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Giti Tire’s Martin Gibson dominated the latest 2021 British Truck Racing Championship (BTRC) event at Donington securing two victories, two second places and three fastest laps over five races. 

For the first time in more than two years, the halls of the NEC hummed with the energy of road transport businesses enjoying three full days of face-to-face engagement at the 2021 Commercial Vehicle Show. 

Since July 1, Michelin has been promoting its new range of MICHELIN X MULTI GRIP winter truck tyres. The MICHELIN X MULTI GRIP tyre range is 3PMSF certified, and has been developed to ensure maximum safety and mobility in severe winter conditions, thanks to a high level of road grip without sacrificing duration and reducing consumption for a more sustainable transport. 

Camso Japan is pleased to announce it has received the President’s Award from Toyota Industries Corporation in recognition of its excellence as a supplier. 

Pirelli and Geotab, a global leader in IoT and connected transportation, today announced a new partnership that aims to help commercial fleets across the globe improve their operating efficiency and sustainability.  

Valebridge Media Services, the organisers of the second annual Recircle Awards, are pleased to announce the addition of three new partner/collaborators.

Van den Bosch, one of Europe's largest logistics service providers in the field of liquid & dry bulk, has opted for an extension of its collaboration with the German tyre manufacturer Continental. In addition to the delivery of premium truck and trailer tyresContinental also takes care of the entire European tyre management of Van den Bosch within this partnership. 

Investment already recouped in the second year of use: Haulage company Eggers Spedition GmbH relies on digital tyre management system ContiConnectThey’re seeing high cost savings thanks to fewer punctures, longer mileage and impressive fuel savings. 

Hankook and Daimler have extended their collaboration once again, marking nearly a decade-long partnership. The Hankook original fitment portfolio for Daimler AG includes the tyre families; e-cube MAX for long-haul traffic, SmartWork for construction site applications and SmartFlex as an all-year solution.  

Industry records second best ever August with 20,582 new van registrations during typically one of the quietest month in the year. New van uptake up 2.6% year to date on pre-pandemic average. Semi-conductor shortages in manufacturing still threaten production and market. 

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