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  • Force India news
  • Learning tyres key for Hulkenberg
  • December 20, 2011: Nico Hulkenberg says that getting to grips with the Pirelli tyres will be crucial for him to enjoy a successful season in 2012

  • Tyre news
  • Teams to test 2012 compounds
  • November 21, 2011: Pirelli will be supplying the teams with 2012-specification soft tyres for the Brazilian Grand Prix, while they will also test a hard tyre during Friday practice

  • News
  • Teams opposed to Q3 tweaks
  • November 14, 2011: McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh has warned against changing Formula One's qualifying format in order to coax all ten drivers out on track in the final session of qualifying

  • Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
  • Pirelli to investigate Vettel's tyre failure
  • November 14, 2011: Pirelli says that it will investigate the tyre failure which caused Sebastian Vettel to spin off on the first lap of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

  • GP Week
  • Pirelli - 2011's success story
  • November 7, 2011: Forget about Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull, the true star of the 2011 Formula One season has been black, soft and rubbery

  • GP2 news
  • Pirelli adds GP2 Final incentive
  • November 4, 2011: Pirelli has added an incentive to the GP2 finals race at Abu Dhabi by announcing that it will reward the highest-placed GP3 drivers

  • Indian Grand Prix
  • Pirelli 'conservative' for India
  • October 24, 2011: Motorsport director Paul Hembery said that Pirelli has been "conservative" with its tyre choices for the Indian Grand Prix due to the unknown of racing on a new circuit

  • Mercedes news
  • Brawn satisfied with qualifying rules
  • October 20, 2011: Ross Brawn says that the current qualifying rules are positive, even when they lead to drivers not setting a lap time in Q3

  • Korean Grand Prix
  • Button predicts five-stop strategies
  • October 13, 2011: Jenson Button believes some drivers might have to make five pit stops during the Korean Grand Prix, as tyre degradation looks set to be a defining factor in Sunday's race

  • Rules
  • Domenicali calls for qualifying tweak
  • October 8, 2011: Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali has called for a shakeup in the qualifying and tyre regulations to encourage all cars to take part in the top ten shootout

  • Tyre news
  • Hard tyres to make return in India as option compound
  • October 7, 2011: The Indian Grand Prix will see a return of Pirelli's hard tyre, but it will be nominated as the option tyre rather than the prime, meaning drivers will have six sets of soft compound tyres and five mediums

  • Tyre news
  • Pirelli chooses Japan and Korea tyres
  • September 16, 2011: Pirelli has announced it will be supplying the medium and soft tyres at the Japanese Grand Prix, while it will take the soft and supersoft to Korea

  • Italian Grand Prix
  • McLaren ready for camber change
  • September 7, 2011: McLaren principal race engineer Phil Prew says the team has been working to find ways of minimising the effect of the recommended camber changes at the Italian Grand Prix.

  • Belgian Grand Prix
  • Tyres kick up a storm ahead of Belgian GP
  • August 28, 2011: A row over tyres has erupted in Spa-Francorchamps on the morning of the Belgian Grand Prix, after several drivers in the top ten experienced blistering on their front tyres during Q3

  • Tyre news
  • Pirelli considering qualifying tyres
  • August 12, 2011: Pirelli is considering reintroducing qualifying-specific tyres next season, but only if it gets approval from the teams

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