The latest news, views and reviews on what's happening in the tyre industry
18 Feb 2010
This year, as a celebration of the centenary of synthetic rubber, Lanxess – one of the largest synthetic rubber producers in the world – and the Auto & Technik Museum Sinsheim in the south west of Germany are setting up an exhibition that documents the history and applications of the versatile material.
There was good news for scooter enthusiasts yesterday as Michelin announced the launch of their first ever ‘Progressive Sipe Technology’ (PST) Siped Scooter Tyre – the ‘City Grip’...
16 Feb 2010
If you happened to be perusing the Tyrepress.com home page yesterday afternoon, you might have spotted the face of Blackcircles.com founder and Managing Director, Michael Welch...
12 Feb 2010
At the end of January a warehouse in Dunstable was broken into. The thieves managed to steal a number of tyres which had a combined vaule of over £100,000...
10 Feb 2010
During January of this year, we were out on the road delivering promotional material to 20 Tesco Petrol Stations around the UK.
09 Feb 2010
When you’re at the cinema or watching a film in the comfort of your own home have you ever found yourself wishing that there were more tyre themed movies? I’m guessing that if you do, you are in a minority, but fear not your wish has just come true.
08 Feb 2010
This year at Le Mans 24 Michelin are taking further steps to fulfil the commitment it previously made to help protect the environment. During this year’s renowned endurance race, Michelin have announced that their involvement will feature a new innovative range of eco-friendly tyres.
05 Feb 2010
As previously reported earlier this year, the ‘big freeze’ really did a number on the British roads and with each day there seems to be the discovery of more.
04 Feb 2010
Well, that’s it folks. The red carpet has been rolled up, the chairs put on tables and the mess cleared away...
02 Feb 2010
Michelin have released, according to studies done by the French Tyre manufacturer, the lightest sports motorbike tyre to date...