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Mar 22, 2015

Yahoo Finance Reports Chinese National Chemical Corporation Has Offered $7.7 Billion U.S. To Buy Pirelli

Italian tire giant Pirelli produces spec tires for World Superbike, and receives ample trackside signage, as seen in this photo from the 2014 season.

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The implications for Pirelli's worldwide racing activities are unknown, but the deal will give Chem China's tire unit --China National Tire & Rubber--access to advanced tire-building technology.

It's also unknown if the deal, which has been accepted by Pirelli shareholders, will attract other offers before being finalized.

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