Premium tyre manufacturer Yokohama has been shortlisted in the prestigious UK Sponsorship Awards for its work in promoting tyre safety with Chelsea FC and TyreSafe.
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Cartyzen, Zenises’s brand new tyre business, was presented by its CEO, Harjeev Kandhari, at the Tire Tech Conference in Hannover. Following the huge success of the trial of the model in Germany, the company plans to launch a full service business in Spain as the first country in the world to have this.
Devon-based company Bandvulc has secured a three-year contract to provide fleet maintenance services to keep John Lewis Partnership vehicles on the road 24/7, 365 days a year.
A family’s second car is often used to drive children to their hobbies, and its driver usually has a fresh driving licence or less driving experience. Since it is sometimes a cheaper model, its winter tyres receive less attention and even conscious cost-savings are sometimes made.
Euro Car Parts is advising repairers that carry out MOT testing to invest in new emissions analysers, to ensure they comply with changing legislation. Investment in a new machine now will enable repairers to reap the rewards when the latest emissions standards are introduced in May 2018.
With spring around the corner, most drivers will pay a visit to a garage to have their car serviced before their holiday, so it’s the perfect time to boost wiper sales, and to support this, TRICO can provide workshops with a wiper diagnostics chart, attractive new display stands, merchandise and special promotions.
Leading tanker and environmental waste firm, Biomarsh Environmental Ltd, has joined forces with Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres with the commencement of a comprehensive tyre management contract, designed to provide nationwide support and aid compliance throughout the Biomarsh fleet.
Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) and NRGene, a genomic big data solutions company, are collaborating on research efforts to enhance the company’s U.S. alternative domestic natural rubber breeding program. They will be working in tandem to sequence and assemble multiple genomes of guayule, a rubber-producing plant indigenous to the hot, dry environments of the Southwestern United States and North Central Mexico, to develop new, high-yielding varieties.
Michelin has signed a year-long partnership with social media personality Mr JWW. North Staffordshire-based James Walker is the driving force behind one of the world’s most popular automotive lifestyle channels on YouTube. The deal will see Mr Walker acting as ambassador for the company which employed his father, Johnnie Walker, for 13 years
The farming industry will gather at Zaragoza in Spain for the 40th edition of FIMA, the International Trade Fair for Agricultural Machinery, which will be held from February 20 to 24, 2018. As a response to the complex requirements of modern farming, BKT has developed an extensive tyre range for a variety of different applications.