TYRES Q1 What is the name of the new compound introduced by Pirelli for the 2016 season? Q2 Who was the last driver to claim pole on Bridgestone tyres? Q3 Who was the first driver to lead a grand prix on Bridgestone tyres? Q4 Which Belgian tyre producer supplied Ferrari in the early 1950s? Q5 Which tyre supplier made a low-key F1 debut on the Scarabs of Lance Reventlow and Chuck Daigh at the 1960 Belgian GP?
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Q6 Who was the first driver to win the world championship on Firestone tyres? Q7 What make of tyre did Giuseppe Farina use to claim the first F1 world championship? Q8 In which year would you have seen rear-tyre widths in F1 virtually double, on account of a change in engine regulations? Q9 What type of tyre construction did Michelin introduce to F1 in 1977? Q10 Which manufacturer introduced the first synthetictreaded tyres, which could be identified by a green spot? Q11 What manufacturer, which supplied only contemporary F1 teams in 1981-82, is now the de facto choice in historic F1 racing? Q12 Goodyear and Firestone introduced what sort of tread format, now ubiquitous, in 1971? Q13 When did Bridgestone make their F1 debut, and at which race? Q14 When Mercedes made their F1 comeback in 1954, which German tyre brand did they run on? Q15 In which year did Michelin win 18 of the 19 grands prix?