The Pirelli Angel GT Takes Off From An Aircraft Carrier

You can trust the Italians When It Comes To create the event! The latest Pirelli paramount importance, since it covers the Sport Touring segment, and can be mounted on Either a roadster or sports trail, a goal Both GT Emphasizing Both athletic performance than longevity.

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On paper, the perfect synthesis for Sunday walk path as dodo-work or vacation as a mule loaded with passengers and luggage. You can trust the Italians When It Comes To create the event ! The latest Pirelli paramount importance , since it covers the Sport Touring segment , and can be mounted on Either a roadster or sports trail, a goal Both GT Emphasizing Both athletic performance than longevity . On paper, the perfect synthesis for Sunday walk path as dodo -work or vacation as a mule loaded with passengers and luggage. The flight of the angel : With Such claims , the heir to the Pirelli Angel ST launch deserved unusual : it’s on an aircraft carrier of the Italian Navy was ble to Demonstrate That icts qualities as guest star with Max Biaggi , the reigning Superbike title !

Pirelli has benefited from the presence of the aircraft carrier Cavour in the port of Taranto , a stones throw from the Nardo test center, known Among other things for Being the scene of the speed record at the time , established by Coluche !

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Cavour Bridge drunken Helped to highlight the behavior of the Angel GT braking , while dynamic capabilities icts Were Revealed on the Nardo test tour in Puglia .Eat kilometer: If the development of this new shoots Aimed excellence in terms of longevity without Sacrificing sportsmanship That characterizes the products of the Italian brand , it aussi Had to offer high performance in all weather conditions.

Tread , inspired by the Angel ST is designed to Provide Reduced wear and better water drainage, while Providing maximum surface area contacting with the ground and therefore better grip.

The footprint is Reduced by 6% in length , goal expanded by 15%. Shorter footprint resulting and in a Decrease of Overheating and therefore to a reduction of wear of the mixture Itself . At the same time , an Increase of the width is used to distribute the wear over a larger portion of the tread .

By -combining this technical solution to a mixture Studied ​​specifically, Pirelli engineers have managed to Increase the mileage of the Angel GT about 30% Compared with the Angel ST.

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The legacy of the track: A new structure , inherited from the know-how in Accumulated competition , Provides Increased stiffness by 60% Compared to the ST.

It is Associated with new rubber compounds : the rear pulls Consists of two mixtures, with a central portion of a width of about 45mm depending on the section of the draw  made ​​specifically to Ensure Greater resistance to abrasion and high wet grip. Fun little detail , it is feasible to customize the draw by Placing a label created Directly on the Pirelli website!
The event: Longevity Which Boasts Pirelli ‘s latest has-been confirmed by the German Motorrad Test Center organization That , falling on testing , Compared the new Pirelli draws with Michelin Pilot Road 3, the Dunlop Sportmax Roadsmart II , Bridgestone Battlax BT 023 the Continental Metzeler Roadtec RoadAttack2 and Z8 Interact M / O.

Were used for thesis tests a set of tires mounted on six Suzuki Bandit 1250 ABS . At the end of the tests, the GT Angel Realized Showed he has higher mileage than Competitors .

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