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F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone supports drivers' demand for `maximum attack` tyres

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone supports drivers' demand for `maximum attack` tyres

The F1 Supremo always defended Pirelli's heavily-degrading tyres, saying that it is good for the 'show'.

Formula One's new tyre rules puzzle even drivers

Formula One's new tyre rules puzzle even drivers

Under the new rule, Pirelli would now provide three dry-weather compounds instead of two.

Pirelli react to tyre conspiracy theories

Pirelli react to tyre conspiracy theories

Pirelli moved to counter some of Formula One`s wilder tyre conspiracy theories on Thursday after dominant world champions Mercedes struggled to get up to speed in Singapore last weekend.

Michelin promises its tyres will make F1 drivers 'happy'

Michelin promises its tyres will make F1 drivers 'happy'

 Tyre manufacturer Michelin promised its product will let drivers race flat out and make themselves happy if it wins the tender to supply tyres to Formula 1 cars from 2017.

Pirelli boss says teams behind tyre tests

Pirelli boss says teams behind tyre tests

Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery said Formula One teams supported the tyre supplier`s push for extra testing despite difficulties with timing and remodelling their cars.

Different tyre compounds to be used at Russian GP

Different tyre compounds to be used at Russian GP

Formula 1's lone tyre manufacturer Pirelli on Wednesday revealed their tyre choices for the forthcoming races in Singapore, Japan and Russia.

Pirelli boss attacks `nationalist` China deal critics

The boss of Italian tyremaker Pirelli on Tuesday accused those against the company`s takeover by a Chinese firm of masking nationalist objections in calls for a change of industrial policy.

ChemChina to buy into Italian tyre maker Pirelli in $7.7 billion deal

China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina) is to buy into Pirelli , the world`s fifth-largest tyre maker, in a 7.1 billion-euro ($7.7 billion) deal that will put the 143-year-old Italian company in Chinese hands.