F1's official tyre supplier Pirelli has announced the tyre compounds for next four races - China, Bahrain, Spain and Monaco. Pirelli uses same tyre compounds for China, Spain and Monaco while Bahrain which returns to calendar will feature soft and medium tyre.
“Our nominations this year are designed to push the envelope of performance, as can be seen from our latest choices,” explains Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery.
“Only the Super Soft tyre is the same compound as last year; the other compounds are softer and therefore faster, designed to encourage closer racing as well as a wider variety of strategies.”
Tyre compounds for next four races
China - Soft and Medium
Bahrain - Soft and Medium
Spain - Soft and Hard
Monaco - Super Soft and Soft