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Super soft tyres for Monaco, Canada 20 Apr 2007

Bridgestone tyres.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 3, Bahrain Grand Prix, Preparations, Bahrain International Circuit, Bahrain, Thursday, 12 April 2007

Following the successful debut of their 2007 Potenza tyres at the opening rounds of the FIA Formula One World Championship, Bridgestone have now confirmed the tyre specifications for the next six races.

In keeping with Bridgestone's sole-supplier status, the Japanese company must supply two compounds at each race. These are drawn from the four dry grooved tyre compounds - super soft, soft, medium and hard - produced for the season to cover all 17 rounds.

The soft and medium compounds were used at round one in Australia, followed by medium and hard in both Malaysia and Bahrain. The super soft will get its first outing in next month’s Monaco Grand Prix. Full details are as follows.

Spain: medium, hard
Monaco: super soft, soft
Canada: super soft, soft
USA: soft, medium
France: soft, medium
Britain: medium, hard