Pirelli faces competition for F1 tyre supply deal

Sources suggest that Korean company Hankook is the main rival to current incumbent Pirelli. Michelin, widely regarded as a potential bidder, confirmed on Friday that it has decided not to bid. The big complication for anyone other than Pirelli winning the tender is that the 2020 season will be conducted with current tyre sizes, before a switch to 18-inch sizes and no tyre blankets for ... ... Keep reading