Pirelli nominates compounds up to India
12 September 2012 – Pirelli has confirmed which Slick tyre compounds will be on offer for this year’s Grands Prix of Japan, Korea and India - Rounds 15 to 17 of the 2012 Formula 1 season.
For Suzuka and Buddh, the Soft and Hard choices will be available, whereas the Pirelli has elected for the Super Soft and Soft possibilities for Korea. The Super Soft will also be used in Singapore next weekend, for the first time since Montreal in June.
Reminder of colour markings for 2012 Pirelli tyres:
Hard – silver
Medium – white
Soft – yellow
Super Soft – red
Intermediate – green
Wet – blue