Products

In the Commercial Tyre Business Products section, you can expect to find out about the latest products, services and technologies that are being brought to market in the Commercial Tyre and Fleet Management industries.

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.

MAXAM presents the all-new MS453 53/80R63 open pit mining tire to their range of large mining tyres. 

The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd., announced that it will build a new plant in India’s Special Projects Zone, Atchutapuram Industrial Park, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh for the purpose of expanding production capacity of Alliance Tire Group (ATG), a Yokohama Rubber Group company engaged in the manufacturing and sale of off-highway tyres

While regional lockdown restrictions continue to vary, in many regions fleets who have found trucks out of action may now need to get their vehicles back on the road, as the industry reaches its traditionally busy Autumn and Winter season.  

A family owned and run motorcycle racing team competing in the British Superbike Championship has replaced the Michelin steer tyres on its 1995 Mercedes-Benz 814 transporter after more than 300,000km in service. The truck is used to carry the team and its equipment to circuits across the UK, Ireland and the continent. 

Tianli brand OTR tyres, including the G306 skid steer tyre, are now available in North America, reports Modern Tire Dealer. 

As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, the current South African policy is to buy local products to protect the economy, says Sumitomo Rubber SA, as reported by SA Treads.  

German tyre dealer Reifen Watzka are focusing on their agricultural product range by offering customers a special offer for a limited time only, reports Gummibereifung 

Hämmerling is celebrating its 10th anniversary marketing truck tyres for the international market under the ATHOS label by extending its product range, as reported by Gummibereifung. 

Nokian Tyres have helped continue the digital transformation of heavy tyres with their new Intuitu smart tyre, which make a difference for everyday driving as well as fleet management. The new smart tyre, first introduced at the Agritechnica 2019 fair, last November in Hanover, will be made available for selected agricultural and contracting tractor tyres and will be sold initially from Finland. 

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