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Nexen Tire and Mubadala Investment Company Sign Memorandum of Understanding

25 NexenTire MubadalaInvestmentCo• Abu Dhabi strategic investment fund to make equity investment and explore opportunities.

• Nexen Tire to accelerate business expansion with new strategic partnership.

Falken Tyres becomes Liverpool FC partner

24 FalkenTyres LiverpoolLiverpool FC has a new global partner and official tyre partner. Following the end of its arrangement with Maxxis, which began in 2009 and concluded at the end of the 2016/17 season, the club has entered into a multi-year collaboration with Falken Tyre.

Apollo Tyres is now a full range player in Sri Lanka

19 apollo 2599Introduces its two-wheeler tyres in the island nation

Impressive 2016 Sustainability Report from Bridgestone

18 BridgestoneBridgestone has released its Sustainability Report for 2016 which states that last year its tyres' rolling resistance was on average 13 per cent lower than in 2005.

Davanti appoints PR & Media Manager as part of future growth plans

14 Holly WoodDavanti Tyre has announced the recent appointment of Ms Holly Wood (31) as their new In-House PR & Media Manager as the next step in the company's ongoing growth momentum of the brand and part of a proposed increased management team at their recently opened, state-of-the-art headquarters in the North West of England.

Davanti Tyres now distributing into Latin America

12 Peter PanamaFollowing significant sales growth across Europe, UK based Davanti Tyres have now progressed into the Latin American region after only 4 years since being formed.

Aging tyres are dangerous... So let's do something about it?

11 oldtyreskill tyredThe question of safety on our roads has always been considered a major issue and yet still tyres remain a product of concerning neglect from both dealers and drivers.

Continental PremiumContact 6 dominates international tests

10 continental-premiumcontact-6• New PremiumContact 6 wins German Autobild summer tyre test
• Best performer in comparative test conducted by Swedish magazine Vi Bilägare
• Winner of test performed by Quattroruote in Italy
• PremiumContact 6 delivers exceptional braking, handling, comfort and mileage

Vipal participates in the 7th Technical Conference of the Spanish Association of Retreaders

7 Frederico Schmidt VipalThe event held in June brought together local customers and served to reinforce the strategic role of the company within the European tyre retread market

Kumho Tire Creditors Continue to Seek Brand Rights for Doublestar

4 kumho-tiresKumho Tire Co. could be headed toward bankruptcy court if Kumho Asiana Group doesn't give Qingdao Doublestar trademark rights for Kumho Tire, The Korean Herald reports.

Correction Made to Indian OTR Duty Order to Exclude BKT

3 India FlagThe International Trade Commission and Department of Commerce have issued a correction to its anti-dumping duty order on certain new pneumatic off-the-road tires from India to explain that Balkrishna Industries Limited (BKT) is partially excluded from the anti-dumping duty order, according to the Federal Register.

Kumho Europe extends it 4x4 mud-terrain range

30 MT51Kumho Tire has introduced its latest mud-terrain 4x4 tyre for Europe – the Road Venture MT 51 which becomes a back-up in the company's product portfolio to their most extreme off-road pattern – the Road Venture MT KL 71.

Continental introduce new TractorMaster speciality tyre size

29 TractorMasterContinental's Commercial Speciality Tyres Division has recently expanded its terminal tyre portfolio with a new TractorMaster size option which is now available in size 280/75 22.5.

Vipal launches new website targeting the European market

28 vipal euVipal Europe receives a platform to strengthen and spread its reach in the tyre retreading market, with product tips and a full catalog of certified tread designs.

Sava launch new winter SUV pattern

23 sava-eskimoA new SUV winter tyre – the Eskimo SUV 2 has been added to the Sava range

A groundbreaking development for the mobile tire market from Delticom

21 Delticom 0043It would be correct to say that Europe currently stages a lot of professional tire and automotive shows and that the recent Autopromotec 2017 exhibition in Bologna, Italy is considered one of the most popular events that attracts exhibitors and visitors from around the world.

Firestone launches the new Roadhawk

20 Firestone RoadhawkFrom its European headquarters in Belgium, Firestone has announced the launch of its new Roadhawk tyre which been specifically produced as a direct result of market research feedback from over 1000 independent European drivers.

Moving forward in style! – Davanti continue to expand in Europe

15 Davanti Autopromotec 2017Having launched the brand at Autopromotec 2015, UK based Davanti returned to this year's event having progressed significantly over the past two years.

A price rise at Bridgestone Europe

13 BridgestoneBridgestone Europe has announced that with effect from July it will be increasing all prices on car, van and SUV tyres by an average of three per cent.

Online giant eBay starts tyre fitting services in Germany

3 tyre-fittingMultinational e-commerce giant, eBay Inc have rolled out tyre fitting in its portfolio of automotive services in certain markets May onwards.

Apollo Tyres net sales up 11% year-on-year

8 ApolloBoard recommends dividend of 300%

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