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Pirelli, Ferrari Team for 20,000-Mile Trip

(Akron/Tire Review) Pirelli tires will travel from south to north in the upcoming Panamerica 20,000 Tour.

Twin Ferrari 599 GTB Fioranos will make the journey – from Brazil to New York City – in the event, and will traverse 16 countries.

The Panamerican 20,000 kicks off Aug. 24 and will end in mid-November. Along the way, some 50 international auto journalists will take turns driving the route, a western hemisphere replication of last year’s 15,000-mile trip around China.

Pirelli will supply three types of tires suited to all weather conditions: the new generation P Zero for road use, the Winter 240 Sottozero for snow-covered surfaces and tires with special tread compounds for loose sections of the route.

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