Refrigerated road transport operator Frigospeed has achieved a 55 pe cent increase in mileage with Continental tyres. The company is steadily replacing all its tyres with Continentals following the success of its two-year Continental HSR2 trial, with company owner Tom Buckley determined to stay with the brand for the long-term. With the majority of its
Shandong Linglong Tyre Company, one of China’s leading tyre producers, has recently confirmed that 18 of its Linglong and Leao brand truck tyres have gained EPA SmartWay verification in the United States for low rolling resistance. The verified tyres include steer, drive and trailer axle applications.
Goodyear Dunlop is launching PrecurePro, a development of its precure retreading program for commercial vehicle tires, covering all aspects of the precure commercial vehicle tire retreading business. It offers a professional and wide range of benefits and opportunities to both retreading partners and fleets.
The Black Economy within the Irish motor industry is being unwittingly pump primed, by the Department of Social Protection. TyreTrade.ie has learned that the Department of Social Protection is purchasing workshop equipment (workshops lifts, compressors, tyre changers, wheel balancers etc.), for social welfare recipients (all non-nationals) to help set them up in business in direct
The Irish Tyre Industry Association (ITIA) Annual Golf Outing returns to Rathsallagh Golf Club, Dunlavin , Co. Wicklow on Thursday, May 9. Following the success of last year’s outing, the ITIA has chosed the stunning Co. Wicklow Golf Club for the second successive year.
Eric Vigouroux and co-pilot Alex Winocq are taking part in the Dakar Rally in a brand new Toyo Tires equipped Chevrolet prototype truck. The announcement comes on the back of two wins from two Rally Raids in 2012, including the recent Rally of Morocco. With their 2 wheel drive truck leading home all the 4
The Carlow Car Club Sprint took place at Mondello Park in Co. Kildare on December 27 Eddie Power, in his Toyota Corolla WRC, finished first, and was followed home in second place by Graham Kelly, in a Ford Escort G4, with Ian Gunning taking third place in a Fird Escort Mk2.