Pirelli will debut the first evolution of the RK tyre, a tyre that was introduced only at the beginning of this year specifically for the latest World Rally Championship regulations, at Rallye Deutschland this weekend.
The Formula One season resumes after a three-week break for one of the most eagerly-anticipated races of the year: Spa-Francorchamps, where the P Zero White medium tyres and P Zero Yellow soft tyres have been nominated, a softer choice compared to last year, to promote different strategies.
Formula E, which has Michelin as its official tyre supplier, has completed two full event simulations as the world’s first all-electric single-seater championship gears up for its first race in Beijing on September 13.
British diplomat Will Dendy, who was chosen from hundreds of competition entrants to win a prize drive in the MINI Challenge round at Brands Hatch courtesy of Pirelli, has taken a step closer to achieving his ambitions.
Bridgestone has been chosed by BMW as exclusive tyre supplier for the new BMW i8, BMW’s revolutionary new electric hybrid car. Following hard on the heels of Bridgestone’s selection as exclusive development partner for the electric BMW i3, this latest agreement is further confirmation of the strong, long-term partnership between both automotive pioneering companies, Bridgestone
German car tuner Carlsson has teamed with Michelin to equip its ultra high-performance cars with advanced tyre technology in the form of the Pilot Sport 3, Pilot Super Sport and Pilot Sport Cup 2 fitments.