Tag Archives: Tyres

Tyre checks vital to keep scooter commuters safe

Tyre safety organisation is reminding scooter riders of the need to perform regular tyre checks to stay safe on daily commutes. With the Motorcycle Industry Association’s (MCIA) Ride to Work Week at full throttle, TyreSafe is reminding scooter commuters to …

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Fibre reinforced sidewalls improve tyre strength

Nokian Tyres is extending the use of its Aramid sidewall material technology beyond 4×4 vehicles to other classes of tyre. Careless parking or hitting a pothole may severely damage a tyre. Sharp crushed stone may also damage the tyre and …

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IAM tips on driving in the rain

With rain on the way, the UK IAM is providing advice to drivers on how to cope with the deluge. With torrential downpours in some parts of the UK having already been witnessed this September, IAM RoadSmart’s head of driving …

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Three questions that might save your life

Automotive industry giants appeal to new car buyers attending the London Motor Show to put safety at the top of their agenda with three crucial questions. Thatcham Research, Bosch, Continental and ZF TRW are attending the London Motor Show this …

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Fleet efficiency drives change in tyre choices

Michelin has found that replacement tyre choices in the UK in the freight industry are shifting in a bid to gain efficiency benefits. Demand for replacement HGV tyres in the UK is continuing to show a steady shift towards a …

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Summer safety advice to motorcyclists

US insurance company offers advice on taking to two wheels safely as the start of the motorcycling season gets underway in America. As the month of May gets underway and the USA sees it as “Motorcycle Safety Month”, insurance company …

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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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UK tyre market forecast to 2021

Report highlights the opportunities within the market for tyres within the UK for the next five years. Research and Markets has released a new report examining the forecast and opportunities within the market for tyres in the UK, with tyre …

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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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