Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Michelin will be Back in Formula One (F1)
In the meeting, said they talked about the supplier of tires that are considered suitable to replace the Bridgestone plans to resign as the sole supplier at the end of this season. Bridgestone own trusted as the sole tire supplier in 2006 which replaced the Michelin. Now, Michelin reportedly ready to back a single tire supplier, although the company itself has not given a decision.
As a form of seriousness, Michelin has also requested examples of the diameter of the tire to be used every team in the 2011 season. Known, starting next season the FIA will impose changes in the true tire diameter 13 inches to 18 inches. "We have not made a decision. Yet we continue to monitor the evolution of any new regulations, in order to demonstrate our commitment to promote products and ideas that might be useful also for the environment, "said company representative.