Soft tire preference revealed in Brazilian GP picks

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The Brazilian Grand Prix tire picks are out and the majority of the field has gone for a high percentage of soft compound sets of Pirelli P Zero tires among the 13 sets allocated per driver.

Brazil sees Pirelli’s three hardest compounds – the soft, medium and hard – on offer. All drivers have selected between seven to nine sets of softs, with only Ferrari, Red Bull and Sauber going with seven sets and the rest either eight or nine.

Mercedes teammates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton have opted for identical strategies of eight softs, four mediums and one hard set for the weekend.

The full breakdown is below: