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Sexism and the Ryanair Cabin Crew Calendar 2014

Tish Weinstock | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tish Weinstock

Ryanair, that of the cheap flights, zero legroom and zero tolerance of fat people, is the world's most hated airline. Popularly seen as the villain of the skies, Ryanair has been pissing people off for the last twenty plus years: with all its hidden levies, taxes and charges, Europe's ''only ultra-low cost carrier'' isn't actually selling low cost flights.

'Need To Get Some Toilet Paper Now'

PA | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK Sport

Pirelli's tyre test in Bahrain has been marred by a tyre blow-out, according to a tweet from Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg. The Italian company are ...

No Provocative Nudes In The Pirelli Calendar This Year

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Feminists may have a touchy relationship with women-only calendars, but here at HuffPost UK Lifestyle, we've always had a soft spot for Pirelli calend...

F1's World of Tyres, Votes and Money

Todd McCandless | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Formula 1 has traditionally been operated in the penumbra of a document called the Concorde Agreement. This legally-binding document ties the teams, the commercial right's owners (FOM) and the governing body (FIA) together in a dance of speed, technology and perhaps most importantly...money.

Pictures Of The Day: Thursday 15th August 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

VIDEO: Behind The Scenes Snaps From The Pirelli Calendar's 50th Anniversary

Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Behind the scenes snaps from the new Pirelli Calendar have been revealed! The 2014 edition marks the 50th anniversary of the Italian tyre manufactu...

Pirelli Seeking Aggressive Test Program for 2014 Tire

Todd McCandless | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Mustering impressive amounts of courage to continue their discussion over 2014 tire construction and the program needed for delivering a decent tire, Pirelli are certainly gunning for the bravery award this year in Formula One.

F1 Drivers Threaten German Boycott Over Pirelli Tyres

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Sport

Pirelli head into practice for the Formula 1 German Grand Prix under enormous pressure to prove their tyres are safe after the drivers threatened a bo...

Newey Slams Dissenting Teams on Exploding Tire Debate

Todd McCandless | Posted 31.08.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

The British Grand Prix provided the latest drama to an already touchy subject in 2013...tyres. The exploding tire issues claimed five left-rear tires during the weekend and while Pirelli are keen to get tot he bottom of the issue, speculation as to the cause has ranged from steel belts to serrated curbs and low tire pressure.

LOOK: Pirelli 2014 Calendar

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Comedy

(Created for HuffPost UK Comedy by David Beresford and David Schneider) More TOPICALOLs: WATCH: How To Survive A Summer Music Festival ...

British GP: Hamilton On Pole At Silverstone

The Huffington Post UK | Tim Goodchild | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Sport

Home favourite Lewis Hamilton demonstrated talent that matched his 2008 British Grand Prix victory in taking pole position for Sunday's race. Cloud...

Mercedes Says Testing Needs More FIA Oversight

Todd McCandless | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

The International Tribunal has met, listened to arguments and rendered judgment concerning the Mercedes and Pirelli private test on May 15-17. That verdict has been met with some criticism least of which came from Ferrari's Horse Whisperer column.

Mercedes, Pirelli Argue Case at FIA Tribunal

Todd McCandless | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Mercedes feel they've done nothing wrong but Red Bull and Ferrari have a differing opinion of the situation. In a bit of a twist, Red Bull's team boss Christian Horner appeared at the hearing and it is unknown whether he will testify or is present as an observer.

Pirelli Woes Continue, No New Tyres for Canada

Todd McCandless | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Two weeks can be a long time in Formula One. It's long enough to go from being lapped in the Spanish Grand Prix to winning the Monaco Grand Prix and also testing Pirelli tyres for 1,000km.

Monaco: An Exceptional Location of Glamour and Prestige

Tim Goodchild | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Sport
Tim Goodchild

The tight twisty nature and no room for error characteristics of the Monte Carlo streets means that one error likely means end of race and into the barriers. It's this that sets this race apart from the rest. 78 laps of pure concentration - Ayrton Senna famously likened it to driving through a tunnel for two hours, zoning in on the perfect racing line for all that time.

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.

Red Bull, Pirelli Spar in Malaysia

Todd McCandless | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

If you've been watching Formula One for some time now, you'll know that when Mark Webber isn't happy about something... he says it. The Australian F1 driver did not mince words at this weekend's practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix when his Red Bull RB9 chassis experienced high tire degradation.

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.

Jerez by the Numbers

Todd McCandless | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

The fact behind this week's test in Jerez are amazing for a host of reasons...least of which is the pure emotional joy of Formula One engines getting ready for March. It's also an interesting event if you are the tire supplier for F1.

Tired Of Changing Tyres?

Charlie Thomas | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK

Pirelli, Goodyear, Michelin and other major tyre manufacturers are going to be forced to up their game, after new EU tyre labelling legislation has he...

Tire Master Maldonado

Todd McCandless | Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

No question that the 2012 Formula One season is all about tire preservation. Like it or not, this has become an elusive combination of chassis set up and driver skill. Tactics and strategy play a huge role in the ability to put yourself in a position to win regardless if you are the fastest car on the grid or not.

Tyred Out

Tim Goodchild | Posted 16.08.2012 | UK Sport
Tim Goodchild

Jenson Button, Fernando Alonso, Nico Rosberg, Sebastien Vettel, Pastor Maldonado, Mark Webber and Lewis Hamilton have each won a race this year, and we are only seven races into the 2012 Formula 1 World Championship.

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...