ConnecTire is a sensor-based smart wheel which enables data sharing at multiple levels, reducing the risk of tyre slippage on the rim. It allows farmers to leverage the Internet of Things for safer and more efficient operations.
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Technological advances are changing so many aspects of our daily lives. Smartphone activity dominates much of social interaction and online commercial activity is now commonplace. In order to keep up with recent trends and adjust business to new opportunities, Zenises has established a new four floor technology centre based in Madrid.
Leading alloy and steel wheel distributor Wheelwright, whose portfolio includes UK brands Calibre & DRC, alongside German-owned AEZ, Dotz & Dezent, have continued to dominate the commercial van market by developing their selection of load rated alloy wheels.
The wheel business in Europe is always undergoing continuous improvement and change, especially with regard to alloy wheel design. The trend is increasing in the direction of coloured and specifically black wheels.
The increasingly successful Tyred Campaign has now taken yet another step closer to being legally recognised as Liverpool Labour MP – Maria Eagle - presented an Early Day Motion along with a ten minute Rule Bill on Thursday 12th October at the Houses of Parliament. Then on Tuesday 31st October the proposed new Tyre Law Bill will be fully presented in Parliament.
Tyre brand Falken is expanding its product portfolio by launching a new summer tyre model, the ZIEX ZE310 ECORUN. The new tyre line offers outstanding traction and excellent grip on both wet and dry roads, coupled with low wear performance. It is the successor to the ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN, winner of numerous awards from independent testing organisations.
REMA TIP TOP AUTOMOTIVE UK LIMITED are once again very proud winners of the NTDA Aftermarket Equipment Supplier of the Year 2017. The award sponsored by AUTOMECHANIKA was presented to Group CEO Mark Insley and Managing Director Cliff Jones at the 88th Annual NTDA awards dinner on 12th October.
Michelin’s new Primacy 4 tyre range could dramatically cut costs for fleet owners, lasting an average 11,000 miles longer than those manufactured by direct competitors.
Football is helping Apollo Tyres score with its consumers across geographies. The tyre major’s association with Manchester United Football Club and recently, with Crystal Palace Football Club, as their Official Tyre Partner, has provided the impetus to the company’s global growth journey. As per a third party research, Apollo Tyres has reached out to over a billion viewers across geographies in the last season alone.
The European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers’ Association published today tyre replacements sales of its Members for the third quarter of 2017 as well as the cumulative results of the first 9 months of the year