As Paul Hembery takes a change in position, Mario Isola has been named as head of car racing, although the two will continue to work closely together.
Paul Hembery believes the G-Forces likely to be seen this season could push drivers to the limit, and could possibly see them blacking out during races.
Pirelli’s hard work improving their wet tyres appears to have been in vain after they fail to deliver the expected performance in Barcelona.
Speaking to The Checked Flag, Paul Hembery admits he is eager to see how the new cars and new-for-2017 wider Pirelli tyres work on track after months of development.
Paul Hembery is adamant that Sebastian Vettel’s crash during testing last week was not as a result of the new specification tyres.
Paul Hembery has asked fans not to blame Pirelli if less degradation of tyres results in boring races.
Following Sebastian Vettel’s collision with the barriers at Fiorano yesterday, Ferrari have had to cut their wet weather tyre test short.
One day of wet weather testing is set to take place in the first week of winter testing in Barcelona.
Pirelli Motorsport Director Paul Hembery insists the choices by Red Bull and Ferrari to utilise the Supersoft tyre in Abu Dhabi was key to making the race more exciting.
The transcript of the Friday Press Conference organised by the FIA for the 2016 Brazilian Grand Prix involving representatives from Renault, Haas, Sauber, Ferrari, Red Bull and Pirelli.
After the washout of 2015, Paul Hembery knows work will need to be done to work out how the tyre compounds work this weekend around the Circuit of the Americas.
The Malaysian Grand Prix will be a major test for Pirelli’s tyres according to Paul Hembery due to the high temperatures and fast corners.
Paul Hembery believes the Ultrasoft Pirelli tyre can increase speed and grip this weekend at Singapore, and add extra dimensions to strategy calls on race day.
Pirelli have confirmed a technical partnership with the newly-formed Electric GT Championship for 2017 to supply its slick and wet-weather tyres.