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TecAlliance helps workshops change tyres

Despite the fact that here in the UK and Ireland there is not a culture of changing from summer to winter tyres at the end of the season, tyre related problems do increase during the colder, wetter months. In order to help workshops to be ready to tackle these potential issues, TecAlliance has developed a tyre change checklist that provides optimal support and offers customers maximum transparency. Another important issue is the installation and configuration of tyre pressure monitoring systems (TPMS), for which it now offers even more comprehensive information.


A warm Vredestein winter

As you would expect from a European premium tyre manufacturer with a strong heritage in the winter tyres segment, Vredestein has the answer to the colder regime expected to hit the UK in the next few weeks.


Marangoni proves real extreme performance in off-road use

Marangoni Retreading Systems released a new video showing a custom jeep, equipped with standard Marangoni retreads with no special compounding or enhancements, dealing with “rock crawling”: a type of off-road practised over very harsh terrain, with obstacles that may appear impassable.


Hankook announces NTDA Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Tyre Industry for third year

Hankook Tyre UK announces winner of Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to the tyre industry at the 2018 NTDA Awards. This year the 89th NTDA Annual Dinner and 5th Tyre Industry Awards took centre stage at the Doubletree by Hilton, situated within Stadium MK, home of league one football club MK Dons. As in previous years, over 500 guests gathered to celebrate the achievements within the tyre industry.



Maxxis is celebrating success following a stunning debut senior victory for Brad Freeman in the Maxxis FIM EnduroGP World Championship. Riding on Maxxis Maxxcross SI and Maxxcross IT tyres, the British rider was supported every step of the way by world-leading motorcycle accessories brands Motorex, Ferodo and CZ, all of which helped him secure his crown as World E1 Champion.