MWheels’ commercial vehicle wheel safety campaign has entered a new phase with the launch of a Wheel Awareness and Security Fleet Training programme to be delivered by renowned industry instructor, Phil Thirsk.
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Exide Technologies, a global leader in stored energy solutions for the automotive and industrial markets, has launched its latest generation Carbon Boost 2.0 technology for EFB and Premium batteries for Light Vehicles. The new batteries will debut at this year’s Autopromotec exhibition.
Digitisation offers the automotive aftermarket an enormous opportunity to enhance its efficiency – with automated repair and product management processes. At Autopromotec, from 22 to 26 May in Bologna, visitors can find out which intelligent solutions are most suitable for this. At Stand C58 in Hall 16, TecAlliance will be showcasing its newly developed portal Order Manager Entry Supply Web, a cloud-hosted web application to receive and export stock orders.
After finishing third in qualifying, Bruno Spengler got off to a flying start in sunny conditions in Zolder. The BMW driver moved ahead of his brand colleagues, pole-setter Marco Wittmann and René Rast (Audi), leading the race comfortably until the 15th lap. Then the safety car appeared after technical problems saw two cars come to a standstill alongside the track, heralding the rise of Philipp Eng (BMW).
A new Formula E documentary titled ‘And We Go Green’ will premiere at Cannes Film Festival next week, taking viewers behind the scenes of the electric street racing series and highlighting the purpose of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship as a proving ground for electric technologies in a bid to combat climate change and air pollution.
“Power is nothing without control” is the slogan that for exactly 25 years has accompanied the Pirelli brand throughout the world. The company is thus dedicating its 2018 Annual Report to this famous catch phrase, celebrating its anniversary with stories by three international writers, a video and a series of photographic images which propose a few of its many possible interpretations.
Sailun Group Europe are delighted to announce the newest addition to their team. Andreas Wilmsmeier will be the new Business Development Manager for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Benelux, and will report directly to the European Sales Director, Janis Amolins.
After a productive month of orientation, Nokian Tyres has sent the first group of employees at its Dayton, Tennessee factory on a dynamic six-week training experience at its facilities in Russia and Finland.
Continental has released a range of new agricultural tyres to help reduce the impact of heavy machinery on the soil. The tyres contain two forms of new technology that Continental has applied to an agriculture tyre for the first time.
Mechanic, TV presenter and best-selling author to open most exciting event yet Mechanic and motorcycle racer turned television presenter, Guy Martin, will officially open The Big UK Garage Event at Automechanika Birmingham 2019, held at the NEC from 4 to 6 June.