In news to please tractor pulling enthusiasts, Mitas has announced that it has extended its PowerPull 01 competition tyre with the new 24.5-32 size. This specification is one of the more widely used sizes for competition-level tractors.
Agricultural and Industrial Tyres
TireTech Network: Continental Establishes Dealer Network for the Agricultural Tyre Business
For part 13 of our Agricultural Tyre Feature, Commercial Tyre Business is looking to Continental's newly-started TireTech Network. The objective of the TireTech Network, which is based in Germany, is to strengthen its cooperation with specialist dealers while also offering advice for dealers on products, including agricultural tyres.
BKT Offers Solutions for Port Operators with PORTMAX Range
The PORTMAX range from BKT Tires offers tyres suitable for the various machines operating in port hubs, guaranteeing resistance, traction and complete safety.
Yokohama Off-Highway Tires Look to VF Technology in an Exciting New Chapter for the UK Agricultural Market
In Part 12 of our Agricultural Tyre Feature, Commercial Tyre Business spoke to Yokohama Off-Highway Tires (YOHT) about the continued use and dependency on VF technology in the market, the role Brexit is playing in the global picture and how the eventual return to presential conferences will herald a return to consumer confidence for the sector.
Yokohama Off-Highway Tires’ Alliance Agri Star II Sees 12 Additional Sizes Added to the Mix
With 5 additional sizes in the 70 series, 4 new sizes in the 85 series, and 3 new sizes in the 90-95 series, Yokohama Off-Highway Tires continues to expand its Alliance range.
A Tyre for All Seasons - Continental Launches Tyre for Airport Ground Support Operations
Suitable for all weathers, Continental’s new ContiRV20 All Season tyre will help keep airport ground handling vehicles on the move.
Michelin Launches New EVOBIB Agricultural Tyre
In part 11 of our Agricultural Tyre Feature, Commercial Tyre Business focuses on another of Michelin’s specialised agricultural tyres. The EVOBIB, Michelin argues, optimises longevity with improved, sustainable traction while reducing soil compaction and fuel consumption.
Continental Enhances Agricultural Offer with Combination of Tyre and Products Range as Tyre Manufacturer Continues to Make Strides in the Sector
For Part 10 of our Agricultural Tyre Feature, Commercial Tyre Business touched base with Pete Robb, Marketing Director for Continental Agricultural Sales. As one of the manufacturers very much at the forefront of research, development and innovation in the agricultural sector, Continental’s insights into the current state of the agricultural market are extremely valuable. Besides this, we also endeavoured to find out more regarding the role conferences could play within the sector in 2022 and how the manufacturer is harvesting technology to make changes for farmers.
Spanish Tractor Sales See Drop in January Although Agricultural Machinery Starts Year on an Increase
After a slew of decreases in the latter half of 2021, January stayed true to form with a dip of 7.62% in figures released by the Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentación (Ministry for Agriculture, Fishing and Food).
Coast-to-Coast Recycling Stay on the Road with Michelin RoadBib Tyres
For part 8 of our Commercial Tyre Business Agricultural Tyre Feature, we are looking at Michelin’s RoadBib tyres and how they have benefited Coast-to-Coast Recycling through enhanced tyre life, reduced business downtime and lower tyre costs.