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Kumho has joined forces with Fiege to open a major new warehouse facility in Germany.

 

Continental has just launched a microsite containing useful information about the latest CO₂ emissions regulation for heavy goods vehicles and the simulation tool for trucks called VECTO – short for Vehicle Energy Consumption Calculation Tool.

 

The UK’s new heavy goods vehicle (HGV) market fell -22.5% in the first quarter of 2020, with 9,193 units registered, according to figures release by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

The Nokian Ground King hybrid pattern tractor tyre could be the first to bring new kind of efficiency to combined field and road application in agriculture after being released in 2019. with that in mind, Nokian Tyres has been collaborating with an agricultural contracting company Blunk GmbH, the German Kiel University put the tyre through a series of tests in everyday practical work.

 

Hankook Tire has revealed the company’s financial result for Q1 2020 with consolidated global sales of KRW 1.4358 trillion (approx. 1.0905 billion Euro) and an operating profit of KRW 105.9 billion (approx. 80.4 million Euro).

UK commercial vehicle (CV) production fell -41.8% in March, with 5,219 units leaving production lines, according to the latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

Tractor of the Year (TotY) has a new partner in the form of BKT with the partnership lasting for 4 years and coming into force from the 6th of May.

 

The UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market declined -86.2% in April as nearly all registrations stopped due to coronavirus lockdowns.

Production of BKT's tyres has partially restarted in all its Indian factories, following dialogue with and approval by the local governments of the States where the plants are located.

 

Bridgestone EMIA has resumed production at its European manufacturing plants in Bari (Italy), Lanklaar (Belgium) and Béthune (France) plant.

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