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Bus tyre designed to combat slush build-up

Nokian has received an industry press award for its heavy duty tyre with special features for city buses to help prevent the build-up of slush and snow. The new “Nokian Hakka Truck Drive” all-season tyre for buses by Nokian Heavy …

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German summer tests for tyre performance

Nokian tyres gains positive results in tests carried out on summer tyres from German speaking motoring organisations and automotive publications. According to a recent assessment made by the German automobile club, ADAC, the latest Nokian Line summer tyre designed for …

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Summer tyres with acquaplaning protection

Nokian has released a new range of summer tyres rated as class A for wet grip and fuel efficiency and featuring technology for acquaplaning prevention. Nokian has introduced the class AA eLine 2 summer tyre with label class A for …

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Electric vehicle winter tyre gains award

The Hakkapeliitta R2 winter tyre from Nokian for the BMW i3 electric vehicle has taken the 2016 tyre technology of the year award for its innovative design. Nokian Tyres has won the “tyre technology of the year 2016” award with …

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All-weather tyre wins press accolade

French L’argus has published the results of successful testing on the Nokian Weatherproof all season tyre in dry, wet and snowy conditions. Based on tests performed on all-season tyres by the French motoring magazine, L’argus, the Nokian Weatherproof demonstrated good …

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Tyre groove design minimises aquaplaning

Innovative design features on the Nokian iLine range of tyres provides improved grip on flooded roads and lower rolling resistance with reduced noise. Tyre manufacturer Nokian has released the iLine series of summer tyres for small and medium sized cars, …

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All weather tyre range reduces braking distances

The eLine 2 summer tyre from Nokian Tyres has been designed to provide comfort and improved fuel consumption whilst offering improved braking performance. Nokian Tyres has released the eLine 2 summer tyre for reliable performance under in all weather conditions, …

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Sidewall strengthening compound introduced to tyre range

Both winter and summer tyres from Nokian will includ Aramid Sidewall Technology for providing extra strength and reducing the likelihood of tyre wall impact damage. Nokian Tyres is increasing the use of its Aramid Sidewall Technology in off-road vehicle tyres …

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Mid-season winter tyre check recommendations

Nokian provides a guide to checking winter tyres for safe operation and recommends a mid-season repositioning between front and rear axles. Despite many drivers being aware that a tyre’s tread depth will significantly affect driving safety, few of them actually …

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Russian tyre market to top 6 billion dollars this year

The high demand for replacement tyres in the Russian market is examined in a new report forecasting requirements for the next 5 years. Replacement tyres rather than new car manufacturing has dominated the demand for tyres in the Russian market …

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