Pirelli announces 2014 Formula 1 tyre testing schedule
|Friday, March 7th 2014, 14:42 GMT|
Pirelli has announced the schedule of the dedicated days that each Formula 1 team will devote to tyre testing during 2014.
Teams and Pirelli have agreed to use one of the allocated days of in-season testing to tyre work, with each squad having a day assigned to testing the latest products and developments from Pirelli.
Pirelli said the schedule has been agreed by all teams.
The tyres each team will use during its test day will not count towards the 135 allocated sets for testing purposes.
As specified in the this year's sporting rules, each team will have to devote one day of testing to working with 2015 tyres.
The Italian manufacturer also said it will supply all teams with prototype tyres in preparation for the 2015 season during the Abu Dhabi test on November 25-26.
2014 tyre test schedule Bahrain test (8-9 April) Day 1 Caterham Day 2 Mercedes and Williams Barcelona test (13-14 May) Day 1 Sauber and Toro Rosso Day 2 McLaren and Force India Silverstone test (8-9 July) Day 1 Ferrari and Lotus Day 2 Red Bull and Marussia