Goodyear140513   Dunlop140513   KRT button  Bridgestone  rema_tiptop  teamsys_an   dalytyres17

Brands Archive

Chicago Pneumatic publishes new brochure and blogs

Chicago Pneumatic is making it easier than ever before for mechanics, vehicle service professionals and tyre shop managers to make the right tool selection, ultimately helping them to enhance operator wellbeing as well as improve productivity. The tools specialist has published a series of new materials – including a new brochure and blogs – aimed

TEAM Systems confirmed as Tyre Trade Awards sponsor

TEAM Systems, a Compilator company has been confirmed as the title sponsor of the Tyre Trade Awards 2019, which will be announced at the Irish Auto Trade Awards, at Citywest Hotel and Exhibition Centre, Dublin on Saturday Night, October 20. The Tyre Trade Awards encompass the Tyre Manufacturer of the Year, Tyre Distributor of the

Irish tyre fitters first to complete Michelin course

Two Irish tyre fitters, David Potts from A One Tyres in Dromore, Co. Down and Matthew Frazer from Carryduff Tyre Centre, also in Co. Down, have become the first to complete Michelin’s new Licensed Retail Tyre Technician course. They were part of a group of 16 technicians from the UK and Ireland who undertook the two-day course

BKT celebrates 10 years of Earthmax tyre range

BKT is celebrating 10 years of its milestone Earthmax tyre range. First launched in 2008, Earthmax is BKT’s extensive range of All Steel radial OTR tyres designed to withstand even the harshest operating conditions in quarries, mines and construction sites. Enhanced by the common feature of a strong All Steel structure conferring the tyre casing

BFGoodrich launches new Mud-Terrain T/A® KM3

BFGoodrich Tires has introduced the Mud-Terrain T/A KM3, its next-generation off-road tyre for extreme conditions. Long known as the leading brand for hard-core off-road enthusiasts, BFGoodrich has introduced technologies into the new tyre that further improve climbing, traction and toughness in the mud and over rock. Showcasing the latest innovation in BFGoodrich’s 40-year history of

EPO awards two Michelin researchers

The European Patent Office (EPO) has awarded two Michelin researchers with the European inventor award 2018 in the industry category Agnès Poulbot and Jacques Barraud, who work for Michelin developed an auto-regenerating tyre that increases tyre durability and performance and significantly decreases fuel consumption and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. The design saves around 3 tonnes of

Semperit set to close Chinese belt production plant

Semperit AG is set to close a plant in Shangdong province, China that produces conveyor belts. The plant, which employs 120 people, with a turnover of €15 million, is being closed as part of ongoing restructuring in China, the company has confirmed. The decision to terminate production at the Sempertrans production site Best (ShanDong) Belting

A rewarding platform for serious business at Enjoy

Enjoy Tyre recently supported Tire Cologne Show, which it says was a perfect stage to further enhance its constantly expanding corporate influence in Europe with its popular private brands – Rotalla and Routeway. Rob Henderson, General Manager at Enjoy pointed out that one of the company’s main priorities at the event was to meet and

Technicians complete Michelin’s new Licensed Retail Tyre Technician course

Eight technicians representing Michelin Auto Professional dealers across the UK and Ireland have become the first to complete Michelin’s new Licensed Retail Tyre Technician course – with a further eight scheduled to take part in July. The group of 16 are undertaking the two-day course as part of Michelin’s Tyre Academy 2018 – a series

James Roe Junior named Young Racing Driver of the Month for April

James Roe Junior from Sallins, Co Kildare, has been selected as the Young Racing Driver of the Month for April. The 19 year-old finished third and sixth in his two races at the season opener in the American F2000 series at Road Atlanta, despite several problems during the weekend. He has since gone on to

Rathcormac Tyres appointed exclusive distributors of Taurus Agri tyres

Michelin has appointed Rathcormac Tyres in Cork as the exclusive distributors of Taurus Agri tyres for the whole of Ireland . Chris Eakin, Michelin Agricultural Account Manager for Ireland commented: “It is great to see the Taurus brand firmly back in the Irish Market under the distributorship of Pat Whelan and his team at Rathcormac