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Those New 18-Inch Wheels For F1 Cars Actually Look Sweet In Motion

At first, I was a bit skeptical of Pirelli's plans to test new 18-inch wheels on a Lotus F1 car. Sure, 18 inches of wheel isn't exactly nuts on a production car, but I'd grown up with the piddly little 13-inchers surrounded by fat donuts of tires. But after seeing them pounding around the track, they look fantastic. » 7/10/14 9:44am 7/10/14 9:44am

She's How Old? Pirelli Calendar Shots Revealed

Of course you knew Sophia Loren's spread in the 2007 Pirelli calendar wasn't going to be something out of oldladyporn.com — that was just tire-company teasing. As would be expected, Sophia's shots are tasteful (read: above the neck) and fashion-y, as are those from Hiliary Swank, Naomi Watts, Penelope Cruz and model… » 11/21/06 12:44pm 11/21/06 12:44pm

Sexy and 71: Sofia Loren to Be Featured in 2007 Pirelli Calendar

"Don't you wish life was like a parking meter..." With those lechers at Pirelli having announced this week that septegenarian actress (yes, it's true) will appear in the Sears catalog of nipples, the Pirelli Calendar, gasps were heard 'round the world, as plastic surgeons' phones rang off the hook. Of course, it… » 7/07/06 8:50am 7/07/06 8:50am

Get Facion! Pirelli Parties at the Guggenheim

The girl who stole away our boyhood innocence was an aspiring actress with a penchant for the goth scene. She and her friends had a wry obsession with the French, and whenever anything was ridiculously fabulous, they'd say, "That's facion!" Which, of course, is totally made-up. But this bit from ForbesAutos about… » 5/01/06 3:55pm 5/01/06 3:55pm

Devil May Care: Pirellifilm Releases "The Call"

Pirelli released its first cinematic entry on Pirellifilm.com, "The Call," which portrays the epic battle between an exorcist (John Malkovich) and a devilish TVR Segaris that may or may not be driven by TopGear's "The Stig." Model Naomi Campbell co-stars as the Dark Angel, who appears in a slinky ensemble, designed… » 3/27/06 6:26am 3/27/06 6:26am

Wired and Tire'd: Pirelli Produces Online Film

Pirelli tires is picking up where BMW Films recently left off. The company has a new division, Pirelli Films, and has produced an online thriller reportedly starring Naomi Campbell and John Malkovitch — the most unlikely dramatic duo since Gilbert Gottfried and Helena Christensen performed "Taming of the Shrew" (in… » 11/30/05 8:32am 11/30/05 8:32am