Alexander Sims became the first British driver for 21 years to win the Spa 24 Hours last weekend when he triumphed for BMW. Sims shared a Rowe Racing M6 GT3 with fellow BMW works drivers Maxime Martin of Belgium and Philipp Eng of Austria, triumphing by nearly two minutes over the opposition in the race
British drivers Matt Parry and Alex Albon shared the wins when the GP3 Series visited the Hungaroring recently. After qualifying in second, Welsh driver Parry led the opening race of the weekend from start to finish to take his maiden GP3 victory, managing the championship’s Pirelli tyres well. Jake Dennis finished third to join Parry
Pirelli’s biggest single engagement in motorsport of the entire season is the legendary Spa 24 Hours: an around-the-clock marathon that involves at least 13,000 tyres, 100 people, 26 trucks, five days of action, and a fitting area the size of a football pitch. Spa marks round four of the Blancpain GT Series: a championship exclusively
Pirelli was recently presented with the Safety in the Community accolade at the annual TyreSafe Awards ceremony at the Belfry Hotel and Resort. Pirelli continually looks to promote safety in the community and last year ran a number of activities, including specific events during TyreSafe’s October Tyre Safety Month. The aim of the campaign was
Pirelli has inaugurated P Zero World, its first tyre shop in the world focused on prestige products and services in Los Angeles – the global capital of cinema, car design, technical innovation and a focal point in fashion and the arts – with a gala event featuring top influencers and stars. P Zero World’s stellar
Pirelli is extending its GT racing presence into mainland China by announcing a partnership with China GT during a press conference held at Beijing Goldenport Motor Park. Pirelli has confirmed its role of exclusive tyre supplier of China GT for three consecutive years and will bring to China the famous Pirelli P Zero slick tyres
Pirelli is set to return to largest and most comprehensive road freight transport, distribution and logistics event staged at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre: The Commercial Vehicle (CV) Show.
Pirelli maintained its unbroken record of podium finishes in the revived British Rally Championship in 2016 as it occupied four of the top six positions on the Scottish Rally. Desi Henry finished the Dumfries-based gravel rally in third in his Skoda Fabia R5 to score his first podium of the campaign, building upon the promise
Pirelli has held a two-day wet tyre test at the state-of-the-art Paul Ricard circuit in the south of France with the specific aim of developing the latest generation of full wet tyres.
In a celebration of contemporary automotive engineering, Pirelli has confirmed that it will return to Salon Privé to sponsor the Prestige & Performance Competition on Saturday September 3rd, following the success of last year’s event. The modern-day twist on a Concours d’Elégance drew over 5,000 guests to the inaugural Pirelli Prestige & Performance Competition in
Pirelli is set to exhibit its latest latest generation of the :01 Series truck range next week at the Commercial Vehicle in Birmingham. The specific product range on show will include the FR:01 II and TR:01 II, the ST:01 Base, specifically designed for trailers and semi-trailers, also Europe’s first double ‘A’ rated Trailer tyre, the