Taking an original approach to road safety, the Michelin Group has organised a competition for young drivers on Facebook. The main victims of road accidents, young people are twice as likely to be involved in accidents as older, more experienced drivers. Every year on average, nearly 5,000 young people aged 18 to 24 are killed
Falken is backing young talent in motorsport through a new sponsorship and support scheme that will enable drivers access to subsidised and free tyres.
Michelin has created a free downloadable guide advising farmers and contractors on how they can better protect their soil. The easy-to-follow booklet entitled: ‘Protect Your Soil’ offers a range of useful hints and tips from determining the different types of soil to ways to prevent soil damage by compaction.
The Conti360° Fleet Services tyre management system was launched three years ago and continues to go from strength to strength. A growing number of haulage companies throughout Europe are making use of Continental’s all-round tyre services.
With the recent launch of the ST:01 Neverending Energy line, Pirelli has completed the 01 Series: its advanced range of tyres for commercial vehicles that guarantees respect for the environment, safety and cost efficiency. The 01 Series takes in the ‘R’ segment (medium to long range), ‘W’ (winter tyres), ‘H’ (long range) and ‘G’ (for
With schoolchildren to football stars numbering amongst the 850,000 people who travel each year on its 40-strong bus and coach fleet, passenger safety is paramount at leading Berkshire coach company Stewarts Coaches.
One of the UK’s largest bus and coach operators, Go-Ahead has extended its Michelin contract for three years following a competitive tender for its bus and coach tyre business.
Bridgestone has introduced the Blizzak LM-80 EVO, an upgraded version of its premium SUV winter tyre that won top spot in three leading tyre tests in 2012.
Apollo Vredestein introduced its latest Ultra High Performance tyre, the Ultrac Vorti R, at the Geneva Motor Show last week.
Bridgestone Europe has launched its new website for the drivers of cars, SUVs, 4x4s and vans – aimed at giving drivers a fresh, attractive, user-friendly and engaging experience. Currently available in English, additional versions in French, German, Italian and Spanish will follow in April with others to arrive in the coming months.
About 100 days have passed since the introduction of the new EU tyre label legislation in November 2012, affecting millions of tyres sold in Europe. Goodyear Dunlop Europe,reflected on its experience of the new legislation at a press conference at the Geneva Motor Show last week.