Total number of tyres supplied in 2016: 42,792
SHANGHAI MINIMUM STARTING PRESSURES (SLICKS) 21 psi (fronts) – 20.5 psi (rears)
The post also include an overview over tyre sets available for the race "Infographics"
Most drivers started on the ultrasoft, with Sauber’s Formula 1 debutant Antonio Giovinazzi the highest placed finisher to start on the soft.
Dry and warm weather during FP1 and FP2 at Interlagos.
In line with expectations, track and air temperatures dropped throughout each session, meaning that the quickest times tended to come right at the end.
A modified Ferrari SF15-T will undertake the first track tests of Pirelli’s 2017-specification Formula 1 tyres.
Including the Weather Widget
The FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Singapore Grand Prix (16-18 September).
2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Race Notes and Infographics.
Conditions in FP1 were cool and so not very representative. In FP2 track temperatures were considerably higher (peaking at 41 degrees centigrade). This is typical of Austin, where temperature swings at this time of year are commonplace.
Infographics and qualifying notes from Pirelli.
RACE BEGINS BEHIND SAFETY CAR ON A DRYING TRACK AFTER DOWNPOUR BEFORE THE START
Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi: November 25 – November 27, 2016
PIRELLI ANNOUNCES COMPOUND CHOICES AND MANDATORY SETS FOR THE 2017 GRANDS PRIX OF BAHRAIN AND RUSSIA
Spa-Francorchamps circuit: P Zero White medium P Zero Yellow soft P Zero Red supersoft Suzuka circuit: P Zero Orange hard P Zero White medium P Zero Yellow soft
Paul Hembery, Pirelli motorsport director: “With Ferrari we’re fully investigating the incident on Sebastian Vettel’s car, in order to finalize a cause.