Recent figures have shown a drop in both the new car market and tyre sales during 2008, raising concerns that some motorists may be tempted to put off changing their tyres due to the tough Economic Environment.
Toyo have yet again showed their “commitment to grass roots motorsport” (Sarah Clavey, Senior Marketing Executive – Toyo UK) at this year’s Autosport show with stand “much larger than in previous years” which was “designed to deliver impact.”
Nissan has joined other manufacturers, such as Porsche, Bentley, Audi, as well as the new Tesla Roadster, the world’s first electric sports car, in choosing Yokohama ADVAN tyres as the original equipment on their latest sports car.
In a recent tyre test, by Track and Race Car magazine, the Dunlop SP Sport Maxx TT, received 5 Stars, due to its quality of road feedback, wet and dry handling, mileage performance, and cornering and high speed stability.
Chosen for distinction by a jury panel, ahead of 21 other applications, Goodyear Optigrip - SmartWear Technology has been chosen as last year’s Innovation award winner by the Luxembourg Business Federation (FEDIL).
Both tyres have been awarded a “highly recommendable” rating, as 85% of the summer tyres produced by the Michelin group have in the past in tests Carried out by ADAC and its Austrian and Swiss counterparts — Österreichischer Automobil Motorrad und Touring Club (ÖAMTC) and Touring Club Suisse (TCS).