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Spotlight on OSRAM as it picks up Auto Express win

Spotlight on OSRAM as it picks up Auto Express win

11th February 2020 | 0 Comments

Night Breaker Laser, the next generation of automotive upgrade halogen bulbs from OSRAM, have outshone competition by being named the Auto Express Best Buy Car Headlamp Bulb 2019. Key features include the bulb’s laser ablation technology and the highly engineered filament. They enable the bulb to shine up to 150 per cent brighter, while providing a beam of up to 150 metres and 20 per cent whiter light compared to the minimum legal standard.

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Tony Fyfe crowned IMTFA Car Product Manager of the Year

Tony Fyfe crowned IMTFA Car Product Manager of the Year

4th February 2020 | 0 Comments

Buying group Independent Motor Trade Factors Associated (IMTFA) has awarded Tony Fyfe of Fyfe Vehicle & Engineering Supplies the Car Product Manager of the Year Accolade at its annual gala dinner dance and awards ceremony at the K Club in Country Kildare, Ireland.

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Automobili Pininfarina Battista scoops GQ Electric Hypercar of the Year Award

Automobili Pininfarina Battista scoops GQ Electric Hypercar of the Year Award

4th February 2020 | 0 Comments

GQ has awarded the title of ‘Electric Hypercar of the Year’ to the new Automobili Pininfarina Battista at a star-studded Car of the Year (GQ CotY) ceremony in central London. The award coincides with the start of the 90th anniversary celebrations of Pininfarina. No more than 150 Battista hypercars will be created, each by hand in Cambiano, Italy, from the end of 2020. Battista is the realisation of company founder Battista ‘Pinin’ Farina’s enduring dream to see a car produced wearing solely the Pininfarina name.

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Award-winning GS Yuasa Academy proves a hit with PMM

16th December 2019 | 0 Comments

The GS Yuasa Academy has received a ‘Top Product’ award from the trade magazine Professional Motor Mechanic (PMM).

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ATG gains Manitou supplier award

ATG gains Manitou supplier award

30th October 2019 | 0 Comments

Agricultural and construction machinery manufacturer Manitou has bestowed a Best Competitive Performer Award 2019 upon Alliance Tire Group. The tyre maker says the award recognises its “excellent cooperation and consistent performance on diverse levels from the development and testing to the procurement and service phase.”

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NMA award for Prince Charles Pirelli visit photo

NMA award for Prince Charles Pirelli visit photo

18th October 2019 | 0 Comments

A photo snapped of Prince Charles visiting the Pirelli tyre plant in Carlisle has been named Regional/Local Newspaper Rota Photo of the Year in News Media Association’s Royal Rota Photography Competition 2019. Stuart Walker took the photo for the News & Star during the Prince of Wales’ visit to the Carlisle factory in April.

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Vredestein wins Gold at AutoVision 2019

Vredestein wins Gold at AutoVision 2019

25th September 2019 | 0 Comments

It’s AutoVision 2019 gold for Vredestein. The tyre maker’s ‘Live the Land’ campaign won a Gold trophy at the international festival for corporate automotive segment films and media earlier this month.

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Alliance tyre nominated for Agritechnica Systems & Components Trophy

Alliance tyre nominated for Agritechnica Systems & Components Trophy

24th September 2019 | 0 Comments

Following on from the Alliance 389 MPT’s receipt of an Agritechnica Innovation Award Silver Medal last week, the focus now shifts to another innovation in the Alliance tyre portfolio. The Alliance Forestar 344 ELIT has been nominated for the Agritechnica ‘Systems and Components Trophy – Engineers’ Choice’.

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Agritechnica Innovation Award for Alliance 398 MPT

Agritechnica Innovation Award for Alliance 398 MPT

20th September 2019 | 0 Comments

After examining 291 finalists, an independent expert commission appointed by the German Agricultural Society (DLG) has selected the Agritechnica 2019 Innovation Award winners. In addition to bestowing a single Gold Award, the judging panel has given the Silver Award to 39 firms who’ve brought innovative products to market in the past couple of years. One such firm is Alliance Tire Europe, which received a Silver Award for its Alliance 398 MPT high speed flotation tyre. Alliance Tire is the only tyre maker to be awarded.

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Hankook an IDEA award finalist

Hankook an IDEA award finalist

30th August 2019 | 0 Comments

Hankook Tire is an International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2019 'Finalist' in the automotive and transportation category. It has gained distinction thanks to its Hexonic and HLS-23 concept tyres.

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TyreSafe award for Michelin Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) – Bike

TyreSafe award for Michelin Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) – Bike

25th July 2019 | 0 Comments

The Michelin Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) – Bike has been crowned the winner of the Innovation & Use of Technology Award at The TyreSafe Awards ceremony. Designed by Global Michelin licensee Fit2Go TPMS, the product was launched onto the European market in January 2019 – introducing new levels of safety for riders, for whom tyre condition is critical.

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Yokohama gains Nissan Rus supplier award

Yokohama gains Nissan Rus supplier award

24th July 2019 | 0 Comments

Nissan’s Russian manufacturing operation has acknowledged tyre maker Yokohama a Nissan Best Supplier Award. Igor Boitsov, general director of Nissan Manufacturing Rus LLC, presented the award to LLC Yokohama R.P.Z. at a ceremony in St. Petersburg.

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Camso honoured as key Toyota partner with two awards

Camso honoured as key Toyota partner with two awards

4th July 2019 | 0 Comments

Two awards from Toyota have been added to Camso’s silverware collection. The off-highway tyre specialist has received the Core Value Award: Respect for People from Toyota Material Handling and the Global Contribution Award from Toyota Industries Corporation.

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ICBA awards for Birla Carbon plants, R&D site

6th June 2019 | 0 Comments

The International Carbon Black Association (ICBA) recently awarded 12 Birla Carbon plants and a R&D centre certificates of recognition for achieving an above industry average level of safety performance. Eleven plants and the USA-based Marietta R&D Laboratory received the gold award while one plant received the bronze award. The Birla Carbon plants in North and South America, Europe and Asia were amongst 44 carbon black manufacturing facilities around the world to receive this recognition as part of the ICBA’s ‘Safety Recognition Program’.

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Ronal gains Hyundai Motor Group supplier award

Ronal gains Hyundai Motor Group supplier award

22nd May 2019 | 0 Comments

Alloy wheel manufacturer the Ronal Group has become the first European supplier to be admitted to the Hyundai Motor Group’s ‘5 Star Circle’. It received this award, bestowed only upon the vehicle manufacturer’s top suppliers, at the Kia Motors plant in Žilina, Slovakia on 16 April. The Ronal factory in Jelcz, Poland also gained a Quality Award.

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