Pirelli proclaims tyre compounds for the upcoming races
F1 groups will use the identical tyre compounds as final 12 months within the following three races, the game’s sole tyre producer Pirelli has introduced forward of this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix.
The three Pirelli compound selections for the upcoming grands prix in Canada, Austria, and Nice Britain would be the similar as final 12 months.
In Montreal and Spielberg, groups can have the softest attainable mixture of compounds at their disposal with the C3 as P Zero White exhausting, C4 as P Zero Yellow medium and C5 as P Zero Pink tender set for use within the upcoming two races. In contrast, the C1 would be the exhausting tyre at Silverstone, C2 the medium, and C3 the tender.
Montreal will host the Canadian Grand Prix this week from June 16-18. The observe named after Ferrari’s legendary driver Gilles Villeneuve is taken into account as a semi-permanent circuit.
It’s a observe the place stability underneath braking and good traction are important to be aggressive. The unforgiving nature of the observe is usually unpredictable with the security automobile being a daily function which often makes technique tough to handle in the course of the race.
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Groups will make a protracted flight from Montreal to go to Spielberg which can stage the Austrian Grand Prix simply two weeks after the Montreal spherical. The speedy Spielberg circuit has the bottom variety of corners of any venue on the calendar: simply 10 in whole.
Groups and drivers will face an intense and action-packed weekend on the Pink Bull Ring because it hosts the second Dash Race of the season on Saturday, preceded by the Dash Shootout to find out its grid positions.
Only a week later, the groups will collect at Silvestone that can host the British Grand Prix from July 7-9. The observe which hosted the very first race of the Method One World Championship again in 1950 will see the debut of Pirelli’s new specification fo slick tyres.
This new specification, tried out by the groups throughout Friday free observe in Spain, is extra proof against fatigue due to the introduction of an already-homologated materials initially deliberate for 2024, however is in any other case precisely the identical because the specification that will probably be used as much as the Austrian Grand Prix. Silverstone will current an awesome take a look at venue for the brand new tyres because the demanding observe places excessive lateral vitality hundreds by the rubber, on account of the numerous quick corners.