Technique information for the Monaco Grand Prix
On the subject of the optimum technique, System One’s sole tyre producer Pirelli doesn’t count on any surprises for as we speak’s Monaco Grand Prix with the one-stop technique clearly showing the quickest.
The Milan-based producer introduced the three softest compounds in its vary to the monitor in Monaco: C3 because the P Zero White arduous, C4 because the P Zero Yellow medium and C5 because the P Zero Crimson delicate.
With Monaco having the bottom common lap pace of the entire championship, at round 150kph, tyres don’t want to face up to large masses all through the three.3-km lap. Though there’s little or no grip and restricted put on, automobiles normally endure some sliding which might end in floor graining.
Though rain showers have been predicted for Sunday’s race, the prospect has decreased with sunny and sizzling circumstances anticipated for the 69th System One Grand Prix in Monaco.
On a monitor the place overtaking is nearly unattainable, Pirelli expects that the quickest technique entails a single cease, as quickly as potential all through the 78 scheduled laps.
Occasion time is over in Monaco – #F1 is hitting the monitor as we speak! 🇲🇨We have the softest compounds in our vary primed for the #MonacoGP #Fit4F1 pic.twitter.com/cydsPAZeQr
— Pirelli Motorsport (@pirellisport) Could 26, 2023
Whereas the delicate compound gives higher grip in the beginning, Pirelli’s engineers assume that drivers ought to match the P Zero Yellow medium on the grid because it offers extra flexibility for the opening part of the 78-lap race within the Principality.
Following the primary stint on the mediums, drivers ought to change them between the 20 th and twenty-fifth laps for the arduous P Zero Whites that are completely effective to complete the race as a result of extraordinarily low put on of the white-walled compound.
Drivers who choose to begin on the Comfortable ought to change for arduous tyres between laps 15 and 20, with the potential of doing the reverse too.
Commenting on the potential methods at as we speak’s Monaco Grand Prix, Pirelli’s Motorsport Director Mario Isola mentioned: “We don’t count on many strategic surprises: a single cease is the way in which to go, with the arduous tyre as the principle alternative.
“Nonetheless, which tyre to begin the race on is extra unsure: the delicate tyre definitely affords extra grip in the beginning, however the medium has a wider window of use, with a greater probability to benefit from any security automobiles.”