Hankook Tire has been selected as a finalist in the automotive and transportation category at the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2019 for its concept tyres Hexonic and HLS-23.
Tyres from two Falken series have been chosen as original equipment for the new Toyota Corolla models,
This weekend, August 31 and September 1, the Most circuit in the Czech Republic will be the scene of the fifth round of one of the largest and most impressive challenging racing series in the world; the FIA European Truck Racing Championship (ETRC).
Bridgestone has announced that on July 5 this year, it won its design patent infringement lawsuit against Chinese tyre manufacturers Guangzhou South China Tire & Rubber Co. and Wanli Tire.
Unveiled in July, the new Michelin X Tweel SSL 2 – the airless tyre solution for skid steers – features a completely new wheel developed and manufactured by GKN Wheels.
Goodyear has revealed its tyre specifications for the 2019/2020 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) opening round at Silverstone. The race, on September 1, marks Goodyear’s global racing comeback and the tyre company has developed four all-new tyre specifications to begin the eight round WEC season.
Sony has selected Michelin as official tyre technology partner for its Playstation game, Gran Turismo.
Off-roading magazine, Land Rover Monthly, has named Davanti’s Terratoura all-terrain tyre in its top 10 tyres for 2019 – edging out some of the biggest names in the off-road market. Only six of the top 10 tyres were all-terrain.
Nexen Tire opened its new European manufacturing and distributing plant in Zatec, Czech Republic today, August 28. The $1b plant is a big part of the South Korean firm’s “new wave for the future global expansion strategy”.
Continental is set to showcase technologies for the safe, clean and connected mobility of the future at the IAA 2019. Continental will be presenting its fully integrated axle drive for electric cars – a global innovation that the company will supply to customers in Europe and China and for which production is scheduled to start this year.
The Pirelli P Zero tyre has beaten all its leading rivals in an important ultra high performance tyre test organised by evo magazine.