The Maxxis AP2 all-season passenger car tyre has finished fourth in performance tests recently carried out by Auto Express. Maxxis scored an average of 95.4 per cent over a total of 14 disciplines, surpassing the score of comparative tyres from the likes of global giants Pirelli and Bridgestone. The Auto Express test assessed the tyres’
Recent tests carried out by the Norwegian motoring association, NAF (Norges Automobil-Forbund) have shown Maxxis Arctic Trekker tyres are some of the best in the world at overcoming the country’s challenging driving conditions.
AGCO, the manuufacturer has signed a four-year agreement with Mitas to supply Continental and Mitas-branded farm tyres to Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Valtra, Challenger and Laverda branded tractors and combines for their plants in Germany, Finland, France and Italy starting in 2013.
Maxxis returns to Autosport International at Birmingham’s NEC (10-13 January, 2013) where it will be showing off its latest products and highlighting the brand’s highly successful motorsport links – not least with an adrenaline-pumping drift demonstration by Team Japspeed, winners of the constructor’s title in the 2012 Maxxis British Drift Championship.
Joining the ranks of other major tyre companies, Maxxis International, has constructed its own world-class proving ground. The company held the grand opening of the new site on November 16 in Kunshan City, near Shanghai in Jiangsu Province, China.
Maxxis ups the performance at top car shows As die-hard fans poured in their thousands through the gates of the UK’s biggest performance car shows and events tyre manufacturer Maxxis took centre stage, supported by its high flying sponsored drift outfit Team Japspeed and the ever-popular Maxxis Babes, who helped to spice up the action.
For the tenth consecutive year Maxxis features on Interbrand’s list of Taiwan’s top 20 global brands. Maxxis is ranked ninth on the 2012 list and has been listed among the top ten in this prestigious ranking since 2003, the first year that Interbrand published the list.