Pirelli-backed WRC Academy prepares for season finale A new challenge awaits the WRC Academy for this week’s season finale as crews prepare for the only mixed surface event of the six-round series that uses Pirelli as the championship’s sole tyre supplier. Based on the Costa Daurada in Spain’s Tarragona region, this year’s Rally de Espana
Pirelli P Zero OE on BMW X5 and X6 Pirelli’s well-established technical partnership with BMW has been highlighted with the latest homologation: the German manufacturer has chosen the 21-inch P Zero as original equipment on its most powerful SUVs, the X5 and X6 (E70). This latest fitment lines up alongside the other Pirelli tyres that
A third consecutive victory for Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel, following on from his success in Singapore and Japan, has made the drivers’ championship even closer heading into the final four rounds of the season.
Welshman Elfyn Evans has become the second-ever winner of the Pirelli-supported WRC Academy on the FIA World Rally Championship: a series designed to identify the champions of the future by pitting young drivers against each other in identical Ford Fiesta R2 rally cars.
Pirelli is launching the new ST:01 Neverending Energy range of truck tyres onto the European market. Having been developed specifically for trailers and semi-trailers, ST:01 Neverending Energy is the first Pirelli tyre to score an ‘AA’ rating from the new European tyre label for rolling resistance and wet grip.
Pirelli UK driver Star Driver Jukka Korhonen claimed his first R2 class victory on the International Rally Yorkshire, the final round of the MSA British Rally Championship. Korhonen also sealed his best-ever overall finish with fifth overall against much more powerful opposition, at the wheel of his Skoda Fabia R2 run by TEG Sport.