1981 Ferrari Notiziario Press Release on the Grand Prix of Britain at Silverstone with Villeneuve and Pironi

1981 Ferrari Notiziario Press Release on the Grand Prix of Britain at Silverstone with Villeneuve and Pironi

Vintage 1981 Ferrari press release on the Grand Prix of Great Britain held at Silverstone.

Mentions that Gilles Villeneuve and Didier Pironi will be driving the Ferrari 126/CK as well as the spare car being a 126 / CK.

Contains quotes by Mauro Forghieri, Didier Pironi and Gilles Villeneuve and sections on "Private Testing" and "Sporting Point".

Also shows a map of the Silverstone track with the gear shifting points of Dider Pironi.

Issued before the race for the motoring press in Silverstone on July 15, 1981.

1 Sheet, double sided.

Factory original issue.

Available in Italian only.

Not contained in the press release but purely for your information:

Gilles Villeneuve qualified 8th with a time of 1.13.311
Didier Pironi qualified 4th with a time of 1.12.644

Both gentlemen failed to finish the race.

Gilles Villeneuve spun off in the 4th lap.
Didier Pironi had to give up in lap 13 with turbo trouble.

1981 Ferrari Notiziario Press Release on the Grand Prix of Britain at Silverstone with Villeneuve and Pironi

1981 Ferrari Notiziario Press Release on the Grand Prix of Britain at Silverstone with Villeneuve and Pironi
1981 Ferrari Notiziario Press Release on the Grand Prix of Britain at Silverstone with Villeneuve and Pironi
1981 Ferrari Notiziario Press Release on the Grand Prix of Britain at Silverstone with Villeneuve and Pironi

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