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Pirelli reject tyre opt support for Ferrari



Aug.06 – Paul Hembrey, Pirelli motorsport director has rejected, Pirelli has selected for compounds that will better suit Ferrari. The Italian tyre manufacturer recently declared the use of medium and soft compounds for Belgium and Italy and soft and super softs for Singapore it raised a few eyebrows.

The Italian based F1 squad Ferrari struggle to get high temperature into their tyres, timely some speculation that the decision was made by the Pirelli to better suit the Italian team.

But, Paul Hembrey is adamant Pirelli do not – and will not – favour one team over the rest. No,” he told Spanish daily AS. “I read what is in the press at the end of the work day, but nothing more.

“There are some compounds that best suit some people, in other cases it depends on the track or the weather. It’s very difficult to generalise.”

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