Scandinavian premium tyre manufacturer Nokian Tyres is introducing new summer tyres for sport utility vehicles and crossovers. Designed for safe and carefree driving, the new Nokian Powerproof SUV offers peace of mind for both high-speed lane changes and sudden braking, while the new Nokian Wetproof SUV provides excellent wet braking abilities and powerful aquaplaning resistance. Both new products feature the Dual Zone Safety technology familiar from the test-winning passenger car models.
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Premium tyre maker Hankook was selected as a finalist in the automotive and transportation category at the world-class International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2019 held on 21st August in Chicago, USA. Hankook was commended for its concept tyres Hexonic and HLS-23.
Giti Tire has secured its latest OE fitment with the Volkswagen Group, supplying the GitiSynergyE1 in size 205/60R16 92H for the VW T-Cross.
Staff at Bush Tyres, East of England’s leading independent tyre specialist, were sad to say farewell to their colleague John Ross who decided to take retirement following a magnificent 50 years’ dedicated service to the company, the second employee to do so in recent years.
Nokian Tyres plc is entering into employee cooperation negotiations, with the aim of adjusting the number of personnel at the Nokian production facility to meet the currently known and anticipated demand. The background for these activities is the weak development of the car and tyre market in Europe.
After recent analysis by Highways England highlighted the potential dangers of smart motorways, new research released today by Kwik Fit reveals that confusion and safety concerns are resulting in many drivers not using the hard shoulder when it’s open1.
We Sell Tyres, a member of leading UK independent wholesaler Grouptyre, held their 9th annual golf day in late August. The event was held in the beautiful setting of Belton Park Golf Course in Grantham and hosted by the Grouptyre member which services East Anglia, the East Midlands, North Bedfordshire and part of South Yorkshire.
The RONAL R62 design has until now been available only in a jet black-matt-diamond cut style with the option of customization by application of colored plastic finishes. Now this trendy wheel is available in a new surface finish.
The vehicles we drive and work with are becoming increasingly digital – from fleet management and remote diagnostics to data driven logistics, autonomous vehicles, IoT and much more. But while the tyres are a crucial factor in a safe, efficient and economical operation, they have been all but invisible in terms of gathering digital real-time data. The new Nokian Tyres Intuitu solution makes tapping into this data easy and simple, allowing you to get more out of the tyres while worrying less.
Less than 24 hours after the chequered flag had fallen on a pulsating final at Lohéac – widely regarded as the best race in RX2 International Series presented by Cooper Tires history – championship leader Oliver Eriksson and home hero Damien Meunier were back at the legendary French circuit on Monday to put the next generation through their paces.