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European Commission’s third Mobility Package targets 50 per cent less road deaths

Developments in the safety of Irish roads took a huge leap forward last Thursday, with a landmark EU proposal to...
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O’Farrell elected SIMI President

Gerard O’Farrell, Group Director, Car Division, O.H.M Group, has been elected President of the Society of the Irish Motor Industry...
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Stakeholders discuss introduction of visible Environmental Management Cost (vEMC) for truck tyres

The Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment and tyre industry stakeholders are involved in discussions on the introduction of...
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Tyre Trade Journal out now

The May edition of the Tyre Trade Journal is out this week and leads with news that anti-dumping duties on...
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Andrew French appointed to lead Michelin solutions in the UK & Ireland

Michelin has appointed Andrew French, 38, as Director of Services and Solutions for the UK, Ireland and Nordics, giving him...
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Anti-dumping duties on Chinese-made truck and bus tyres now in place

With effect from yesterday (Tuesday, May 8), the European Union will apply anti-dumping duties on Chinese-made truck and bus tyres entering...
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Irish Garage Equipment unveils new instant tyre inflator and sealer

Irish Garage Equipment has unveiled a new instant tyre inflator and sealer that is suitable car, van, truck and off-road tyres. The Instant Tyre Inflator and Sealer is the easy easy and instant way to seat tubeless tyre beads. By dumping air into the tyre, the bead is forced seat against rim for inflation. The

European Commission’s third Mobility Package targets 50 per cent less road deaths

Developments in the safety of Irish roads took a huge leap forward last Thursday, with a landmark EU proposal to mandate the fitting of lifesaving technologies, including Advanced Emergency Braking (AEB) and Intelligent Speed Assistance (ISA), in all new cars. And the vast majority of drivers agree that all new cars should be fitted with

O’Farrell elected SIMI President

Gerard O’Farrell, Group Director, Car Division, O.H.M Group, has been elected President of the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), at the organisation’s AGM, in the Killashee House Hotel, Naas, Co. Kildare on Thursday, May 17. Speaking at SIMI’s AGM, O’Farrell commented on the challenges and opportunities facing the Industry: “The Motor Industry is

New tyre changer and wheel balancer from Sealey

Sealey’s new automatic tyre changer is suitable for most cars and light commercial vehicles, is capable of changing 11″ to 24″ wheel rims, and will protect alloy wheels with the added feature of plastic protectors which are fitted to the clamping jaws and mounting head. Supplied with a 485mm tyre lever, integrated tyre inflator, tyre
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Stakeholders discuss introduction of visible Environmental Management Cost (vEMC) for truck tyres

The Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment and tyre industry stakeholders are involved in discussions on the introduction of the visible Environmental Management Cost (vEMC) for truck tyres, which was due to come into force in April, Tyre Trade.ie has learned. A spokesperson for the Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment told TyreTrade.ie:

Tyre Trade Journal out now

The May edition of the Tyre Trade Journal is out this week and leads with news that anti-dumping duties on Chinese-made truck and bus tyres entering the European Union, are now in place. Provisional anti-dumping duties of between €52.85 and €82.17 per tyre will be levied on new and retreaded truck and bus tyres with
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Bridgestone launches Turanza T005 premium touring tyre in Ireland

Bridgestone has launched its new Turanza T005 premium touring tyre in Ireland which is A rated for wet braking. Developed and produced in Europe, Bridgestone Turanza T005 delivers outstanding wet performance and fuel economy, combined with high mileage, to give drivers full control in challenging daily situations, especially on rainy days. “The early reaction from

Hankook Tire announces extension of UEFA Europa League contract

Hankook is extending its successful commitment to the UEFA Europa League for a further three years until the 2020-21 season. This makes Hankook the longest running sponsor of Europe’s largest professional club football competition, with a total of nine years by the time of the Final in 2021. The new contract gives the premium tyre

Falken celebrates two top-15 finishes at Nürburgring 24-Hours

The ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race at the Nürburgring last weekend once again proved to be the toughest of endurance challenges. The Falken team overcame extreme weather conditions to complete the iconic race with both cars finishing within the top 15 from a starting grid of 146 entrants. Porsche factory driver Sven Müller ensured an early

Apollo Tyres tops JD Power survey

The recently released JD Power 2018 India Original Equipment Tyre Customer Satisfaction Index (TCSI) Study has ranked Apollo Tyres highest in the small car segment. As per this years’ study, the small car segment translates to all the hatchbacks sold in India. JD Power’s TCSI Study also ranked Apollo Tyres #2 in the midsize cars

New Battlax Scooter SC2 and SC2 Rain

Bridgestone, the world’s number one tyre and rubber company¹, has applied its top Battlax motorcycle tyre technologies to upgrade its scooter tyre line-up. Maxi scooter riders are now able to choose between Battlax Scooter SC2, the sport tyre, and Battlax Scooter SC2 Rain, the day-to-day touring tyre for maxi scooters. Nico Thuy, Head of Europe
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