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Zelos scythes to top five finish on Rockingham 'weekend of two halves'

Dan Zelos showcased his raw speed and racecraft in the Renault UK Clio Cup in all conditions at Rockingham last weekend (10-12 August), and whilst contact from a rival cost him a potential rostrum result in race one, he responded in style to storm through the spray to a top five finish in front of the live ITV4 television cameras the following day.


Danger lurking under gloves!

Many of us who work with vehicles will know that the wheels are one of the filthiest part of the vehicle. Think that reaching for disposable gloves is the failsafe option? Think again!



Following the impressive success of the Altrust Summer - winner of two major tyre tests* in 2017 - Apollo Tyres' Altrust All Season has joined the manufacturer's range of tyres. Fourteen different sizes designed and produced specially for the light truck segment will cover the most popular van sizes from 1 August onwards.


2018 NTDA Tyre Industry Awards Finalists Announced

The NTDA has, today, announced the finalists for its 2018 Tyre Industry Awards. The awards will be presented at a ceremony sponsored by tyre manufacturer Sailun which will take place at the Association’s 89th Annual Dinner on 4th October at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Milton Keynes. The dinner sponsor this year, is tyre wholesaler Land Tyre Services and the awards will be hosted by TV personality and sports presenter Mark Durden-Smith. The finalists are:


Daley Thompson invites the British public to join him at his pop-up gym on London’s Southbank as he celebrates his 60th birthday with Bridgestone

Bridgestone, the world’s number one tyre and rubber company1, and Worldwide Olympic Partner, have teamed up with double Olympic gold medalist, Daley Thompson, to encourage people to keep moving and chasing their dreams, whatever their age with a pop-up gym on London’s Southbank which marks and celebrates his 60th birthday.