Pirelli interested in 19-inch tyres for F1

5th August 2014 | 1 Comment
 
Pirelli interested in 19-inch tyres for F1
Paul Hembery (l) with the 18-inch tyres at Silverstone (Photo: Pirelli)

Give an inch, and Pirelli will make its F1 tyres even larger. In the video it released to introduce the 18-inch size it later tested at Silverstone, Pirelli stated that “the new 18-inch tyre represents a starting point for future evolution. This technology could lead to even bigger sizes in years to come.” Crash.net suggests that we may not have too many years to wait for even larger F1 tyres, and says words to this effect come from no less an authority than Paul Hembery.

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