Vettel suffers left-rear Pirelli problem
19 November 2010 – Although most in the field were agreeably pleased with the first-time performance of Pirelli’s new Formula 1 tyres in Abu Dhabi on Friday, it has been confirmed to GPUpdate.net that Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull ran into trouble.
However, the cause of a left-rear problem is still being investigated by Pirelli technicians, with it not being known at present whether the tyre failed or if a puncture was picked up on-track.
Also on Friday:
Vettel dubs Pirellis ‘better than expected’