Pirelli 2017 contract delayed by testing programme details

Pirelli has been asked by the FIA to build tyres to specific requirements for the new higher-downforce cars. However, the supplier is adamant that it has to have a proper testing programme lined up to allow it to fulfill its obligations and develop suitable tyres. “It's not unusual for a contract to be delayed like this,” said Whiting. “There's still some way before 2017. Pirelli ... Keep reading