CEAT Limited has been conferred the prestigious Deming Prize. The Deming Prize, founded in Japan, is one of the oldest and most prestigious Quality awards in the world
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Kumho will have a major presence at next week’s (November 21-25) Solutrans, the annual international show for ‘road and urban transport solutions’ being held at the Eurexpo, Lyon, France. In addition to showcasing its existing wide range of truck tyres it will be launching a pair of brand new products – the KXT10 trailer axle tyre and the KCA03 pattern for city buses.
The Original Equipment Suppliers Aftermarket Association (OESAA) is promising that the forthcoming Autoinform LIVE seminar schedule will be its most informative yet, with industry expert Andy Savva on hand to counsel attendees on how to boost garage profits.
The Parts Alliance says their second major braking promotion of 2017, developed in conjunction with Delphi, has now found all of its main winners. ‘Best of Brakes’ ran throughout September and October, offering six spectacular holidays, alongside 25,000 smaller prizes via scratch cards, included with Delphi brake pads.
idverde, Europe’s largest provider of green services, has adopted a joint Michelin and BFGoodrich tyre policy across its entire UK fleet as it strives to streamline operations on the road.
Irishman Marty McCormack drove his Kumho-shod MKII Ford Escort to a memorable outright victory in last weekend’s (November 10-13) Roger Albert Clark Rally – arguably the toughest British special stage event of the last 20 years.
The ATS Euromaster centres – in Perth and Forfar, Scotland; Abergavenny, Wales; and Tavistock, England – that have been picked to become BFGoodrich specialists are all located in popular off-road havens, ideally placed to cater to all-terrain tyre needs in their respective communities.
Schaeffler has elected to join the NTDA – a trade association which represents and promotes the interests of the tyre wholesale, distribution and retail sectors of the automotive aftermarket – at a time when the company recognises that many tyre distributors and installers are accepting more general repair work.
Marian Gabris joins Triangle Tyre Europe team as Sales Director for Eastern Europe.
After almost a month of exploring a wide variety of Peruvian roads, the Land Rover Experience Tour 2017 ended on November 9th. Goodyear’s Wrangler DuraTrac tyres were used to equip the 19 participating vehicles. The tyres proved their worth as the perfect off-road partner, withstanding even the harshest conditions, allowing participants to get the most out of their experience.