Singapore has been larger than it expected. Drivers improved by…

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  83. Wednesday 23 July 2014

  84. Exclusive interview with Paul Hembery 08:00

    Exclusive interview with Paul Hembery

    Pirelli faced one of its biggest challenges since returning to the sport this season, having to adapt its products to all-new regulations with limited testing.…

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  85. Tuesday 22 July 2014

  86. Hembery wants to keep Bahrain on test calendar 15:08

    Hembery wants to keep Bahrain on test calendar

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery is still hoping that Bahrain will be able to host a portion of pre-season testing next year, despite a regulation…

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  87. Pirelli expects usual two stops in Hungary 07:00

    Pirelli expects usual two stops in Hungary

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery believes teams and drivers will opt for the usual two stops in the Hungarian Grand Prix this weekend. Pirelli will…

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  88. Wednesday 9 July 2014

  89. Pirelli ready to supply 18-inch tyres by 2016 16:18

    Pirelli ready to supply 18-inch tyres by 2016

    Pirelli says it would be ready to supply Formula 1 teams with 18-inch tyres from the 2016 season. The Italian manufacturer trialled the concept on the second…

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  90. Friday 4 July 2014

  91. Pirelli to trial 18-inch tyre at Silverstone test 17:40

    Pirelli to trial 18-inch tyre at Silverstone test

    Pirelli has announced that it will trial a new 18-inch tyre at next week's in-season Silverstone test. The Italian manufacturer says it is an idea it has…

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  92. Friday 20 June 2014

  93. Pirelli on target with degradation levels 16:49

    Pirelli on target with degradation levels

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli is on target with its degradation levels at this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix, according to Motorsport Director Paul…

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  94. Monday 16 June 2014

  95. Pirelli predicts two pit-stops in Austria 15:15

    Pirelli predicts two pit-stops in Austria

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli is predicting two pit-stops at this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix. The Red Bull Ring, formerly known as the A1-Ring, returns…

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  96. Tuesday 3 June 2014

  97. Pirelli: Canada will work tyres harder 11:23

    Pirelli: Canada will work tyres harder

    Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery believes the tyres will be worked a lot more this weekend in Canada, although he is not anticipating any issues. The…

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  98. Monday 5 May 2014

  99. Pirelli hoping for no more than three stops 13:17

    Pirelli hoping for no more than three stops

    Formula 1 drivers should not have to pit for fresh tyres more than three times at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix, according to Pirelli Motorsport Director…

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  100. Thursday 10 April 2014

  101. Pirelli makes 'useful progress' at Sakhir test 09:37

    Pirelli makes 'useful progress' at Sakhir test

    Pirelli says it made "useful progress" at the first of four planned post-race tests at the Sakhir circuit. As a new regulation for the 2014 season, all 11…

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  102. Friday 4 April 2014

  103. Pirelli questions 2015 tyre warmer ban 18:34

    Pirelli questions 2015 tyre warmer ban

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli is doubtful whether next year's planned tyre warmer ban will be feasible. The Italian manufacturer is to begin testing…

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  104. Friday 14 March 2014

  105. Two second gap between tyre compounds – Pirelli 12:36

    Two second gap between tyre compounds – Pirelli

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli says that there is a two second gap per lap between the option and prime tyres at this weekend's Australian Grand…

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  106. Sunday 2 March 2014

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    Video of the Day: Pirelli's 2014 expectations

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  108. Wednesday 26 February 2014

  109. Pirelli close to 2013 performance level 12:44

    Pirelli close to 2013 performance level

    Pirelli's Motorsport Director Paul Hembery reckons that Formula 1's tyre supplier is close to 2013 levels of performance ahead of the third pre-season…

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  110. Monday 27 January 2014

  111. Pirelli brings special 'winter' tyre to Jerez 15:28

    Pirelli brings special 'winter' tyre to Jerez

    Pirelli has developed a slick winter tyre for use throughout the opening pre-season test at Jerez. The Italian manufacturer, which recently extended its…

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  112. Saturday 23 November 2013

  113. Pirelli not overly frustrated by weather 03:00

    Pirelli not overly frustrated by weather

    Pirelli was not overly frustrated by the consistent rain that thwarted plans to trial its 2014 development rubber during the opening day of practice for the…

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  114. Tuesday 19 November 2013

  115. Alesi: Prepare for everything in Brazil! 12:29

    Alesi: Prepare for everything in Brazil!

    Pirelli ambassador Jean Alesi has said the drivers and teams will have ‘to be prepared for everything’ in Brazil this weekend, with the weather always…

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  116. Friday 1 November 2013

  117. Teams set to trial 2014 tyres in Brazil 15:03

    Teams set to trial 2014 tyres in Brazil

    Formula 1 teams are due to trial Pirelli's 2014 tyres at the final round of the season in Brazil, with the manufacturer eager to gain first-hand feedback of its…

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  118. Monday 28 October 2013

  119. Pirelli: One-stop possible at Yas Marina 12:53

    Pirelli: One-stop possible at Yas Marina

    Pirelli has suggested that a one-stop strategy could be adopted at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, although it is expecting a two-stop plan to be the most popular…

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