New Pirelli WSB tyres help Sykes set new Misano track record

23rd June 2014 | 0 Comments
 
Tom Sykes Pirelli Superpole tyre
Kawasaki’s Tom Sykes set a new lap record at Misano on Pirelli’s new Superpole qualifying tyre

Pirelli introduced its latest World Superbike tyres at Misano, helping Tom Sykes to set a new lap record. The Superpole tyre was developed by Pirelli as a qualifying tyre, and Sykes was able to shave more than a tenth of a second off Troy Corser’s 2010 record. He also won both the Superbike races on the new soft blend rear solution with team mate Loris Baz and Italian Marco Melandri crossing the line behind him.

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