F1 vote rejects Pirelli 2020-spec tyres – 2021 18” plan ‘not affected’

10th December 2019 | 0 Comments
 
Vettel Ferrari Pirelli F1 2020 tyre
Sebastian Vettel's Ferrari at the final outing for Pirelli’s rejected 2020 specification F1 tyres (indicated by a dot under the sidewall stripes) at Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi

Speculation that the Formula One teams may reject Pirelli’s 2020 tyre specifications has been confirmed. The FIA announced that teams voted unanimously against adopting the new 2020 specification rubber following the final test of the season in Abu Dhabi. Pirelli representatives have told Tyrepress that the FIA decision does not affect Pirelli’s future tyre developments. The exclusive tyre supplier plans to move to 18-inch tyres in the 2021 season.

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