The old adage of “You get what you pay for” has certainly come true for Fegan Transport Ltd, the general haulage company based in County Down.
Norwegians Knut Wilthil (52) and Hanrik Borchegrevink (42) have set a new fuel saving record driving a Ford Mondeo on Continental ContiEcoContact 5 summer tyres.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company today announced a development that could help consumers and the environment by reducing the amount of petroleum-based oil used in tyres, while at the same time, extending tread life.
Italian tyre manufacturer Pirelli has been honoured as Porsche AG’s supplier of the year award for 2011.
Dunlop has increased the speed rating of its very popular mobile crane tyre to meet customer requests. The Dunlop 445/95R25 SP ER50 tyre is specifically designed for all-terrain cranes. These vehicles often travel long distances by road so operators require tyres that reliably allow the highest speeds possible. The new version of the SP ER50
Goodyear Dunlop Ireland is warning motorists not to be tempted into fitting part worn tyres on their cars.
Interstate’s new special winter tyre for small commercial vehicles, vans and motor homes, the Winter Van IW-ST is a combination of uncompromised grip and exceptional durability.
Having played a lead role in the rapid expansion of GT Radial and Primewell in European truck and bus markets, Peter Foulkes has been promoted to Marketing Director Europe – Commercial Tires at GiTi Tire.
Continental Tyres Ireland is warning motorists on the false economy of fitting part worn tyres.
Second hand tyre sales are a symptom of the current economic climate according to Bridgestone Ireland. “They will probably disappear when the economy’s recovery speeds up,” a spokesman said.
Continental has appointed Steve Howat as General Manager of its established Technical Services division, UK and Ireland. Howat replaces respected industry expert Roger Sanders, who is retiring this year after nearly 30 years’ service with the company.