Pirelli confirms new naming system for 2019 F1 tyres

Earlier this season, the FIA and F1 asked Pirelli if it was possible to simplify the naming system, so that on a given weekend the hardest compound – which might be the hard, medium, soft or supersoft – would be just be known as the hard, and so on. Subsequently, that system has been formally incorporated into the FIA tyre tender which covers the 2020 to 2023 seasons, the first of which ... ... Keep reading