Nico Rosberg claims Pirelli ‘warned’ F1 about potential tyre issues for Qatar “six months ago” | F1

F1 introduced emergency safety measures on Saturday in Qatar after Pirelli expressed concerns about the “separation in the sidewall between the topping compound and the carcass cords”.As a result, track limits were altered at Turn 12 and 13, with the implementation of an additional 10-minute practice session ahead of the shootout.Further measures were put into place for Sunday’s race, with all drivers only allowed to run on one set of tyres for a maximum of 18 laps, forcing the whole grid to make at least three pit stops.Speaking on Sky Sports F1 on Sunday, Rosberg revealed that F1 ignored Pirelli’s…

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