Benjamin Hübner is the new product line manager agricultural tyres at Continental Commercial Specialty Tyres.
The Continental SportContact 6 has secured an ‘exemplary’ rating on AutoBild Sportscars’ annual summer tyre test.
Robert (Bob) Lee will take over as the new president of Continental North America. He succeeds Jeff Klei, who will retire after serving more than 30 years in the industry.
Continental TractorMaster tyres have been judged the most efficient in a European tyre performance review. The review was carried out by the German agricultural society Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft (DLG)
Extreme winter weather has left fields extremely wet or waterlogged. Using heavy machinery in wet conditions increases the risk of soil compaction so farmers are being advised to adjust tyre pressures or risk causing irreparable damage.
Building on a hugely popular series last year, the 2020 Continental Tyres National Adventure Race Series was launched this week with some exciting additions for the year ahead.
Japanese construction, mining, forestry and military equipment manufacturer Komatsu has approved Continental’s EM-Master tyres as original equipment fitment for its Dash 8 wheel loader series.
In their most recent published tests, the German, Austrian and Swiss automobile clubs – ADAC, ÖAMTC and TCS – put 225/40 R18 and 235/55 R17 summer tyres through their paces.
Continental and Kordsa, a global reinforcer, predominantly serving the tyre industry, announced today that the series production of the first of 250,000 passenger car tyres featuring their new sustainable adhesive technology began in 2019.
In the future, ContiSeal sealing technology will also feature in Continental van tyres. ContiSeal reliably seals smaller holes in the tyre tread – with a diameter of up to five millimetres – with no loss of tyre pressure.
Continental has continued its successful range of ultra high-performance (UHP) summer tyres with the launch of the SportContact 6.