Continental has debuted its ContiPressureCheck tyre pressure monitoring system for commercial vehicles in Europe at the 64th IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hanover, Germany
The ‘big freeze’ of 2011 was a wake-up call for most of Ireland’s motorists who, after decades of relatively mild winters, had grown accustomed to running ‘summer’ rubber all the year round. They learnt the hard way that the traction and braking performance of such tyres falls away exponentially at anything below 7 deg C
Goodyear has launched an upgraded version of its free Road Safety App for iPhone and Android by including additional languages to support an increasing number of holiday makers taking to the road in September and October.
Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo victory at Sunday’s San Marino and Rimini Grand Prix at Misano marked the hundredth time Bridgestone tyres have equipped a MotoGP winning machine.
In view of the strict Euro 6 emission standards coming in 2014, economy will continue to be among the top specifications for future truck generations. Since tyres can make a decisive contribution in this area, Continental has produced an innovative tyre design study, the EcoPlus S, for the Concept S vehicle from its development partner
Continental is establishing a new retread plant for truck and bus tyres as well as a facility to recycle rubber from used tyres at its headquarters in Hanover, Germany.
Continental is set to launch a new generation of tyres at the 64th IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hanover, Germany this week.
The Pirelli P Zero has won Evo magazine’s annual tyre test, after going up against all of its key rivals in a series of challenges.
Continental’s website now features a comprehensive overview of the new EU tyre label legislation, its background and targets, as well as information on how to read the label, its implications for different industry sectors and importantly, its relationship to lowering the cost of driving.
Michelin is reminding motorists that new European tyre labelling regulations will come into force from 1 November next.
Kumho Tyre UK is to appoint a new Sales Director for the UK and Ireland, following the departure of Matt Smith who had most ably filled that role for the last seven years. Members of senior management will take over his responsibilities until a successor is in place.