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Toyo Proxes R46 OE on all-new Mazda CX-5

Toyo’s Proxes R46 has been selected as Original Equipment on Mazda’s all-new CX-5 crossover SUV. The Proxes R46 has been chosen in size 225/55 R19 99V. Nano Balance Technology, Toyo Tires’ proprietary platform tyre material technology, has been used to develop a tyre that achieves the superior driving and environmental performance demanded by the new

Yokohama extends Chelsea sponsorship

Yokohama has expanded its sponsorship with Chelsea Football Club to be a jersey shirt sleeve sponsor for the 2017–2018 season. The agreement expands on Yokohama’s ongoing official partnership with the current Premier League champions. In addition to the Yokohama Tyres logo that has been prominently featured across the chest of the Chelsea FC jersey, fort

Davanti Tyres signs deal with Everton Football Club

Davanti Tyres, a UK based, but internationally renowned tyre brand has entered into a commercial partnership with Everton Football Club, as its official tyre partner from 2017. A three-year commercial sponsorship deal has ben signed by Alan McTavish of Everton Football Club and Peter Cross, General Manager of Davanti Tyres at Goodison Park. Davanti Tyres was

Tyrecare introduces Bright XTB1200 truck wheel balancer

Workshop equipment specialists, Tyrecare has added the Bright XTB1200 truck wheel balancer, to its portfolio of workshop equipment for commercial vehicle applications. In addition to the popular range of truck and heavy plant tyre changers from Bright Technologies, the XTB1200 balancer allows customers to accurately balance wheel sizes from 12-30” diameter, extending the life of

TyreSafe urges motorists to check their tyres

TyreSafe, the UK tyre safety organisation, is reminding all drivers to check their tyres before they leave home, as the holiday season continues. Tyre-related incidents are one of the most common causes of breakdowns on the roads, leading to extensive delays and increasing the chances of incidents, yet many of these could be avoided if

Thumbs-up for the Crugen Premium KL33

The American not-for-profit consumer watchdog organisation Consumer Reports has awarded second place in its SUV tyre category to the Kumho Crugen Premium KL33. The commendation followed 12 months of testing by tyre experts acting on behalf of the organisation and is a clear recommendation to consumers to purchase the product. The tyre scored especially well

Haweka wheel alignment points to fast cost savings

For practically all transport operators, fuel consumption and tyre wear are a large part of their operating costs. If the truck wheels are misaligned it can have an adverse effect on both tyre wear and fuel consumption Correct wheel alignment claims to reduce tyre wear and extend tyre life by up to 25 per cent.

Kumho unveils latest mud-terrain 4×4 tyre

Kumho’s latest mud-terrain offering for 4×4 vehicles, the MT51 has been designed to fit below the company’s extreme off-road pattern, the well-established Road Venture MT KL71, and therefore combines great off-road capability with a very impressive level of on-road performance; not least first class braking on both gravel and tarmac. The MT51 achieves its notable

Hankook announces winner of Technical Excellence Award

Premium tyre manufacturer Hankook, has sponsored a key award at the Motor Transport Awards in London. The company sponsored the Motor Transport Technical Excellence Award which was presented to Tesco Distribution. Shortlisted companies also included Cemex UK and The Cartwright Group. The award, sponsored by Hankook, was presented to Tesco Distribution by Brett Emerson, Hankook

Davanti Tyres secures further expansion into the European tyre market

Davanti Tyres has secured further European expansion as part of its fast-paced global development strategy in signing an exclusive country-wide distribution partnership deal with Tyres Italia SRL. With Davanti Tyres offering it’s new 2017 Wintoura tyre range coupled with its extensive summer tyre portfolio, Davanti Tyres is now well positioned for the requirements of the

Goodyear UK signs three-year title sponsorship deal

Goodyear UK began a new three-year sponsorship of the British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC), at the latest round of racing that took place during the inaugural Convoy in the Park at Donington Park last weekend. The fifth round of the championship was be one of the major attractions at the event, and was again a