Tag: ATV/Quad Bike Tyres

Maxxis International bolsters 4×4 range with launch of RazR

Maxxis International bolsters 4×4 range with launch of RazR

26th February 2016 | 0 Comments

Maxxis International has launched its new RazR 4x4 tyre range. Officially unveiled at 2015’s Sema Show in Las Vegas, and featured on the brand’s stand at the Birmingham NEC’s Autosport International in January, the RazR range was developed for short course racing. The RazR name has been around for more than a decade within Maxxis’ speciality ATV tyre range, giving it plenty of off-road motorsport heritage.

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Titan resumes Goodyear ATV, UTV production

14th July 2015 | 0 Comments

Titan Tire Corporation recently recommenced production of its complete Goodyear ATV and UTV tyre portfolio. This return to full production is the result of an agreement the company entered into with Goodyear Tire & Rubber in August 2014, and is the first time since 2009 that the full line-up of ATV tyres has been offered.

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Kirkby pushing brands harder from expanded site

8th January 2015 | 0 Comments

Liverpool wholesaler Kirkby Tyres, a market leader in the UK agricultural tyre sector, has recently expanded, purchasing a further three acres adjacent to its site for the expansion of warehousing and logistics. The company now has nearly 10 acres at its HQ; the latest development represented significant growth. “Support from our key suppliers is enabling Kirkby to expand in the OE and aftermarket within the UK and Ireland,” MD Dave Dorrity told Tyres & Accessories. The wholesaler supplies Alliance, BKT and Malhotra brand tyres to the segment, as well as becoming the exclusive Trelleborg wholesaler for the UK last year. Ahead of LAMMA, Dorrity gave T&A a rundown of current activities with its major brands, as well as detailing a new deal with Linglong.

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Big Foot kits for Honda ATVs now available

Big Foot kits for Honda ATVs now available

18th July 2014 | 0 Comments

Starco has introduced a wheel kit for Honda ATV users that require enhanced performance and endurance from their vehicles. The Big Foot, designed at the request of Honda in Sweden, is a fully-compliant kit comprising of four wheels and tyres. The combination was selected and tested for Honda and pairs steel wheels manufactured at Starco’s own factory in Beli Manastir, Croatia with Kenda Bear Claw tyres. The Honda kit is similar to wheel kits already available for other ATV brands under the Starco Big Foot name.

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Kenda introduces Bearclaw successor

Kenda introduces Bearclaw successor

16th December 2013 | 0 Comments

The evolution of Kenda’s original Bearclaw ATV tyre is now available, Kenda Tire reports. The tyre maker says the new Bearclaw Evo “has raised the bar in all areas of performance” and notes that reducing weight without sacrificing durability was a priority for the new tyre.

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Maxxis offering ‘e-Marked ATV tyres for on and off-road use’

Maxxis offering ‘e-Marked ATV tyres for on and off-road use’

19th December 2012 | 0 Comments

Maxxis reports that it “remains at the forefront of ATV tyre development” with its range of utility, ATV and specialist sports quad tyres, renowned for delivering superb all-round performance across a variety of applications. And, of course, all these are useful in farming and agricultural applications. With all this in mind, it probably won’t come as a surprise that Maxxis is an accredited OE supplier to all the top ATV manufacturers, including Yamaha, Honda, Kawasaki, KTM, Polaris and Suzuki.

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Starco unveils new jointly-developed Kenda municipal tyres

Starco unveils new jointly-developed Kenda municipal tyres

23rd August 2012 | 0 Comments

Starco reports the introduction of six new sizes in the Kenda Turf505 range. These tyres are predominantly used in municipal service, but are also suited to domestic garden and landscape gardening applications.

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Falken launches all-terrain Wildpeak tyre

Falken launches all-terrain Wildpeak tyre

27th February 2012 | 0 Comments

Sumitomo Rubber Industries subsidiary, Falken has launched a new all-terrain tyre onto European markets. Available from spring 2012, the Wildpeak WP/AT01 blends off-road operational performance with construction and design features typically reserved for high performance road tyres. The tyre marks a new venture into the European all-terrain tyre market for the Japanese manufacturer; the tyre was previously launched in the USA, where a derivative of the Wildpeak won the 2011 Pikes Peak mixed surface hillclimb.

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Maxxis turf tyre now delivers extra life

Maxxis turf tyre now delivers extra life

17th January 2012 | 0 Comments

Tyre manufacturer Maxxis says it is one of the top three brands engaged in the amenity market. The manufacturer is currently promoting its Turfmaxx product – the first road legal turf tyre to go on sale in the UK – saying that it is, ahem, “lawns ahead”. Available in a range of sizes and OE accredited by all the major turf machinery suppliers, the Maxxis Turfmaxx is purpose designed to address the safety issues associated with the extra roadwork implements cover between jobs.

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BFGoodrich Launches New Off-Road Race Rubber

BFGoodrich Launches New Off-Road Race Rubber

4th February 2010 | 0 Comments

Just ahead of the upcoming Griffin King of Hammers off-road race, Michelin North America unveiled a new 42” BFGoodrich off-road race tyre, reports Tire Review. BFGoodrich drivers competing in the 135-mile race in Johnson Valley, California will sport the new 39x13.50R17 Baja T/A KRT, designed specifically for rock racing.

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Maxxis Dominates Baja 500 ATV

18th July 2008 | 0 Comments

Maxxis is celebrating top performance from its Razr ATV tyres in the 2008 Baja 500 ATV. With a victory for Wayne Matlock’s team and a third place finish for Mike Cafro’s crew – both riding Honda TRX 700XX machines – Maxxis dominated the 500-mile race, which was held in Ensenada, Mexico, from May 30-June 1. After what ATVriders.com called “almost a flawless run,” Matlock and his team-mates won in a time of 10 hours, 10 minutes and 40 seconds – a mere 21 seconds ahead of the second placed team.

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Arnco Introduces QuikGel for ATV Tyres

24th July 2007 | 0 Comments

(Akron/Tire Review) Flatproofing material producer Arnco has releases QuikGel, a new polyurethane solid liner it claims will seal most punctures up to 5/16-inch. Arnco said the new product targets ATV used on farms, in construction and for recreation. QuikGel is a self-sealing gel that centrifugally cast, which allows it to balance the tire to “ensure a smooth ride,” Arnco said. The company said it is a “lighter alternative” to Arnco’s line of polyurethane flatproofing fill materials.

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Europa Tyres and Goodyear Dunlop Cut ATV Tyre Price

26th March 2007 | 0 Comments

Europa Tyres Ltd of Langport and Spalding in conjunction with Goodyear/Dunlop have reduced the selling price of Goodyear and Dunlop ATV tyres. The price cut covers the whole ranve from the 23x11.00-10 Dunlop KT869 that fits the Diesel Kawasaki Mule 2500/2510 or the more unusual 24x11-10 Goodyear wrangler sport fitted to the Polaris Xpress 300. “With our new Goodyear and Dunlop pricing structure we can now supply the trade with a quality product that is fitted original equipment to many Honda, John Deere, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Bombardier and Polaris quads to name a few at a competitive price,” company representatives said in an official statement. Europa carries a range of over 20 sizes in both Goodyear and Dunlop brands, and over 25 different patterns.

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Europa Tyres and Goodyear Dunlop Cut ATV Tyre Price

26th March 2007 | 0 Comments

Europa Tyres Ltd of Langport and Spalding in conjunction with Goodyear/Dunlop have reduced the selling price of Goodyear and Dunlop ATV tyres. The price cut covers the whole ranve from the 23x11.00-10 Dunlop KT869 that fits the Diesel Kawasaki Mule 2500/2510 or the more unusual 24x11-10 Goodyear wrangler sport fitted to the Polaris Xpress 300. “With our new Goodyear and Dunlop pricing structure we can now supply the trade with a quality product that is fitted original equipment to many Honda, John Deere, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Bombardier and Polaris quads to name a few at a competitive price,” company representatives said in an official statement. Europa carries a range of over 20 sizes in both Goodyear and Dunlop brands, and over 25 different patterns.

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The New Tip Top Quad

5th December 2006 | 0 Comments

Rema Tip Top has introduced the new Tip-Top Quad Set. According to the company the new equipment can be easily retrofitted on all tyre changers with a clamping table and suitable for all Butler Tyre Changers the TIP TOP Quad Set provides a handy workshop companion for effortlessly changing Quad bike or mini motorbike tyres. In fact the kit will service all pneumatic tyres from 4 to 10 inches, providing a potential extra stream of income.

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