As predicted the New Year has brought with it the news that prices on tyre exports are going to rise. Yokohama Rubber is one of the main and first companies to confirm this, with sources from within the tyre industry estimating that Yokohama’s increase is going to be in the region of 15% and above, possibly even higher in specific regions of the world.
A new year is here, but the bad weather is still the same and with weather experts telling us that the worst is still to come, driving on the roads is as bad as ever. Seems dire doesn’t it? Well there’s more!
The new Formula One team Virgin Racing and Carbon Green – a company founded to support the renewable energy industry – have signed a multi-year partnership, making Carbon Green the first ‘green technology’ sponsor of Formula One.
Maxxis are confident that their new 2010 calendar will make the popularity of their 2009 one pale in comparison. Boasting a new “2-1 format”, consumers are going to have the choice of two very different, but at the same time enjoyable themes to choose from.