Team Nexen drivers Alan Sinnot from Ireland, Luke Fink, Australia, and Lluis Lopez, Spain joined a host of European drivers at the Drift Allstars Europe season opening event in Birmingham at the weekend where Team Nexen threw down the gauntlet to their competitors with an impressive 1-2 victory.
Infinity Tyres has unveiled to new tyres to add to its growing range, the Ecomax and Ecosis.
Pirelli has completed the first testing phase of Cyber Fleet: the system that transmits tyre data in real time to drivers and fleet managers using electronic sensors and telemetry.
Bridgestone has unveiled two new truck tyres, the Ecopia H-Steer 001, and Ecopia H-Drive 001, which it claims are the most ecological and economical truck tyres that the manufacturer has ever developed.
Falken Tyres is set to supply OEM factory fit tyres to the Volkswagen Up! city car. Volkswagen is the first European automobile manufacturer to commit to Falken’s high performance products and specify the Japanese tyre producer as an OEM supplier.
The Bridgestone tyre manufacturing plant in Bari, Italy, celebrated 50 years of operations with an open day for employees and more than 700 attendees on May 1.
Interstate Tire is poised to unveil two new winter tyres this week.
GT Radial is set to unveil two new car tyres, including a flagship product for the ultra high performance sector this week.
Falken is poised to unveil its latest high performance tyre – the Azenis FK453
Over 110,000 people attended the Bavaria City Racing Dublin motorsport demonstration Juneon Sunday despite a unseasonably cold downpour in the capital. The event successfully transformed Dublin City centre into a spectacular race track providing the citizens of Dublin with five full hours of free non-stop entertainment.
Bridgestone Ireland is advising all outlets involved in tyre retailing that will have certain obligations at the point of sale, when the new tyre labelling regulations come into force on November 1.