Tag: TPMS

EZ-sensor 2.0 a Schrader focus at Tire Cologne

EZ-sensor 2.0 a Schrader focus at Tire Cologne

Thursday 7th June 2018 | 0 Comments

A highlight at The Tire Cologne for Schrader Performance Sensors, the automotive aftermarket brand of Sensata Technologies, was presenting its patented, programmable TPMS EZ-sensor 2.0. Schrader calls the EZ-sensor 2.0 its “preferred system” and says that in terms of flexibility and future viability, programmable sensors like the EZ-sensor 2.0 are “clearly superior” to other universal sensors (configurable sensors or sensors with pre-programmed app codes) available on the market. The recently-released black aluminium valve version of the EZ-sensor 2.0 was also on display.

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Proactive Solutions helps Reynolds’ fleet tyre costs

Proactive Solutions helps Reynolds’ fleet tyre costs

Monday 21st May 2018 | 0 Comments

Goodyear Proactive Solutions has helped a leading UK fresh food fleet reduce its tyre costs by almost 25 per cent. Reynolds, which is based in Waltham Cross, London, was keen to sign up to the system to help it mitigate against rising costs on its 234-vehicle fleet, which includes 19 trailers, local and regional haulage plus some logistic deliveries.

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Wheely-Safe launches Michelin aftermarket TPMS solution

Wheely-Safe launches Michelin aftermarket TPMS solution

Thursday 17th May 2018 | 0 Comments

UK technology company Wheely-Safe has released a new easy-to-fit tyre pressure management system (TPMS) for car, van, minibus, plant and trailer operators. This new product, it says, is designed to make it simple for both drivers and fleet managers to keep on top of tyre pressures.

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New site & address – Schrader Performance Sensors upgrades online presence

New site & address – Schrader Performance Sensors upgrades online presence

Wednesday 9th May 2018 | 0 Comments

With its new website, Schrader Performance Sensors says it possesses an “all-encompassing and easy access” online platform for its TPMS sensors and training offers. The automotive aftermarket brand of Sensata Technologies invites visitors to head over to www.SchraderSensors.com to take a look.

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Goodyear launches OTR proactive solutions/TPMS

Goodyear launches OTR proactive solutions/TPMS

Tuesday 24th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Responding to the digital transformation in the Off-the-Road (OTR) vehicle and equipment industry, on 23 April Goodyear introduced two new digital innovations to help OTR fleets reduce their total cost of ownership at the Intermat show in Paris.

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Tyresure celebrating 10 years of TPMS

Tyresure celebrating 10 years of TPMS

Wednesday 18th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Tyresure Ltd is celebrating its 10-year anniversary during May. Since the early days of the TPMS aftermarket in 2008, Tyresure has grown to become recognised as a European leader in the supply of TPMS solutions to the automotive aftermarket - and 2018 marks their 10th year of success in the industry.

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Schrader colour-coordinates EZ-sensor 2.0 for black rims

Schrader colour-coordinates EZ-sensor 2.0 for black rims

Friday 13th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Coloured alloy wheels are growing in popularity, with black rims finding particular favour. In order to meet this increasing demand, Schrader has developed an EZ-sensor 2.0 with an all-new black aluminium valve.

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Bartec Auto ID launching new TPMS Tools/Systems

Wednesday 11th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Bartec Auto ID is to launch a new range of TPMS, diagnostic tools and a cloud-based management system at The Tire Cologne between 29 May to 1 June 2018. The company plans to demonstrate how this latest generation of tools (the TECH1000 and TAP300) combined with the new Bartec Service Center can “significantly improve” tyre shop efficiency. According to the company, “valuable management data can be pinpointed and presented, also enabling an all-round enhanced customer experience and ultimately helping to boost sales across tyre shops.”

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Continental launching ContiConnect TPMS in Malaysia

Wednesday 28th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Continental Malaysia reports that it is pioneering its intelligent in-tyre sensor in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market. Announcing the news, Continental says it is committed to “creating the best holistic solutions [for] customers by enhancing its value chain through digitalization [and] connecting intelligent products, systems and services.”

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Vodafone and Continental introduce digital tyre monitoring platform

Thursday 22nd March 2018 | 0 Comments

Continental and Vodafone are promoting a new digital tyre monitoring platform, ContiConnect. The companies are using the Internet of Things (IoT) to connect commercial vehicle fleets to the digital tyre monitoring platform to improve road safety and vehicle efficiencies. ContiConnect is currently deployed in US, Canada, Malaysia and Thailand with more markets in Europe and Asia to follow in 2018 and next year.

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Italmatic’s Italsensor with variable angle and the Multi-Programmer BTP4000

Italmatic’s Italsensor with variable angle and the Multi-Programmer BTP4000

Thursday 15th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Italmatic has introduced a new model of Italsensor that is available now with a variable angle 0-40°. According to the company, “the product has the same design as EZ 2.0 from Schrader”, which means – in Italmatic’s words – it is: “extremely compact electronics, light…and top quality...

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European Parliament acknowledges that access to in-car data is ‘essential’

Thursday 15th March 2018 | 0 Comments

The European Parliament overwhelmingly supported the adoption of the Own Initiative Report by Istvan Ujhelyi on Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems. Tyre association ETRMA has added its voice to that of the 633 MEPs that supported the request for the European Commission to publish a legislative initiative to guarantee fair, unrestricted and in real time access to in-vehicle data, before the end of the year.

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Hamaton launching new 3-in-1 valve at Tire Cologne 2018

Hamaton launching new 3-in-1 valve at Tire Cologne 2018

Wednesday 14th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Hamaton Ltd has announced plans to launch a new three-in-one replacement valve. This innovative TPMS valve is designed to fit both of Schrader’s parallel (‘6-207’) and right-angled (‘6-210’) fitments, as well as accommodating for the high-speed version of the valve (‘6-210H’). Therefore, the new 6-213B combined valve not only benefits from a high-speed rating, but also has nearly double the compatibility with direct TPMS-enabled vehicles.

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Cyber security comes to the fore

Cyber security comes to the fore

Friday 9th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Bentley has been unveiling what it calls the first hybrid electric super-luxury car at the Geneva Motor Show. Other manufacturers (like Porsche) may disagree with this assertion, but the launch marks something of a landmark for the industry with more and more emphasis being paid to the new generation of electric and hybrid vehicles. Indeed, during the company’s latest financial results, Pirelli’s Marco Tronchettic Provera even spoke about the digitisation of the company’s business as if it is normal – something that was followed by the launch of Pirelli’s Cyber Car in Geneva at the start of March. In short, the Cyber Car system offers an OEM solution to send data from the tyres to the car and from the car to the cloud for the benefit of that particular driver as well as road-users in general.

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Pirelli presents Cyber Car sensor integration solution

Pirelli presents Cyber Car sensor integration solution

Wednesday 7th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Last year Pirelli presented the Pirelli Connesso system in Geneva, this year the tyre make is taking the technology behind that aftermarket tyre sensor integration solution to the next level with an OE-orientated version that the company calls Cyber Car.

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