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Welsh pairing wins the Ulster Rally

Matt Edwards and Darren Garrod continued their excellent run of form as the Welsh pairing won the John Mulholland Motors Ulster Rally at the weekend, August 17-18. The M-Sport crew mastered the mixed conditions to win three events from three this season to firmly cement their place at the top of the Prestone MSA British

Win a 171 piece socket set from Laser Tools

Win a 171 piece socket set from Laser Tools Registration is now open for this year’s AutoTrade EXPO at Citywest Hotel & Exhibition Centre, Dublin, October 20-21. To celebrate, we are running a Free Competition and all you have to do is simply register to attend the AutoTrade EXPO. Registration is of course free. All

Goodyear demonstrates intelligent tyre prototype on the road

At the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, Goodyear showcased the latest advances to its intelligent tyre prototype, a complete tyre information system that includes a tyre, sensors and cloud-based algorithms that all work together to communicate in real-time with fleet operators via a mobile app. “As shared mobility continues to grow in popularity, we are

Continental recognized by Forbes as one of the best employers for women

Continental was recently named one of The Best Employers for Women by Forbes magazine. One of just seven automotive companies on the prestigious list, the recognition can be attributed to Continental’s focus on initiatives serving both employees and their families, as well as career development. “Creating an environment that consistently delivers envelope-pushing technology for intelligent,

Bridgestone to premiere new offerings at IAA

At IAA 2018, Bridgestone says it will premiere new cutting-edge offerings complementing its premium range of tyres and mobility solutions. This year’s IAA will see Bridgestone introduce its new generation of Ecopia tyres for truck and bus. Developed and tested in partnership with Bridgestone’s fleet customers across Europe, this new Ecopia range will lower fleets’

Marangoni GRP launches India’s first Ringtread franchisee at Cochin

Marangoni GRP Private Limited (MGPL), the JV company active in the commercial vehicle retreading sector in India, has launched its first full service Ringtread franchisee in India at Cochin, Kerala – Autobahn retreading – part of Autobahn Trucking Corporation Ltd. The retreading workshop was inaugurated by Mr. Giuseppe Marangoni, Vice President, Marangoni Group and Mr.

Finnegan Equipment Solutions launches new website

Finnegan Equipment Solutions (FES) has launched a new user friendly website at, which showcases the company’s wide range of Josam wheel alignment equipment. Finnegan Equipment Solutions is the sales and distribution partner for Josam throughout the island of Ireland and will showcase multiple products at the AutoTrade EXPO, Citywest Hotel and Exhibition Centre, Dublin,

Schrader to show new sensor and retrofit kit at Automechanika

This year is the 25th edition of Automechanika Frankfurt and Schrader, the automotive aftermarket brand of Sensata Technologies, is attending the show from September 11-15. During these five days, visitors will have the chance to meet Schrader sales, technical and engineering experts who are ready to answer any TPMS (tyre pressure monitoring systems) related questions

Hankook Tire awarded Corporate Social Responsibility Award

Global tyre maker Hankook Tire has received the Corporate Social Responsibility Award from the global auto brand Groupe Renault at its Supplier Award ceremony. Groupe Renault holds the Supplier Award ceremony annually to award its global partners for their most notable value. This year, it awarded 12 enterprises in five sectors: Best Service, Design, Innovation,

Michelin reports low accidental damage claims

Two years after launching its accidental tyre damage guarantee for its bus, coach and truck tyre ranges, Michelin has reported just 1,391 eligible claims for damage from nearly 250,000 tyres sold in Ireland and the UK – a claim rate of just 0.59 per cent, which it says highlights its product quality. Under the scheme

Philip White Tyres dealers are key for Mitas and Cultor brands

Philip White Tyres (PWT) is celebrating its long association with Mitas and Cultor tractor tyres by expanding its key dealer network on the island of Ireland, and increasing the level of support it offers its valued dealers. “The Mitas and Cultor products have proven to be excellent over the past number of years, and the