For the start of the 2013 Formula One World Championship season, Pirelli has nominated its slick P Zero compounds for the first four races in Australia, Malaysia, China and Bahrain.
Avon Tyres has launched Facebook and Twitter pages as it looks to bring its varied activities to a wider audience. The official Avon Tyres Facebook page (www.facebook.com/AvonTyresOfficial) will showcase Avon’s diverse involvement in motoring, motorcycling and motorsport across the world, while offering advice and information on tyre care and Avon’s tyre range.
Gordon Brookes, 53, has returned to Michelin’s agricultural division in Stoke-on-Trent, taking over the role of Technical Manager for the UK and Republic of Ireland from Laurent Mozziconacci.
Avon Motorsport has confirmed that 2012 was its most successful year on record, with the manufacturer supplying tyres to a remarkable 198 champions across multiple disciplines around the world.
Continental Specialty Tyres are the market leader in product innovations, always at the forefront of product development. As the only market player to offer super elastic, press-on-bands, cross-ply and radial tyres, Continental strives to continually develop its product range, in line with market developments.
Nokian has unveiled three new summer tyres, the zLine, Line and eLine. The zLine is a sporty ultra high performance summer tyre, which delivers precise, excellent and safe driving feel for fast driving.
The Formula One teams had their first impression of Pirelli’s latest grand prix tyres last week, at the opening official Formula One test of the year at Jerez in Spain.
Kumho has been chosen as the exclusive tyre supplier for the fastest Mini model to date – the recently‑launched, limited‑edition John Cooper Works GP.
Dunlop is extending the line of the Sport Maxx RT, originally launched in Ascari, Spain, in February 2012. In total 25 sizes will be added to the line-up to meet increasing demand for the sporty and high performance tyre.
Pirelli has presented the new premium P Zero Nero GT series, which expands and enhances the P Zero Nero range through new materials and an increased contact patch that together improve durability. The “Gran Turismo” designation indicates that the P Zero Nero GT has been created for aftermarket replacement on sports cars and saloons with
The technical partnership between Pirelli and Lamborghini has grown even stronger. The Milan-based firm has developed made-to-measure P Zero tyres for the new Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster. The P Zero range is made up of Ultra High Performance tyres designed to meet the needs of the most powerful cars in the world.