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This summer sees the launch of brand new all-season tires: the Celsius Cargo for vans. The new model from Toyo Tires has been developed for all weather conditions and provide excellent performance and driving stability all year round. 

With an ever-evolving agricultural industry comes the need for increased productivity and efficiency. Looking at agricultural mechanisation, this orientation means developing increasingly powerful and heavy machinery, designed to support large loads. 

 

Apollo Vredstein has announced that Domenico Gatti has been appointed Cluster Director, bringing extensive tyre industry experience. Additionally, a single team, operatin out of Barcelona will provide high-quality customer experience across the region.  

BKT reports the first-hand experience of Matthew Hawthorne, Farm Manager at Euston Farm, in England, who for his fleet chose the BKT tyres AGRIMAX V-FLECTO, AGRIMAX TERIS and FL 630. 

56,122 vans registered in March, up 85.5% albeit compared to first month of 2020 Covid outbreak, a 20-year low for the market. Volumes down -10.9% on pre-Covid five-year average and behind industry expectations. Demand up across the board as all segments see boost, with growth driven by doubled registrations of larger vans. 

Continental undergoes reorganisation, creating a one-stop shop which adds value by bringing together business areas. Conti360° Solutions covers fleet contracts, services, digital solutions and retreadingTyre management assists customers with digitalisation and sustainability. 

 

Continental undergoes reorganisation, creating a one-stop shop which adds value by bringing together business areas. Conti360° Solutions covers fleet contracts, services, digital solutions and retreadingTyre management assists customers with digitalisation and sustainability. 

Bridgestone has underlined its environmental credentials and attention to detail after entering into a commercial fleet partnership with Stobart Energy for the first time. 

BKT Tires has announced its collaboration with Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Capitals, Punjab Kings & Kolkata Knight Riders yet again and forges new partnership with Royal Challengers Bangalore for the T-20 Season 2021. 

 

The newly introduced 3* marked tyre construction provides a stronger radial carcass. This new design aims to reduce downtime and improve cost-per-hour. Goodyear Hi-Stability Technology increases driver confidence in loading operations. 

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