Bridgestone and its globally trusted fleet management solution, Webfleet, will be at IAA Transportation 2022 to showcase its diverse portfolio of premium tyres, tyre-centric technologies and advanced mobility solutions designed to improve efficiency, sustainability, and convenience for fleets.
Bus & Coach Tyres
UK CV Production Up
UK commercial vehicle (CV) production grew 64.4% in June with 9,549 units leaving British factory lines, according to the latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
Apollo Grows EnduRace RD2 Range
Apollo Tyres is expanding its range of EnduRace RD2 truck and bus tyres, adding two new sizes, 315/70 and 295/80, to the highly-successful product line-up.
Alphatread Retreads for the UK Market
The ever-increasing demands in environmental friendliness and the continued pressure upon fleets to reduce their running costs have led to the development of the Hankook ‘Alphatread’ range.
Vaculug and Hankook Sign 5-Year Deal
Hankook continues to focus on its significant retreading business for commercial vehicle tyres by expanding its own retread brand “Hankook Alphatread”.
Falken Launches CV Tyre Technical Guide
In response to the increased pressure to reduce costs in the transport industry, Falken has created a comprehensive ‘Technical Support - Commercial Tyre Guide’ for truck and bus operators.
Goodyear FIA ETRC Research Platform
This year, Goodyear is stepping up its commitment to the pinnacle of European truck racing as title sponsor of the Goodyear FIA European Truck Racing Championship (Goodyear FIA ETRC). As part of the enhanced partnership, Goodyear will help the championship achieve the net-zero emissions target set by the FIA in line with the Paris Agreement.
Michelin MyTechXpert App Development
Michelin has developed MyTechExpert, a new, free app for tyre dealers and fleet operators, which is now available for download for iOS and Android devices. This gives users access to the latest technical information on Michelin bus, coach, truck, trailer tyres, and selected tyres for vans via their smartphone.
ETRMA: Truck Tyre Sales Up, Agricultural Sales Down
The European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers’ Association (ETRMA) published its members’ replacement tyre sales for the second quarter 2022.
Mobility Sweden Report Monthly Increases for LCVs and Heavy Trucks with Bus Sector Recovering from Pandemic
Mobility Sweden, the Automotive Association for Sweden has released its monthly registrations figures for the automotive park in the country