Pirelli hard tyre, Sepang, 2013

Tyre options for Spanish Grand Prix announced

2016 Spanish Grand PrixPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Pirelli has announced which tyres will be available for drivers to use in the Spanish Grand Prix.

The hard tyre features among the selection for the first time this year. Along with the medium, it is one of the two compounds which all drivers must have one set of for the race. The same two compounds were used last season.

The soft tyre will be the mandatory tyre for Q3.

2016 tyre nominations so far

Circuit 2016 Q3 2016 Option 2016 Prime 2015 Option 2015 Prime
Melbourne Super-soft Soft Medium Soft Medium
Bahrain Super-soft Soft Medium Soft Medium
Shanghai Super-soft Soft Medium Soft Medium
Sochi Super-soft Soft Medium Super-soft Soft
Catalunya Soft Medium Hard Medium Hard
Monte-Carlo TBA TBA TBA Super-soft Soft
Montreal Ultra-soft Super-soft Soft Super-soft Soft
Baku Super-soft Soft Medium No race No race

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