Bridgestone - 'no plans' for F1 return

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Bridgestone appears to be content as the MotoGP supplier plus the Firestone arm is happy with IndyCar.

Marc Marquez, Repsol Honda Team
Marc Marquez, Repsol Honda Team

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Jun.5 (GMM) Bridgestone, F1's official tyre supplier before Pirelli, has joined Hankook in playing down the prospect of a formula one foray for 2014.

With Pirelli fending off criticism of its controversial 2013 tyres, and now embroiled in the 'test-gate' saga, the Italian marque is yet to sign a new deal for 2014 and is threatening to quit the sport.

A Bridgestone spokesman is quoted by metro.co.uk: "We have no current plans to re-enter Formula One."

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