Goodyear has named Pravesh Amtha as its new sales general manager consumer UK and Ireland. He will head the company’s consumer sales within the region, and will be tasked with looking after Goodyear’s legal entity within the country.
Hankook Tire has been named as original equipment supplier for the new Audi Q8. Three different tyres from Hankook are set to be used for the four-door SUV Coupé
At this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA), Continental presented Conti C.A.R.E. (Connected. Autonomous. Reliable. Electrified.), which stands for the fine-tuned networking of wheel and tyre technology and the manageability of the desired performance characteristics.
Falken’s Runflat version of its popular winter tyre, the Eurowinter HS01, will be available for the coming season, along with an expanded range of sizes in winter and all-season tyres, providing safety and performance throughout the year.
The new season of the French league cup, known as the Coupe de la Ligue, of which OTR tyre maker BKT is the main sponsor, recently kicked-off.
The Michelin CrossClimate+ delivers a high level of performance and safety, for the whole life of the tyre, in all weather conditions.
Since the 1960s, Bridgestone Corporation has been an innovator in the field of off-the-road tyres, supplying a full range of products and providing worldwide service for mining, construction, highway service and port customers.
Tyre pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) are just one of the many technologies in the transport industry to benefit from digitalisation.
Goodyear has named Ryan Waldron vice president, Global Off-Highway Businesses, with responsibility for leading the company’s global aviation and global off-the-road (OTR) segments.
Tyre makers Michelin and Continental, along with agricultural software developer, Smag have created the smartphone app, Rubberway.
As part of a major research project to support wireless charging systems for electric vehicles, Bridgestone is working on the supply of electricity to in-wheel electric motors through tyres.