Automotive industry charity, Ben, has just published its annual Impact report 2018-19 which highlights the positive impact its support has had on automotive industry people during the year. The report reveals insights about the health and wellbeing issues faced by automotive industry people and thanks supporters who donated over £3m to Ben during the year. The report highlights that over 3,000 people contacted Ben’s helpline for support and over 13,000 accessed online support content. There was a 29% increase YOY on the number of cases managed by Ben’s support services team.
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Bentley has revealed special liveries that its four Continental GT3 entries will sport at this month’s Spa 24 Hours to mark the brand’s centenary.
Sebastian Eriksson has credited his RallyX Nordic presented by Cooper Tires outing earlier this season as the secret to his sensational success in last weekend’s FIA World Rallycross Championship showpiece at Höljes (6/7 July).
Three completely sold-out evenings for the first appearance on the African Continent at Durban, Cape Town, and Johannesburg. The across-the-globe-unparalleled motorsport show, where forceful BKT tyres bite the most adverse grounds, leaves a deep impression in the hearts of thousands of fans.
The next stop on Davanti Tyres’ summer roadshow will see it return to Virgin Radio DJ Chris Evans’ massive motors and music event CarFest North!
The Michelin Supercar Paddock concludes its eighth year at the Goodwood Festival of Speed with the Charge Auto Mustang confirmed as the 2019 Showstopper of the Festival.
Hankook sponsors the Technical Excellence category at the 2019 Motor Transport Awards, announcing Cartwright Group as category winners at the awards ceremony in London last Wednesday evening. Shortlisted companies also included Balfour Beatty, SDC Trailers and Wren Kitchens. Presenting the award to Cartwright Group was Brett Emerson, Managing Director of Hankook Tyre UK and Comedian Omid Djalili.
TyresOnTheDrive.com has been recognised for its commitment to safer, more efficient and sustainable van operations after being certified by the Freight Transport Association (FTA) as a Van Excellence operator.
Image copyright: Don’t Touch Racing TRUCK, the truck wheel brand of the RONAL GROUP, is the official sponsor of the Berlin "Don't Touch Racing" team in the current FIA European Truck Racing Championship season. At the Hungaroring the champagne corks popped, because driver André Kursim took his first victory.
In the picture, from left to right: - Dennis Sladek (Sales manager, OTR Marangoni Retreading Systems Deutschland) - Frans Steenbeek (Director, Kargro) - Kees-Jan Riemersma (Sales Director Banden Plan Europa - Kargro) - Matthias Leppert (Managing Director, Marangoni Retreading Systems Deutschland) - Christian Asmuth (Sales Director, Marangoni Retreading Systems Deutschland) Plan Europe turns to RINGTREAD by signing an exclusivity agreement for the use of Marangoni’s premium retreading technology in the region.