Degradation

Pirelli: 'Want Us to Give Red Bull the Tires to Win the Title?'

Todd McCandless | Posted 12.07.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Pirelli have admitted that a four-stop strategy is too many stops for a Formula One race and most of Sunday's runners did just that. Even a few three-stop strategies were changed on the fly to a 4-stop tactic to stay within tow of Ferrari's blistering pace.

Raikkonen Says Tires Are Fine

Todd McCandless | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Let's face it, Kimi Raikkonen shows no sign of heading for the nadir of his popularity and grip on F1 fans the world over. They guy can simply do no wrong no matter how terse, curt, snippy or vulgar he gets.

Pirelli Blame Weather for 'Extreme' Degradation

Todd McCandless | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Advanced degradation is nothing new for Pirelli as the sport of Formula One mandated that they, as a sole supplier, provide a tire that rapidly degrades to add excitement to the racing. It is antithetical to the very nature of a tire company and Pirelli should be applauded for their efforts.

The Injustice of Overpopulation

Chantal Lyons | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK
Chantal Lyons

Most population growth is happening in the developing world. The clue is in the name - many developing nations are on their way up. Endeavouring to curb population growth can only be a positive thing. Many of the actions we could take are intrinsically humanitarian in themselves.

Dealing With Addiction: What Does Stigma Entail?

Dr. Peter Ferentzy | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Politics
Dr. Peter Ferentzy

There are so many ways to address the issue of stigma, and those of us working in the addictions require a keen grasp of its many facets. Having exper...

Pirelli Says Mercedes Tyre Wear is Not an Issue

Todd McCandless | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Mercedes AMG Petronas has gained a lot of attention of late with their unique rear wing design (challenged by other teams and exonerated by the FIA) and the increased performance the team seems to have made in the off season.

Pirelli's Three Bears Quest for 'Just Right'

Todd McCandless | Posted 17.03.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Last year saw Pirelli return to Formula One as the sole-supplier for the series. The challenge was to supply the grid with tires in roughly nine month...

Pirelli Release the 'Camber Cops' in Monza

Todd McCandless | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

This weekend's Italian Grand Prix in Monza has a lingering safety concern--the blistering and camber settings the teams choose are being closely monit...