Kleber has launched a new generation of its Topker agricultural tyre range, featuring IF (improved flexion) technology for the first time. The Kleber Topker IF is specifically designed to improve grip, comfort and productivity for high horsepower tractors delivering more than 200hp.
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Monks Contractors Invests in CAM fitter-force
Plant hire and waste haulage specialist Monks Contractors, based in Mellor Brook, is investing in CAM’s fitter-force platform, enabling the company to exert improved control over its stock management requirements for its own commercial, HGV and plant machinery fitment services.
Giti Targeting Hard Urban Distribution Vehicles with new 17.5” GAU867v1
Giti Tire is targeting the small ‘stop-start’ city bus and 7.5 tonne delivery vehicle markets with the launch of its Giti GAU867v1 all-position tyre in size 215/75R17.5.
In 2050, Michelin Tyres will be 100% Sustainable
By 2050, Michelin tyres will be made entirely from renewable, recycled, biosourced or otherwise sustainable materials. Michelin reveals how to make a tyre 100% sustainable; an objective being met with powerful research & development capabilities and bold partnerships with innovative start-ups.
BKT’s AGRIMAX FORCE: The Right Equipment for Fodder Crops
BKT reports the first-hand experience of Angelo Caligari from the farming company Crocetta, who has chosen AGRIMAX FORCE tyres for his tractor.
ContiTrade Spain Introduces Ana Gómez as New Marketing Director
ContiTrade Spain has announced that Ana Gómez Moral has taken the role of Marketing Director since January 2021. She will be in charge of coordinating and developing all the marketing and communication projects of the BestDrive and Eurotyre networks.
Vipal Extends Partnership with Vaculug
Vipal has extended its 12-year partnership with Vaculug by adding Vipal livery to two trucks within the Grantham, UK-based retreader’s fleet.
Goodyear Acquire Cooper Tire
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company have announced that they have entered a definitive transaction agreement to acquire Cooper for a sum in the region of USD 2.5 billion.
PCL Continues to Expand its Team with Appointment of New Area Sales Manager
Sheffield-based pneumatics expert PCL is driving forward its partnership strategy for 2021 with the appointment of another new professional to its sales team as part of a restructuring of territories.
UK Bus and Coach Registrations Decline -32.0% as Covid Hits 2020 Market
The demand for new buses and coaches drops -32.0% in 2020, with 3,996 vehicles joining UK roads. Single-deck registrations are down -58.7% to 755 units, driving overall decline. The sector calls for promised funding and bus strategy to be released urgently to support jobs, livelihoods and green ambition.