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  • Pirelli tyre row
  • Pirelli strengthens tyres for Germany
  • July 2, 2013: Pirelli has confirmed it will make changes to its rear tyres ahead of the German Grand Prix before reintroducing 2012-style tyres at the Hungarian Grand Prix following its investigations into the reasons behind its blow outs at Silverstone

  • Pirelli tyre row
  • FIA rips up its own rule book
  • July 2, 2013: The FIA has ripped up its own rule book and in effect turned the Young Driver Test later this month into a fully-fledged test session

  • News
  • Pirelli allowed two unrestricted tests - Ecclestone
  • July 1, 2013: The FIA will relax in-season testing restrictions to allow Pirelli to conduct two three-day tests to get to the bottom of the problems it faced in Silverstone, according to Bernie Ecclestone

  • British Grand Prix
  • Whitmarsh calls for quick response to tyre issues
  • June 30, 2013: McLaren's Martin Whitmarsh wants Pirelli to propose a solution to its tyre blow outs on Sunday evening, arguing the meeting of the Sporting Working Group on Wednesday would be too late

  • British Grand Prix
  • FIA calls meeting over tyre blow outs
  • June 30, 2013: The FIA has scheduled a meeting of Formula One's Sporting Working Group in order to avoid a repeat of the tyre blow outs over the British Grand Prix weekend

  • Tyre news
  • Pirelli confident it's on top of tyre failures
  • June 24, 2013: Pirelli will debut tyres made with a new bonding process at the British Grand Prix, designed to eliminate the risk of delamination while not having an effect on the performance of the tyre

  • Tyre news
  • Pirelli slams lack of team support
  • June 13, 2013: Pirelli has blamed a lack of support from the teams for its inability to implement a new tyre construction ahead of the British Grand Prix

  • Tyre news
  • New Pirellis won't race in Britain
  • June 10, 2013: Pirelli will not race its new rear tyres at the British Grand Prix as planned after wet weather on Friday in Canada limited the teams' testing mileage on the new construction

  • Tyre news
  • Pirelli's Hembery pulls out of press conference
  • June 7, 2013: After consulting his company's lawyers, Pirelli motorsport boss Paul Hembery pulled out of Friday's FIA press conference at the Canadian Grand Prix as pressure mounts on the Italian tyre company ahead of its appearance at the FIA's International Tribunal

  • Red Bull news
  • Tyres should be changed on safety grounds - Vettel
  • June 6, 2013: Sebastian Vettel has criticised the resistance against introducing a new structure of tyre at the Canadian Grand Prix, arguing it should have been changed on safety grounds

  • News
  • Pirelli explains Mercedes choice
  • May 31, 2013: Pirelli said it chose Mercedes to complete its 2014 tyre test because it was the first team to offer availability

  • Canadian Grand Prix
  • Pirelli delays introduction of new rear tyres
  • May 29, 2013: Pirelli will not race with its revised rear tyres at the Canadian Grand Prix, opting to give the teams a chance to use them in Friday practice before a planned full introduction at the British Grand Prix

  • News
  • Uproar over private Mercedes tyre test
  • May 26, 2013: It has emerged in Monaco that Mercedes took part in a 1000km private test at the request of Pirelli after the Spanish Grand Prix, leading its rivals to argue it has gained an unfair advantage

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