Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV fitted on Audi e-tron in San Francisco

Goodyear ultra-high performing tyres are chosen for Audi’s first ever electric SUV Brussels, 18 September 2018 – Audi revealed its e-tron earlier today, which is the first fully electric SUV to be commercialised by the German car manufacturer. Goodyear has supplied this groundbreaking model with its Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV tyres in 265/45R21 SUV […]

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Bridgestone to Invest $32 Million in Hungarian Plant

Bridgestone Corp. announced that it will invest 9.2 billion forint ($32 million) in its plant in Tatabánya, Hungary. The investment will provide a new 10,000-square-meter warehouse for the site, which will help increase the plant capacity to produce 7.2 million tires per year by 2020.  The Hungarian Government is also providing 826 million forints (almost […]

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John Bean Releases Heavy Duty Wheel Balancing System

John Bean has introduced the 9800 Heavy Duty Wheel Balancing System designed for shops that perform multiple heavy-duty balancing jobs daily. “The new John Bean 9800 meets the heavy-duty wheel balancing needs of today’s shops, while exceeding their expectations,” said Kyle Harris, product manager for John Bean. “Featuring an intuitive user interface, the John Bean […]

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E-CUBE to take mobile tyre servicing to a new dynamic level at Automechanika 2018

The Automechanika Show held in Frankfurt, Germany next month in September will act as the groundbreaking platform for the future of the increasingly popular mobile tyre servicing as it moves in a new dynamic direction throughout the UK and Europe. Up till now a typical mobile tyre service unit will have a minimum of five, […]

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New Rotalla All-Season tyres to be launched in 2019

International Contract Tyre Manufacturer – Enjoy Tyre has announced they will be introducing their very first range of All-Season tyres at the beginning of 2019. The all-new all-season range from the company’s Private Brand – Rotalla will initially be introduced in two pattern designs with one being for the high performance/UHP market and the other […]

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Bridgestone appoints Ulf Harring as Chief Operating Officer EMEA

The mobility solutions leader is strengthening its position in EMEA in preparation for the future Bridgestone, the world’s number one tyre and rubber company[1], has announced that Ulf Harring will take on a new role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Europe, the Middle East and Africa effective 1 September. The Swedish national has extensive experience […]

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Michelin tyres to be 100% recycled by 2048

Michelin has announced ambitious plan to ensure that by 2048, all of its tyres will be manufactured using 80% sustainable materials and 100% of all tyres will be recycled. French tyre major announced Group’s 4R approach (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Renew), for a circular economy at Movin’On 2018 at Montreal. Michelin shared its new strategy […]

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Pirelli Joins United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund

Pirelli has become the first tire company to join the United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund, pledging a contribution of $600,000 (2018-’19) to help the fund in its efforts to make a significant impact in global road safety. At the same time, Filippo Bettini, the company’s chief sustainability and risk governance officer, was nominated to […]

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