The latest news, views and reviews on what's happening in the tyre industry
12 Mar 2009
A survey by Ask.com has found that “once essential” skills, such as DIY, sewing and changing a tyre are in danger of being lost!
The new Bridgestone performance tyre, the Potenza Re-11, introduced by Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) now incorporates Stealth Technology, which was orifinally developed for Formula One rain tyres.
11 Mar 2009
Michelin Energy Saver tyres help Peugeot and Citroen reduce carbon emissions by 15,000 metric tons a year!
11 Mar 2009
New European Laws, set to be introduced in 2012, will see manufacturers producing quieter, safer and more fuel efficient tyres.
05 Mar 2009
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.
26 Feb 2009
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.”
21 Feb 2009
Dunlop has announced that it has been chosen to equip the fastest and most powerful Nissan ever.
16 Feb 2009
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.