The RX2 International Series presented by Cooper Tires has officially unveiled its 2019 calendar, building upon the burgeoning success of its first two seasons with five returning venues, a legendary Formula One track and an exciting new curtain-raiser.
The Cooper-supported FIA World Rallycross Championship hosted its season finale on the African continent, for the second consecutive year, with Oliver Eriksson crowned the 2018 RX2 International Series presented by Cooper Tires champion.
Ulrik Linnemann fought back to take a famous RallyX Nordic (presented by Cooper Tires) victory at Nysum in front of his home supporters after prevailing in a thrilling wet Supercar final over Oliver Eriksson. The Danish driver – making his RallyX Nordic debut this weekend – initially finished second on the road to Eriksson but when the Olsbergs MSE
RallyX Nordic has agreed a new long-term agreement with Cooper Tires to provide title sponsorship for the championship. The multi-year partnership will see the series become known as RallyX Nordic presented by Cooper Tires. RallyX Nordic has enjoyed a long-standing association with Cooper Tires in its role as official tyre supplier in the Supercar and Supercar
For the fifth consecutive season, Cooper Tire Europe is the Official Tyre Supplier and Associate Partner to the FIA World Rallycross Championship, supplying bespoke World RX tyres to all teams. Last season, RFID (radio frequency identification) technology was incorporated – for the first time – into the tyres, streamlining the pre-race registration and post-race identification
Cooper Tire Europe’s rugged Discoverer A/T3 Sport tyres took their place in the limelight at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, as part of the Chelsea Truck Company’s stand. The 88th Geneva Motor Show ran from 8-18 March and placed the Cooper brand in front of nearly 700,000 visitors and more than 10,000 of the world’s media.
Cooper Tire Europe will showcase its acclaimed SUV and 4×4 product range at this year’s Geneva Motor Show (March 8-18), exhibiting alongside bespoke 4×4 design firm the Chelsea Truck Company at stand 1141. The Chelsea Truck Company’s all-terrain Civilian 6×6 is set to be showcased for the first time, fitted with Cooper’s Discoverer A/T3 Sport rubber (275/70R18). Meanwhile,
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd. has appointed Michael Lutz as General Manager for the German, Swiss and Austrian region (DACH). He is based at Cooper’s sales office in Dreieich, Germany and will report to Jaap van Wessum, Sales Director – Europe Tire Operations. Lutz brings decades of experience to Cooper through his more
Cooper Tire’s high performance Zeon CS8 passenger car tyre in size 205/60R16 92V has been selected as original equipment (OE) on the new Volkswagen T-Roc compact SUV, sold throughout Europe. The T-Roc is produced at Volkswagen’s Autoeuropa factory in Palmela, Portugal. This marks the first Cooper tyre to be specified as an OE fitment for