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Starting from March 2021, Falken will increase its range of tyre fitments available for commercial vehicles, along with the load rating of select patterns. 
 

ContiPressureCheck boosts tyre longevity for earthwork and aggregates group, Kane GroupAdvanced tyre pressure monitoring system from Continental reduces the risk of under-inflated tyres, and cost savings from tyre failure reductions boost customer service and vehicle safety. 

Featuring VF technology, BKT’s flotation tyre, dedicated to agricultural trailers, supports more sustainable work in the field. 

The BKT AGRIMAX tyre, created to improve the performance of high-powered tractors, will soon be available in 22 different sizes. All the new sizes are equipped with VF technology. 

Ending a difficult year, Goodyear showed areas of loss and areas of increasing growth, with total year sales down 16% and tyre unit volumes down 19%. However, whilst the segment operating sector for the whole year reduced by $14 million, it rose substantially during the last quarter, showing room for optimism.

Generation 3 winter tyres for safe driving in wintry road conditions now complete with addition of 22.5-inch tyre. New technologies and special winter compound offer improved performance in terms of grip, mileage, rolling resistance and safety. 

Goodyear Ventures has added TuSimple, a global autonomous trucking technology company, to its growing investment portfolio. 

The extra edition of THE TIRE COLOGNE 2021 with its digital complement TTC@home has been cancelled due to the continuing difficulties in carrying out trade fair events and the continuing travel restrictions as a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic. The next edition of THE TIRE COLOGNE will now take place in May 2022 as previously announced.

 

The Alliance 585 tyre range has been officially homologated by Manitou as an option for the manufacturer’s range of MLT NewAg telehandlers. This tyre option in size 460/70R24 is already available from factory on MLT NewAg and NewAg XL ranges. 

Camso, a Michelin Group brand, introduces the Camso TLH 732+ tyre for telehandlers, offering 64 per cent more life than its predecessor, the TLH 732. The new tyre provides overall improved performance, durability, puncture resistance and traction for construction industry professionals.  

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