Agricultural and Industrial Tyres

In this section you will find out the latest news in the agricultural and industrial tyre sector in Europe.

With 2021 being an important strategic year for Linglong Tire, the company has announced an extension to its truck and bus radial (TBR) range with six major series – long-distance, regional, mixed road, mine, snow tyres and bus and coach fitments to be combined under the Hubtrac brand.

An issue that blights farmers and is something that farmers are always looking to prevent, soil compaction from agricultural tyres has always been a big factor for agricultural fleets when considering tyres. To counter this, the ‘stamp out soil compaction’ campaign has been launched by Continental to demonstrate how the right choice of tyres and maintaining tyre pressures can help to minimise soil compaction.

Farming Simulator 22 is shaping up to be the biggest yet, with Apollo Tyres joining the game as an official partner. For the 25 million who are hooked on the franchise, they can now choose Vredestein tyres for the very first time.

Löberitz e.G. combines arable farming and working with livestock, so they need tyres to match their diverse operations. Jörg Hecht, a workshop foreman of the mixed operation, has said that Bridgestone is the perfect fit for their current tractors, as well as for future tractors going forward.

A rugged and reliable tyre, this MAXAM series suits global dual wheel applications.

John Deere tractors are now available with Continental’s TractorMaster and VF TractorMaster tyres.

The following STEYR tractor models, Expert CVR, Profi Series, Impuls CVR and Absolut CVT can now be ordered with Continental agricultural tyres, in a first for STEYR.

Michelin has become an official partner of Farming Simulator 22. All players can now experience the environmental and productivity performance of Michelin’s agricultural tyre range when the game launches later this month.

As we move towards the end of the year, the Spanish market continues to better 2020, although a third consecutive month of decline shows the market is still temperamental and uncertain.

In its third edition, BKT’s digital Network has been renewed to expand on topics and guests to hail an increasingly global and inclusive vision. Agricultural topics will be the starting point, with the opportunity for insights from experts around the world on soil, climate, water, as well as about marketing and generational change.

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