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Pirelli ‘highly commended’ at Northern Automotive Alliance Awards

Pirelli ‘highly commended’ at Northern Automotive Alliance Awards

21st November 2019 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has been ‘Highly Commended’ within the Corporate and Social Responsibility Award for its approach to sustainability, and natural rubber sourcing at the 2019 Northern Automotive Alliance (NAA) Awards. The NAA judging panel congratulated Pirelli for “showing everyone that no matter how difficult, everyone has a part to play in ensuring an ethical supply chain.”

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Pirelli develops Cyber Tyre to interact with 5G network

Pirelli develops Cyber Tyre to interact with 5G network

15th November 2019 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has presented what it calls the “World-first 5G enhanced ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) services.” The tyre manufacturer claims to be the first tyre company in the world to transmit information detected by intelligent tyres regarding the road surface via the 5G network. The demonstration took place during The 5G Path of Vehicle-to-Everything Communication event organized by 5GAA – Automotive Association, of which Pirelli is a member, in Turin, Italy.

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Pirelli returns to Formula 3 at Macau Grand Prix

Pirelli returns to Formula 3 at Macau Grand Prix

15th November 2019 | 0 Comments

Pirelli will return to Formula 3 when it supplies tyres to the new-look FIA Formula 3 World Cup alongside the fifth running of the FIA GT World Cup at the Macau Grand Prix. This is the second time that Pirelli has supplied the world’s most prestigious Formula 3 race after the Italian firm made its debut in the category in 2016.

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Pirelli opens fifth P Zero World in Melbourne, Australia

Pirelli opens fifth P Zero World in Melbourne, Australia

13th November 2019 | 0 Comments

Melbourne, Australia has become the fifth location for Pirelli’s global flagship P Zero World retail store. The new opening follows Los Angeles (2016), Munich (2017), Monaco (2018), and Dubai (2019) as the latest site for the brand’s “boutique store for tyres” concept. P Zero World stocks Pirelli’s most exclusive products alongside bespoke services for owners of sports and luxury cars.

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Tailor-made Pirelli tyres for Ferrari 488 Challenge Evo

Tailor-made Pirelli tyres for Ferrari 488 Challenge Evo

28th October 2019 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has presented the tyre that will equip the new Ferrari 488 Challenge Evo from the 2020 season onwards in all four Ferrari Challenge championships. The tyre is the Pirelli P Zero DHA, the product of some seven months of close collaboration between Pirelli and Ferrari engineers. The P Zero DHA is available in size 275/675-19 at the front and 315/705-19 at the rear.

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WSBK: Pirelli tyre supply extended for 3 years

WSBK: Pirelli tyre supply extended for 3 years

28th October 2019 | 0 Comments

The long-standing agreement between Dorna WorldSBK Organization and Pirelli has will continue for at least an additional three years. The tyre maker has been confirmed as official tyre supplier to all classes of the Motul FIM Superbike World Championship up to and including the 2023 season.

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Pirelli responds to RCS/Blackstone rumours

18th October 2019 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has responded to "recent press rumours". It states that it "has never sent any communication to the Board of Directors of RCS in relation to the Blackstone situation."

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NMA award for Prince Charles Pirelli visit photo

NMA award for Prince Charles Pirelli visit photo

18th October 2019 | 0 Comments

A photo snapped of Prince Charles visiting the Pirelli tyre plant in Carlisle has been named Regional/Local Newspaper Rota Photo of the Year in News Media Association’s Royal Rota Photography Competition 2019. Stuart Walker took the photo for the News & Star during the Prince of Wales’ visit to the Carlisle factory in April.

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Pirelli P Zero OE on BMW M8

Pirelli P Zero OE on BMW M8

14th October 2019 | 0 Comments

BMW Group has approved the Pirelli P Zero as an original equipment tyre for the BMW M8. The Pirelli tyre has been homologated for the M8 in size 275/35 ZR 20 (102Y) XL (front axle) and 285/35 ZR 20 (104Y) XL (rear axle).

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Pirelli celebrates 50 year partnership with Abarth 124 Rally

Pirelli celebrates 50 year partnership with Abarth 124 Rally

4th October 2019 | 0 Comments

In the 1970s, Pirelli and the 124 Rally were at the forefront of rallying. Half a century later, the two Italian brands are celebrating their historic association at the Abarth Days in Milan, the biggest European gathering for fans of the marque.

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Grouptyre Wholesale expands into potters bar

Grouptyre Wholesale expands into potters bar

3rd October 2019 | 0 Comments

South-East Grouptyre member, Grouptyre Wholesale Ltd has opened the doors to a new state of the art warehousing facility in Potter’s Bar, Hertfordshire. The wholesaler, which covers a wide area across the South East, including London and the Home Counties, states that it had outgrown the satellite facility in Brentwood, Essex and decided Potters Bar was the ideal location for the move, with easy links to the A1, M1, M25, M40 and M11 motorways.

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Kordsa welcomes Pirelli Supplier Award

Kordsa welcomes Pirelli Supplier Award

1st October 2019 | 0 Comments

Kordsa recently received 2019 Pirelli Supplier Award. Having put sustainability at the heart of its activities since 2014, and seeing self-sustainability as the first step to sustainability, Kordsa requires its suppliers and business partners to operate in accordance with the principles in its Statement on Code of Business Ethics and assess their environmental and societal effects.

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Building a sustainable future

Building a sustainable future

1st October 2019 | 0 Comments

This month we face the latest Brexit deadline. The deadline Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would rather “die in a ditch” than overshoot. However, as we go to press no-one knows if we will Brexit on this date; and if we do, what kind of Brexit it will be. We reported how automotive manufacturers and their suppliers have made their feelings known en masse here, but the broader truth is that the details of the subject remain a great unknown. So, let’s look to the future and how more businesses what to make their future an ecologically sustainable one.

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Nynas “honoured” by Pirelli Supplier Award

Nynas “honoured” by Pirelli Supplier Award

30th September 2019 | 0 Comments

Nynas representatives has said the company is “honoured” to have been named as one of nine suppliers selected from a global list of more than 10,000 to receive a Pirelli Supplier Award.

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Lamborghini seals Blancpain GT honours on Pirelli tyres

Lamborghini seals Blancpain GT honours on Pirelli tyres

30th September 2019 | 0 Comments

The Orange1 FFF Racing #563 Lamborghini won the final Blancpain Endurance Cup race of the season in Barcelona, helping the team to seal the overall and Endurance Cup titles with 185 points. The crew of Andrea Caldarelli, Marco Mapelli and Albert Costa, who replaced the unwell Dennis Lind, started third on the grid following qualifying, but eventually moved up to first spot to take the chequered flag.

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