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Communication key in Continental Tyres Sharing the Road survey

As partners of all kinds gear up for the annual celebration of love and relationships that is St. Valentine’s Day,...
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Purcell wins opening round of Valvoline National Forestry Rally Championship

Waterford driver Andrew Purcell and his Cork co-driver Mark Wiley headed a Ford Fiesta 1-2-3 result in the opening round...
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Motorists get tyre pressure penalty point warning

Irish motorists are being warned that for the first time since penalty points were introduced in 2002, drivers could now...
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Auto Trade EXPO returns to Citywest Dublin

The Auto Trade EXPO 2018, returns to Citywest Hotel & Exhibition Centre, Dublin on Saturday and Sunday, 20-21 October 2018...
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Techplus gearing up for Auto Trade EXPO

Workshop equipment specialists, Techplus is gearing up to take its place at the Auto Trade EXPO, at Citywest Exhibition Centre,...
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NI Drivers get close to £500,000 compensation for potholes damage

Close to £500,000 has been paid out in Northern Ireland as compensation to drivers of vehicles damaged by potholes in...
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New SmartTouring DL22 rounds off the Hankook tyre portfolio for long-distance coaches

Premium tyre maker Hankook is launching the new drive axle tyre for long-distance coaches in Europe, SmartTouring DL22. Along with the existing SmartTouring AL22, Hankook now has a complete portfolio of coach tyres available for long-distance routes. The company is responding to the growing importance of travelling long-distance by coach and to the increasing demand

European Commission regulating imports of new and retreaded tyres

The European Commission is now regulating imports of new and retreaded tyres for buses and trucks originating in China. As a result of the new regulations new and retreaded tyres for buses and trucks originating in China could be liable to import duties up to 74 per cent of the CIF import value of the

Communication key in Continental Tyres Sharing the Road survey

As partners of all kinds gear up for the annual celebration of love and relationships that is St. Valentine’s Day, the fraught state of relationships among the ‘partners’ who share the roads of Ireland is clearly shown in a recent survey of some 1,050 respondents across the country. The ‘Sharing the Road’ survey, organised by

Yokohama starts new OE partnership with BMW

Yokohama is now supplying its global flagship ADVAN Sport V105 tyres to Germany’s BMW Group for use as original equipment on the car maker’s new X3 model. The new BMW X3, which debuted in November 2017 in North America, will be released gradually in markets around the world, and will come equipped with tyres in

Comprehensive TPMS tool set from Laser Tools

With correct tyre pressures vehicles save fuel, produce fewer emissions and are safer. This is why manufacturers are now fitting Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) and the professional tyre technician needs the correct tools to maintain, service and repair these systems. New to the Laser Tools range is this comprehensive TPMS torque wrench and socket

New Michelin Road 5 – next-generation safety and enjoyment

Michelin has taken the performance of its sport radial tyre range to an even higher level with the new Michelin Road 5. This exciting newcomer builds on the reputation of the Michelin Pilot Road 4, the European sport touring tyre market’s undisputed benchmark. Wet-weather grip is exceptional throughout the tyre’s life. In fact, the Michelin

Rotalla becomes an official partner of Portugal’s leading soccer event

International contract tyre supplier – Enjoy Tyre, which offers a comprehensive and highly competitive range of passenger car tyres in the UK and in Ireland is sponsoring the Portuguese National Cup competition (Taca de Portugal) this season. From the quarter final stage through to the final to be staged on the Sunday May 20, a

Michelin Pilot Sport 4 – perfect balance of pleasure and safety

The Michelin Pilot Sport 4 is the ideal tyre for drivers of powerful saloons and sports cars – with the perfect balance between pleasure and performance. Michelin Pilot Sport 4 highlights Michelin’s track to street philosophy, using motorsport as a laboratory and transferring competition innovations to road cars for the benefit of drivers across the

Goodyear and Dunlop OE on BMW 5 Series

Goodyear Dunlop been accredited with a wide range of both Summer and Winter tyres as original equipment fitments for the BMW 5 Series. The 5 Series drivers can count on the Summer performance of the Goodyear UHP Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 and winter performance of the Goodyear UltraGrip 8 Performance. In addition to the Goodyear fitments,

Podium spot for Falken pilot

Current Red Bull Air Race World Champion and Falken athlete, Yoshihide Muroya continued his run of success by securing second place in the first race of the 2018 season, held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. For the fourth consecutive year Falken is sponsoring the Red Bull Air Race pilot as he competes in the

Ferrari 812 Superfast tuning program by Wheelsandmore

Oops they did it again… as the first tuning company in the world! The crew of Wheelsandmore did not hold back from the currently sharpest weapon born in Maranello, the strongest 12-cylinder engine with 800hp and presents fine upgrades that will be at least as unreasonable for the “average citizens” as the car itself. 800hp