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Target Tyres has become the first independent retailer in Guernsey to join TyreSafe, the UK’s not-for-profit organisation campaigning to raise tyre safety awareness. Target Tyres is a specialist in tyres, exhausts, brakes and batteries, and is one of the largest tyre outlets on the island.

By joining TyreSafe, Target Tyres has access to TyreSafe’s resources to support its tyre safety campaigns, and materials for customers and staff.

“Safety is our top priority and the entire Target team uses its combined expertise to help keep our islander customers as risk-free as possible on the roads,” said Target Tyres Managing Director David Whalley. “Tyres are an essential safety component and we back that up with no obligation, free safety checks that have helped build our reputation as providing excellent customer service. We’re delighted to become an official supporter of TyreSafe and further demonstrate our commitment to spreading awareness for tyre safety.”

Goodyear is re-launching its commercial vehicle website across all countries in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) in local languages to help fleet operators select the truck tyres and truck tyre-related services to suit their operations and reduce operating costs.  The new designed website truck.goodyear.eu, which is available now, also gives useful advice to help vehicle operators obtain an optimum return in investment from their tyres.

The new site is a mine of information about Goodyear as premium truck tyre manufacturer and beyond.  For example, the Quality section gives valuable insight into the unique technologies and innovations that Goodyear has introduced.  It explains the benefits of these technologies and further helps explain how to understand the many important technical aspects of commercial vehicle tyres such as, for example, load and speed indices.


Under the heading of ‘On the Pulse of Tyre Technology’, Falken Tyre will present its extensive portfolio of tyres for cars, SUVs, vans and trucks at Reifen, the international trade show held in Essen from 24th– 27th May 2016.

Highlights at the Falken stand will include the brand’s flagship model, AZENIS FK510. This ultra-high performance tyre was launched in the spring of 2016 and has already received ‘Highly Recommended’ test ratings from German car magazine Autozeitung. The stand will also feature the AZENIS FK453CC SUV tyre, which received a ‘Good’ test rating from AutoBild Allrad magazine for its ultra-short braking distances, low drive-by noise and competitive pricing.

The Falken stand is located in Hall 3, No. 3B10. While Falken presents the latest products and technologies, the Falken Motorsports team will be preparing for the highlight of the motorsports season. On 28th– 29th May the Falken Porsche will take part in the legendary 24-hour race, held at one of the world’s toughest racetracks, the Nürburgring.

It can’t be argued against that the growth of Chinese brands, in the UK market over the last few years, has been impressive and those who chose to ignore it, were left behind a quickly developing new trend in the market.

The desire of Drivers to have value based alternatives to the standard norm was met by an opportunity seen by Wholesalers and Retailers, to offer more and more Chinese products and consequently, an influx of new brands/ manufacturers entered the market.

What followed was a rise in the Chinese brands with some entering the Top Ten manufacturers stats or, in the case of Pirelli, buying Premium labels to further establish themselves and create a new Chinese empire within the Tyre Industry.

The growth of the Chinese segment was fuelled, at a time when the economy and financial outlook of many households drove Drivers to downgrade their needs or be influenced by cheaper product that had seemingly very comparable tyre labelling scores and were offered in abundance.

Two new product ranges from Motor Wheel Service Distribution (MWSD) will make their show debut at Truckfest Peterborough – the forged aluminium weight saving axle wheels and the accessories collection.

Visitors to the stand will also be able to pick-up a free, comprehensive technical guide as well as information on the company’s lauded commercial vehicle wheel safety campaign, key elements of which are included in the impending EU Roadworthiness Act.

Location: East of England Showground, Peterborough,  Dates: May 1-2, 2016

Stand: R19

The leading technology company Continental has appointed a new Head of Business Region Asia Pacific (APAC) Truck Tire. Patrick Haarmann assumed this position on March 1 and is now responsible for the truck tyres replacement business in the Asia Pacific region, located at the APAC headquarters in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

In his new function he directly reports to Andreas Esser, Executive Vice President and head of Continental‘s business unit Commercial Vehicle Tires. Haarmann is the successor of Benoit Henry who now works for Continental in Mexico.

Bridgestone’s latest durable truck tyre range has formed a focal point of its huge presence at this year’s CV Show.

Its newly developed On/Off M-STEER 001, M-DRIVE 001 and M-TRAILER 001 tyres were revealed in the UK for the first time at the NEC, to supplement its range of commercial tyres and its holistic Total Tyre Care offering.

Bridgestone’s latest On/Off tyres are not only built to last, their advanced casing design makes them a perfect match for Bandag’s premium range of retreads for On/Off applications.

Additionally, the new Bandag M-DRIVE 001 and Bandag M-TRAILER 001 will be available from end 2016, extending the performance and lowering the total cost per km of operators’ tyres even further! 

TyreWORK is the first commercial vehicle and tyre management service provider to go ‘live’ with the new UniSerV platform which has been extended with e-jobsheet, improving its operational agility, and increasing its administrative efficiency in data processing from the field. 

By connecting all of its technicians via e-jobsheet across its four depots in the South East, TyreWORK will receive completed work back via their tablets and process the job data systematically into UniSerV for speed and accuracy.  This same data will be available to third party contract holders for whom TyreWORK is completing the work.

Dan Cooper, operations manager at TyreWORK, says, “We’ve been a CAM UniSerV user for two years so the next logical step in our process development was to integrate with e-jobsheet to achieve greater efficiencies, particularly with third party contract holders, and continue speeding up data processing by essentially connecting our technicians to our customers.”

As regular exhibitors of Automechanika Frankfurt Autogem is excited to be part of the inaugural Automechanika Birmingham event. They will be showcasing their whole range of products, from exhaust and turbocharger fittings, their market leading Tyre and TPMS programme, their overhauled small tolls and equipment range and their complementary workshop consumables. This is all supported by the release of the brand new workshop consumables catalogue, being released at the beginning of May.

As recognised industry experts, Autogem will be presenting the technical seminar on TPMS at the aftermarket theatre on 8th June 3.40pm. 

Taiwan manufacturer NANKANG Rubber Tire has announced that the company will be exhibiting at ESSEN Reifen Show 2016, held in Messe Essen, Germany from 24th to 27th May. With the new generation Nankang Sportnex series AS-2+, NANKANG aims to satisfy the strictest demands of the European market. NANKANG Tire is looking forward to meeting  old and new customers. (Nankang Booth: Hall3-3B30)

New Xlite and Xbrite+ forged aluminium wheels have been unveiled which are designed predominantly for DAF vehicles and petrol and powder tractor units with a weight saving axle.

Available from official distributor Motor Wheel Service Distribution (MWSD), two eight stud variations are available in 6.75” x 17.5” with the 24mm weighing 13.2kg and the 30mm just 13.1kg.

The Xlite wheel is available in machined and polished finishes, while the Xbrite+ goes through several automated treatment stages which permeate the metal deeper to deliver a wheel with the highest levels of corrosion resistance and shine.

The ultimate advantages of operating with forged aluminium wheels including extra payloads, reduced diesel usage, decreased CO² emissions and less wear on surrounding parts.

Good omens for REIFEN 2016: From May 24 to 27, 675 exhibitors will present their innovations for the tyre sector at Messe Essen: a new record for the event managers.

The organisers are notching up another record with regard to the exhibition area as for the first time REIFEN will occupy just over 60,000 square metres. The proportion of international exhibitors is at more than 70 percent with the majority of the exhibitors coming from Germany, China, Italy, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Taiwan and the USA.

For the first time, exhibitors and visitors will be able to benefit from new services. With their exhibitor passes, exhibitors will receive all the information needed for logging into Messe Essen's free WLAN everywhere on the site. After registration, visitors will be able to gain access to free hot spots in the fair foyers and the congress area. Moreover, several Meeting Places will be available for the first time. These communication areas in Halls 3, 5 and 7 will be equipped, amongst other items, with chargebars for mobile terminals and it will be possible to use them as meeting places away from the fair booths.

In association with Bond International’s 50th Anniversary celebrations, Sailun Tyres organised a driving experience at the Everyman Racing Driving Experience in Leicestershire recently. Bond’s customers were invited to participate in 4 different mediums.

Driving on Sailun’s Atrezzo Elite’s for the slalom, wet and dry braking and Atrezzo ZSR for the high speed tests in Ferraris, Bond’s customers agreed unanimously that the tyres outperformed themselves.

The guests were marked for their driving abilities in the various mediums and Tyre Trade News has great pleasure is declaring that the magazine’s representative, Lyn Barrett, was the overall winner and now a proud owner of the Winner’s Cup.

The new Laufenn brand product line-up recently launched by premium tyre maker Hankook is now available on the European market. Starting in the passenger car and SUV summer tyre segment, the Laufenn line-up offers high quality products to meet the demands of consumers seeking value, quality and style. The three new summer products are developed especially for the regional market’s needs and road conditions, aiming to serve smart and price-conscious consumers with a well-rounded range of quality products which fit a variety of lifestyle needs.

Michelin’s new CrossClimate tyre range has secured its second major fleet award in as many months, being named as winner of the Innovation Award at the Van Fleet World Honours 2016.

The award was presented to Andy Fern, Michelin’s Head of Fleet, at the RAC Club in London today, before an audience of senior executives from across the fleet sector. It follows news in March that Michelin’s CrossClimate tyres had been voted Fleet News Best New Product 2016.

In October 2015 CrossClimate tyres were recognised as ‘Highly Commended’ in the Fleet Safety Product of the Year Award, organised by Brake the road safety charity.

The inaugural Automechanika Birmingham exhibition, to be staged at the NEC from the 7th to the 9th June, has become a truly international automotive event with 38% of exhibitors representing 30 key automotive countries around the globe. Major supply chain and aftermarket manufacturers are represented.

“The motor industry in Britain is proving to be one of the most successful and innovative globally,” said event director, Simon Albert. “It is, therefore, no wonder that major automotive supply companies are anxious to develop working relationships with UK vehicle manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers. By the same token, the number of global companies attracted by the successful aftermarket in the UK is again proof of the buoyancy of the UK economy."

Maxxis has announced the launch of its first ever run flat tyre, the M36+ into the European market. The official unveiling of the innovative new M36+ to the European aftermarket is due to take place at next month’s world leading tyre industry event, Reifen, and will affirm the manufacturers commitment to continuous innovation for mid-range buyers. 

The M36+ run flat tyre delivers outstanding performance in wet and dry weather conditions due to its world leading technology and design. Its advanced bead filler rubber compound has been designed to minimise heat generation and tyre area deformation to secure the tyre and wheel assembly, helping to improve durability under zero inflation pressure, ultimately offering drivers a comfortable ride. Its construction design and rubber compound forms the foundation of the Maxxis Run-Flat System (MRS), providing drivers with optimal safety when driving. It has been developed with Maxxis’ latest rayon body ply material which delivers increased heat resistance, maintains tyre integrity and durability, delivering extra safety and peace of mind to drivers whilst on the road.

Expected to be available to purchase via Stapleton’s from the beginning of May. To find out more about the M36+ run flat tyre visit, http://www.maxxis.co.uk/.

Snap-on, brand leader in diagnostic tools and garage equipment for the automotive industry, has introduced into its Sun brand the new DGA5000 emissions analyser.

The DGA5000 is a state-of-the-art system that gives today’s modern workshop everything required for petrol and diesel emissions testing.

And thanks to special offer from Snap-on, customers will be able to take advantage of a voucher that allows them to save £1,000 against the full price of the DGA5000 when they trade in any emissions analyser and purchase the new Sun unit. 

Flexibility is one of the new DGA5000’s other key strengths as its modernised central workstation can be used for accessing the DVSA’s web MOT portal directly, and it can also be used to run the Sun brake tester, meaning MOT testing is based entirely around one central system.

Outside of MOT testing the DGA 5000 can be upgraded to carry out computerised wheel alignment with Snap-on’s Prism alignment option.

The new Sun DGA5000 – developed to provide the modern workshop with an expandable tool that can grow with the business.

For more information, visit http://diagnostics.snapon.co.uk 


The Association for tyre retailers, wholesalers and associated tyre aftermarket suppliers has divulged that at its regional meeting in Northern Ireland on 7th April, three members shared the results of a local tyre tread depth on replacement survey, which showed that in the month of March they had removed more than 3000 tyres from cars and light commercial vans that were below the legal tread depth limited of 1.6mm.

NTDA Director Stefan Hay said “Although these results represent only a small sample of those our members in Northern Ireland are compiling, they are an early indicator of the scale of the problem and support, further, the results of the excellent 2015 survey conducted by TyreSafe, which showed that more than a quarter of motorists were replacing their tyres when they were already illegal. Poor tyre management and maintenance by the consumer combined with a lack of enforcement means that the problem appears to be getting worse which is truly alarming!”

Wheel alignment equipment specialist Pro-Align has opened the doors to its new and inaugural facility in Ireland, giving workshops across the country access to even better levels of service and support.

Located in Plato Park, Dublin (just off the M50), the facility provides a new base for its sales, servicing and installation teams, and includes demonstration and training areas which allow workshops to see and experience the powerful capabilities of the Hunter range of complete wheel servicing equipment.

Workshops, tyreshops and bodyshops keen to see the powerful capabilities of the Hunter range at Pro-Align’s new facility can call 015060699 or 01327 323007 to arrange an appointment.

At an Extraordinary General Meeting, the Tyre Recovery Association (TRA) has elected a new President, John Bramwell, following the retirement of the previous incumbent, Mike Wilson.

Peter Taylor OBE, Secretary General of the TRA, said: “We are pleased with John’s appointment and the TRA hopes to continue making further progress with regard to the auditing and certification of regulated garages. The TRA would like to place on record it’s thanks to Mike Wilson for the six-year period he served as President and wish him well in his retirement.

“Looking to the future, the TRA will continue to ensure that our regulated businesses are treated fairly and will continue to encourage the authorities to enforce the strict regulations on those who are less compliant with the laws.”

For further information regarding the Tyre Recycling Day event and details on how to book and register for the event and the proceeding dinner, please visit – http://tyrerecovery.org.uk/events/

Avon Tyres has added an all-new SUV tyre to their high performance range, the Avon ZX7.

Designed for medium and large SUV fitments, the ZX7 – Avon’s first ultra-high performance SUV tyre – offers outstanding grip (‘A’ grade wet grip) and handling.

Avon’s ZX7 has been developed with a unique asymmetric tread pattern, which is specifically designed to cope with the weight of large SUVs. Large circumferential grooves in the tread clear water efficiently from the contact patch to reduce the risk of aquaplaning in wet conditions, while a large central rib increases feel and driving response.

Jeff Schumaker, Vice President of European Operations / Managing Director, Avon Tyres, said, “All of our products in this segment are produced in Melksham, in the UK, and increasing our range strengthens even further Avon’s brand positioning in Britain. Our research has shown there is the demand among consumers for an ultra-high performance SUV tyre and the Avon ZX7 will be launched this spring.”

For more information on the new Avon ZX7 and pricing, visit www.avon-tyres.co.uk.  

Avon Tyres has launched its latest high performance passenger car tyre, the Avon ZV7 – which offers exceptional ‘A’ grade wet grip, fuel efficiency and handling – as an evolution of the highly-popular ZV5.

Melksham-based Avon Tyres is renowned for manufacturing high-performance tyres, as well as supplying ultra-high performance products across numerous championships in European motorsport.

Replacing the acclaimed Avon ZV5, the newly-developed ZV7 incorporates a range of advanced technologies that mean it offers a host of added features and benefits.

Jeff Schumaker, Vice President of European Operations / Managing Director, Avon Tyres, said, “Our high performance product range is continually updated to incorporate all the latest technologies on offer to consumers. Avon’s typical design and development cycle is two years.

“As one of our latest products to be launched, the ZV7 is the next-generation ZV5. We have increased how responsive the tyre is to small driver inputs, while keeping the car stable at all speeds. This new addition to the Avon range is launched at the perfect time to provide drivers with peace of mind on the roads during the April showers with its ‘A’ rating for wet grip.”

For more information on the new Avon ZV7 and pricing, visit www.avon-tyres.co.uk.  

The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd. has announced that its tyres have been selected by Toyota Motor Corporation as original equipment for the new model of the automaker's popular hybrid vehicle Prius. In Japan, Oceania and Europe, the Prius will now be equipped with BluEarth E70 tyres, while Prius models sold in North America will roll off factory lines on BluEarth S34 tyres. In other countries, the ASPEC A349 tyre will be used. The OEM tyre sizes are 215/45R17 87W for the BluEarth E70 tyres, P215/45R17 87V on BluEarth S34 tyres, and 195/65R15 91H for the ASPEC A349 tyres. The new Prius was launched in Japan on December 9, 2015, and is subsequently scheduled for successive launches in other countries. 

Yokohama Rubber is aggressively pursuing tyre development based on its advanced BluEarth tyre technology, and the resulting tyres are increasingly being adopted as original equipment on many new model eco-cars and hybrid vehicles.

As the UK's leading independent tyre distributor to the fast-fit industry, Merseyside based Oak Tyres has announced that it’s to further expand its storage and distribution capacity at its Trafford Park, Manchester depot by relocating to a new facility.

The new Trafford warehouse facility will quadruple Oak’s capacity in the Greater Manchester area and create 20 additional jobs at the site as well as increase the delivery fleet. The company also operates a further three warehouses in Haydock, Washington (Tyne & Wear) and Leeds.

“Preparations for the new warehouse have been underway for the past 12 months,” commentedOperations Manager Simon Atherton. “Greater Manchester comes second only to Greater London in terms of population so it’s essential that as we grow our market share, we continue to invest to keep Oak’s service offer second to none. We’re extremely excited by the added capacity that the new facility will provide.”

Kirkby Tyres have an exciting vacancy for an Area Sales Representative covering the Midlands & East Anglia area.

Looking to join on of the largest tyre wholesalers, go to the Jobs Vacancies page.

Tyre giant, Maxxis, has announced that it is now the title sponsor of the prestigious MSA English Rally Championship.

Since its inception in 2006, the English Rally Championship has seen some of the most exciting competition in the UK. The soon to be named, Maxxis MSA English Rally Championship is exclusively for two-wheel drive rally cars up to 2,000cc and is an ideal rally championship for crews on a limited budget. With a class-based scoring system, competitors from any of the five performance classes are eligible to become English Rally Champions.

Derek McMartin, managing director of Maxxis UK, explains: “We’re incredibly excited to be expanding our sponsorship activity in the car market and entering into the rally segment for the first time. Our rally tyres boast some solid credentials and are already gaining traction with rally enthusiasts at all levels. We’re looking forward to sharing in the thrill and excitement of the English Rally Championship and supporting the organisers and competitors to help make next year’s season the most exhilarating yet.” 

"Retread into the future" – at this year's REIFEN from 24 to 27 May in Essen everything revolves around the per­formance of retreads at the KRAIBURG Austria stand. To emphasise this in terms of looks the com­pany is presenting almost its entire range of patterns this year. Roughly 60 life-size graphics from 1.70 to 0.35 metres are hanging from the ceiling showing designs from the K_base, K_tech and K_plus ranges from both sides. Large-format posters will be hanging, visible behind the counter indicate the main themes: More mileage. More safety. More traction. More value for money. 

One or two dis­cussions are also sure to take place as usual during Gin Tonic Time on Tuesday, Wed­nesday and Thursday, always from 5.30 p.m. in the Galeria, right by the passage to Hall 3, booth GA 109.

Maxxis has announced that its latest innovation for Sports Touring riders, the Maxxis Supermaxx ST tyre, is now onsale through its extensive network of European motorcycle tyre retailers.

Developed and tested in partnership with former British Superbike Champion and Maxxis brand ambassador, Chris Walker, as well as world leading technical service organisation TUV, the Supermaxx ST tyre range harnesses innovative design to produce unbeatable performance, as Chris explains: "It was a privilege to be asked by Maxxis to help them develop their latest Supermaxx sports touring tyre. Having worked with Maxxis R&D team for the last three years, I know the tyre’s performance capabilities and it is a pleasure to ride my bikes on Maxxis. The new Supermaxx ST tyre gives an absolutely incredible feel, amazing grip and a real confidence inspiring ride. It really is a pleasure to ride on these tyres.”

Greenergy Flexigrid, the fuel haulage service company within the Greenergy Group, will fit more than 100 of its vehicles with Goodyear’s FUELMAX fuel efficient tyre. 

Greenergy Flexigrid delivers around 5 billion litres of fuel a year to both Retail and Commercial customers, travelling over 11.5 million miles a year in the process.

Commenting on the decision to switch to a 100% Goodyear FUELMAX tyre fitment policy, Andy Darling, Business Development Manager at Greenergy Flexigrid, said: “Goodyear already operate within our sector, which means that they understand the challenges and nature of our business.

Goodyear has highlighted the fuel efficiency performance of its FUELMAX tyres through a number of recent tests, including an internal test carried out by German fleet Spedition Bartkowiak.  Their results confirmed a fuel saving potential of up to 1.6 litres per 100 kilometres per truck with Goodyear FUELMAX tyres.  

Specially developed versions of the MICHELIN Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres will be the sole original equipment fitment on the new limited special model BMW M4 GTS.

As a track car that is approved for road use, the job of Michelin’s engineers was to design an ultra-high-performance tyre which is able to operate safely in a variety of road and track conditions around the world. To this end, the MICHELIN Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres for the BMW M4 GTS were produced using not only Bi-Compound asymmetric tread patterns but also an asymmetric casing design. This offers the optimum balance between handling, grip and tyre life.

In addition to Michelin’s Bi-Compound technology, the MICHELIN Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres also incorporate the motorsport-developed Track Variable Contact Patch 3.0. This optimises pressure in the tyre's contact patch so the same amount of rubber is always in contact with the road or track, whether driving in a straight line or cornering.

With India emerging as one of the most competitive market and emergence of new technologies and raw materials, growth opportunities for the tyre industry abound. Riding on this growth, an additional Tyrexpo India in New Delhi was added to the Series which covers 5 cities in 4 countries, making traditionally biennial Tyrexpo India exhibition to an annualised one. Tyrexpo India will be held at Pragati Maidan from 14 – 16 June 2016 and will bring together a global audience of over 3,500 from 30 countries with close to 100 international exhibitors.

Tyrexpo India 2016 is also pleased to announce our two Gold Sponsors: BKT and Linglong Tire. Having participated in the previous shows, both BKT and Linglong Tire have continued to be part of the upcoming Tyrexpo India 2016 as a vote of confidence with the show. More information on the event is available on www.tyrexposeries.com/india. 

The organisers of Automechanika Birmingham have released initial details of the extensive seminar programme to be staged at the inaugural event with the promise that many key issues affecting the aftermarket and supply chain, will be covered by leading industry experts.

There will be three separate theatres running over 70 presentations throughout the 3-day event – Keynote Theatre, Aftermarket Theatre and Technical Theatre, the latter covering both aftermarket and supply chain. The Keynote Theatre will focus on important industry developments, topics and issues with presentations from a variety of sources, including the DVSA, the IAAF, IMI, Frost and Sullivan and the Automotive Council. All the subjects will be relevant and address the issues being faced by the motor industry and trade in the UK.

Full details of the exhibition and how to register for free please visit www.automechanika-birmingham.com


Just days after announcing that former champion rally driver Penny Mallory is to close this year’s Tyre Industry Conference, the NTDA has, today, announced that Suzi Perry is to be the host of the 2016 Tyre Industry Awards.

Suzi has worked throughout the male-dominated motorsports arena, covering the World Superbike Series and F1 Grand Prix. She has also run amok on Treasure Hunt, presented mainstream shows like Lottery on the Spot, and co-hosted Superstars with Johnny Vaughan.

NTDA Director Stefan Hay said: “When it comes to cars, technical innovation and sport, Suzi Perry has to be one of the most recognisable and popular presenters on TV. We are very excited to have her host the 2016 Tyre Industry Awards and with over 500 people already booked for the event, are looking forward to another spectacular evening!”

To book your place at the 87th NTDA Annual Dinner and Tyre Industry Awards, to be held on the 6th October at the VOX Conference Centre Birmingham, contact Alison Fitzgerald via: alisonfitzgerald@ntda.co.uk.The closing date to submit entries for the 2016 Tyre Industry Awards is Tuesday 2nd August 2016.

British firm TyrePal is launching a new tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS) to help OEM trailer builders and trailer fleet operators tackle the problem of tyre blowouts on HGV freight trailers. 

The TyrePal trailer TPMS indicator consists of TyrePal sensors on each tyre and a robust indicator that can be mounted inside or outside the trailer. The indicator can operate independently of the truck to provide an immediate visual and audible alert when the sensors report rapid pressure loss, tyre overheating, under-inflation or over-inflation.

TyrePal is on stand 4K50 at the Commercial Vehicle Show with the TyrePal trailer TPMS indicator. 

Tyre Bay Direct have announced they’ll be joining legions of industry suppliers at the UK’s first ever Automechanika exhibition, taking place on 7-9 June at the Birmingham NEC.

The firm, one of Europe’s leading garage equipment and tyre consumable suppliers, will take their place at Stand 9H15 for the event, which will welcome more than 550 domestic and international exhibitors across 150 product categories for the inaugural three-day event.

Leigh Stote Sales Director of Tyre Bay Direct, says, “After celebrating ten years in business and making it to the final of the NTDA Tyre Industry Awards last year, we can’t wait to see what 2016 holds for us – and the Automechanika show will be an excellent springboard for us to broaden our reach abroad, as well as cementing our position as a top supplier here in the UK.”

Jetyres, one of London's leading independent tyre retailers, have a number of vacanices in their Truck Centres in London NW10 and West Thurrock.

For more information about these positions go to our Jobs Vacancies page.

Camso UK are recruiting for an Area Sales Manager (South East), particularly London.

For more information about this exciting position, please go to Jobs Vacances page.

An opportunity to buy a long established retail tyre business in Cornwall has arisen due to a genuine retirement.

For more information please go to our Business for Sale page

Pirelli has an exciting opportunity for a Business Development Manager (South East) to join their replacement sales team.

To find out more about this opportunity go to the Jobs Vacancies page.

Looking for a change? Rema Tip Top have 2 positions available:

Capital Equipment Sales Manager - Northern england

Van Sales Representative - South London / M4 Corridor

For more information go to the Jobs Vacancies page

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