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There were 2,954 trucks registered in Sweden in April, which amounts to an increase of 55% from the previous April, according to the latest Mobility Sweden statistics.

April has proved another tough month for the Spanish commercial vehicle market with a 53% drop on the previous April, although heavy trucks and buses both recorded upswings, according to the latest la Asociación Española de Fabricantes de Automóviles y Camiones (ANFAC) figures.

There were 27,485 light commercial vehicles registered in France in April, which constitutes a 31.80% drop, compared to the prior April, according to the latest Comité des Constructeurs Français d'Automobiles figures, the Automotive manufacturing association in France.

The Italian truck and towed vehicles segments have both shown increases in March, giving sustained cause for optimism. Buses, on the other hand saw a double-dip fall in the latest figures released by the Associazione Nazionale Filiera Industria Automobilistica (ANIFA).

As tyre pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) will become a compulsory fitment on all newly registered trucks, trailers, buses and coaches from 2024 onwards across Europe, Goodyear is preparing UK fleets which operate on European roads.

Grupo Andrés Neumáticos is once again participating at The Tire Cologne, taking place between 24-26th May.

Helping operators diagnose and correct misaligned HGV vehicles, Automotive Equipment Solutions UK (AES UK) is offering the latest JOSAM Cam-aligner wheel alignment system to the UK transport industry.

Bridgestone’s long-term approach to demonstrating cost savings through its products and services secured a prestigious commercial fleet with MA & HV Medler.

Valebridge Media Services (VMS), the Crewe, UK and Madrid, Spain-based media services agency, has announced the winners of the 2022 Recircle Awards, the global industry awards event recognising sustainable innovation, production processes, management and services within the tyre retreading and recycling sectors.

BJ Clarke is reaping the benefits of Michelin’s accidental tyre damage guarantee following a recent incident which wiped out two of its trailer tyres. 

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