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Controlled grip, more comfortable driving: Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3 and Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3 SUV

​The new non-studded Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3 winter tyre offers much-needed peace of mind in case of a sudden snowstorm or rapidly freezing road surfaces. The further improved ice grip and better handling are based on the Arctic Sense Grip concept developed by Nokian Tyres that makes driving wonderfully controlled, precise and quiet in slippery winter weather as well as on bare roads.

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Goodyear Dunlop strengthens brand focus with key appointments

Andy Marfleet, currently Motorcycle Marketing Manager EMEA is promoted to the position of Goodyear Dunlop Marketing Director UK & Ireland. Before joining the EMEA Motorcycle team in 2014, Andy was Dunlop Brand Manager for UK & Ireland for 3 years. Andy replaces Ben Crawley, who moves to the EMEA Consumer team as Motorsport Director. Ben has 16 years of experience at Goodyear Dunlop across a variety of sales and marketing roles.

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Successful reopening OBO Tyres factory

​Magna Tyres Group is delighted to announce the start of the production of Magna Tyres at the OBO Tyres factory in Hardenberg, the Netherlands. This was announced during the “Grand Reopening” event hosted the 11th of January by OBO Tyres. Michael de Ruijter (CEO Magna Tyres Group) and René de Vent (Alderman municipality of Hardenberg), unveiled the first Magna "Made in Holland" production which was received with great enthusiasm.