ContiLogger: Continental Consults its OTR Customers Using Tyre and Vehicle Telemetry

The ContiLogger service concept allows Continental to consult its off-the-road (OTR) customers using on-site study as well as tyre and vehicle driving parameters Service concept enables users to cut operating costs and improves applications Advanced version of ContiLogger Live will offer remote service and consultancy for customers Continental is taking yet another stride toward providing […]

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Increased winter speed performance from Pirelli

Whilst at the Geneva Motor show earlier this month. SA Treads spoke with Pirelli’s Matteo Battani – Head of Strategic Marketing about the various innovative developments at the brand including their new P Zero winter tire pattern which is claimed to be the very first of its kind to incorporate the proven performance of a […]

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Six new patterns and the launch of ‘Hobby Tyres’ by Yokohama

As  a seasoned exhibitor at the Geneva Motor Show, Yokohama were using this year’s event to explain their visionary mid-term strategy which is known as ‘Grand Design 2020’ and consists of three main areas. SA Treads spoke with David Oliva – Manager of the PCR Product Planning and Marketing Department who explained that these objectives […]

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Michelin return to Geneva Motor Show

Michelin has not supported the Geneva Motor Show for the past few years but returned for this year’s event and when SA Treads spoke with Pierre Chaput – Tire Designer and Development Engineer along with Cyrille Roget – Group Technical and Scientific Communications Director on their stand they stated that Michelin had stayed away from […]

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Public debut of new Goodyear Eagle F1 SuperSport range at the Geneva International Motor Show 2019

Goodyear SuperSport range are race-inspired tyres, which can be used on and off track Caters to growing Ultra Ultra High Performance (UUHP) segment After their announcement late last year, Goodyear is now presenting its flagship performance tyres at the Geneva International Motor Show 2019. Attendees of the motor show will be able to witness the […]

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The Goodyear AERO – A Concept Tyre for Autonomous, Flying Cars

Goodyear introduces its latest concept tyre at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show The Goodyear AERO concept is a two-in-one tyre designed for the autonomous, flying cars of the future. This concept would work both as a tyre for driving on the road and a “propeller” for flying through the sky. “For over 120 years […]

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Cooper Tire Europe expand into the All-Season market

Cooper is the very latest major tyre brand to introduce an all-season pattern to its product portfolio in Europe with the recent launch of the all-new Discoverer All Season tyre range. Cooper Tire Europe are promoting the tyre as being specially designed to deliver reliable traction in unpredictable weather all year round. The Discoverer All-Season […]

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Festival of Motoring is a four-day extravaganza!

Due to three years of increased growth, the 4th annual Festival of Motoring has moved from three days of motoring passion to a four-day extravaganza! The 4th annual Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank, returns to the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit from 22-25 August 2019. The Festival of Motoring, organised by Messe Frankfurt, is the […]

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Vredestein to launch new Traxion range for small tractors

Netherlands based Vredestein intend to make a spectacular impact at the forthcoming Paris International Agribusiness Show (SIMA) in France at the end of February with the introduction of its latest Traxion tractor tyres and will be showcasing their new Traxion 65/70 pattern for compact tractors. Also on display will be the latest sizes in the […]

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