Garages and workshops that are sending good quality vehicle health check videos to customers are not only improving the way they communicate, they are also boosting income potential, according to Dragon2000.
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Dunlop’s Geomax® line of tyres are proven MXGP winners. In 2017, at World Championship Grand Prix level, Shaun Simpson and Clement Desalle have won MXGP races on Dunlop’s Geomax range. As a result of the learnings from this top-level competition, Dunlop has extended their Geomax range with the introduction of MX12.
New research from Milton Keynes based tyre fitment company, Just Tyres, reveals drivers’ knowledge of 2012’s EU tyre label legislation and the results are quite shocking. More than two thirds (67 per cent) of drivers are unaware of EU legislation and only one in 10 drivers (15.5 per cent) knew that the legislation existed. Are you one of them?
Alloy wheel protection specialist AlloyGator has appointed Lee Woodhams as its new operations manager.
Michelin is warning businesses that the cost of driving on under-inflated tyres has risen over an 18-month period, in line with the cost of fuel. In June 2017, average pump prices in the UK reached 116.4 pence per litre for unleaded and 117.4 pence per litre for diesel – an increase of 13.9 per cent and 14.5 per cent respectively since 1 January 2016.
After last year’s test results, Membat has decided to do the Tyre Benchmark Performance Test again, against new competitors of the B Segment. In this occasion, the brand compared its Membat Passion 205/55 R16 91 V to Michelin and Conti group B Segment Brands.
Germany Farms, an arable farm and broiler producer, has more than doubled tyre life on its two Claas Scorpion 7045 Varipower Plus telehandlers by switching to Michelin BibLoad Hard Surface tyres.
The latest “Selling Way” Data supplied to TTN by Encircle Marketing, shows the collective unnamed Budget sector (those brands Assistant’s fail to give the appropriate brand name of) still curry the most favour with Garages up and down the UK.
Apollo Vredestein has announced a number of key changes to its European sales structure, allowing the premium tyre manufacturer to continue setting the pace and deliver its ambitious growth strategy. The company has introduced three new Cluster Directors: Dimitrios Papadopoulos, Paul Eidhof and Thomas Körpert.
Triangle Tyre held its “2017 Global Summit” in the coastal city of Rongcheng, China, not far from Weihai, where the company is headquartered, at the end of June.