Formula One News » F1 2013 – Pirelli confirm only minimal changes to tyres from Canada Posted on 20/05/2013
Pirelli who were thought to be preparing to change their tyres significantly for the Canadian Grand Prix have confirmed that the upcoming changes will be less than expected.
The FIA is reported to of ruled against Pirelli making changes as such significant changes to a tyres compound could only be done so on safety grounds.
Pirelli boss Paul Hembery said “The changes required would appear less than first envisaged,” he added.
“We’re trying to find something that is sportingly equitable amongst the vast majority that allows us to rid ourselves of the tread (problem),”
“We’re hopeful we can do that without making such a change that would radically alter the work of any team so far.”