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Absolute Alignment introduces first 20 Approved Motorsport Centres

Absolute Alignment introduces first 20 Approved Motorsport Centres

10th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Wheel alignment equipment supplier Absolute Alignment has announced its first Absolute Alignment Approved Motorsport Centres in the UK. More than 20 workshops are in the company’s new network, which it says is “dedicated to providing the best in race car servicing and set-up.”

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Landsail Tyres extends partnership with driving charity Speed of Sight: video

Landsail Tyres extends partnership with driving charity Speed of Sight: video

8th January 2019 | 0 Comments

Disabled driving charity Speed of Sight and Landsail Tyres have announced a major extension of their title sponsorship deal for 2019. In 2018 the Manchester-based charity used the partnership to extend its reach across the UK, offering more car enthusiasts with disabilities the chance to enjoy the thrill of driving on a track day than ever before.

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Vredestein ‘celebrates farming life’ in promotional video for agricultural tyres

Vredestein ‘celebrates farming life’ in promotional video for agricultural tyres

4th December 2018 | 0 Comments

Vredestein has produced a promotional video focused on the role of farmers, their connection to the soil, and the hard work they do every day. Made by award-winning Amsterdam-based studio Sounds Like Film and the result of nine months of filming, the video is part of Vredestein’s Live the Land campaign for its agricultural tyre portfolio.

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MotoGP – an ongoing challenge

MotoGP – an ongoing challenge

17th October 2018 | 0 Comments

Michelin has produced a second video covering its engagement as MotoGP tyre supplier. The English-subtitled video follows on from the short film released at the end of the 2016 season, Michelin’s first as exclusive supplier following an eight-year hiatus, and takes a behind-the-scenes look at the French tyre firm’s latest achievements in the sport.

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Falken releases ‘One Team, One Tyre, One Goal’ Nürburgring 24h-Race video

Falken releases ‘One Team, One Tyre, One Goal’ Nürburgring 24h-Race video

5th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Falken has produced a new video showcasing the 2018 ADAC Zurich 24h-Race at the Nürburgring. The video aims to give motorsport fans a sense of the challenges its Falken Motorsports team faced during the event. Read the full article to view the video.

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Bridgestone Weather Control A005 all-season touring tyre available in UK

Bridgestone Weather Control A005 all-season touring tyre available in UK

28th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Following its launch a month ago, Bridgestone’s Weather Control A005 is available nationwide now. Available with 68 sizes for 15” to 20” rims, it will immediately cover demand for 94 per cent of passenger cars and on-road SUVs, with additional sizes being made available in 2019. In November 2018, Bridgestone will also be releasing four small-van sizes to the market. They will be fitted with its DriveGuard technology, which brings the benefits of runflat tyres to the broader market.

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Autoelectro premieres its ‘behind the scenes’ video online

Autoelectro premieres its ‘behind the scenes’ video online

25th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Autoelectro has released its new ‘behind the scenes’ video, filmed at its Bradford headquarters and remanufacturing facility, that illustrates the company’s journey to becoming the UK’s largest independent remanufacturer and supplier of starter motors and alternators.

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On the Pulse: Falken Tyres releases Liverpool FC video

On the Pulse: Falken Tyres releases Liverpool FC video

18th May 2018 | 0 Comments

Official Global Tyre Partner to Liverpool Football Club, Falken Tyres, has launched a new global campaign featuring LFC first team players Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Dominic Solanke, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joe Gomez. The players help bring to life its global strapline ‘On The Pulse’ through the making of a unique music track.

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DVSA releases MOT change video

DVSA releases MOT change video

18th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The way that the MOT test works in England, Scotland and Wales will change from this Sunday. The changes will affect cars, vans, motorcycles and other light passenger vehicles. The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency has published a video in which Neil Barlow, head of MOT Policy at the DVSA, explains what is changing.

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Dunlop ready for ‘extreme demands’ of the 24h Nürburgring race

Dunlop ready for ‘extreme demands’ of the 24h Nürburgring race

9th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The 24h race at the Nürburgring is billed as the biggest race in the world, with 151 vehicles and more than 500 drivers taking part. Dunlop is equipping numerous professional and ambitious customer teams for the race on 12 - 13 May. They will compete on a 25.4-kilometre combination of the Grand Prix course and the Nordschleife. This year, the tyre brand says it is “on the mission to defend” its 2017 title. Dunlop and Audi achieved overall victory last year, setting a record-breaking distance of 4,009.7 kilometres.

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Falken Tyre to mark 20th motorsport season on Nürburgring: video

Falken Tyre to mark 20th motorsport season on Nürburgring: video

1st May 2018 | 0 Comments

Falken will contest its 20th season at the 2018 Nürburgring 24-Hour Race and subsequent VLN Endurance Championship. The Falken Motorsports driver line-up, which has been altered for 2018, are competing in its two GT3 cars, the Porsche 911 GT3 and BMW M6 GT3. Falken has also produced a video to mark the occasion of two decades on the Nordschleife “Green Hell”.

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Gratomic and Perpetuus partner in graphene tyre project

30th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Canada-based Gratomic Inc. has signed a letter of collaboration with Perpetuus Carbon Technologies Limited to develop and market graphite-derived graphenes and graphene hybrids for tyre elastomers. According Gratomic, a number of end-user customers (which in this case means tyre manufacturers) are already road-testing tyres based on this material. Bicycle tyres, motorbike tyres, military tyres and race tyres are said to be key areas of interest.

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Tyre-related deaths and injuries preventable: Highways England and Bridgestone

Tyre-related deaths and injuries preventable: Highways England and Bridgestone

27th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Simple checks could prevent almost three-quarters of motorway incidents related to tyre failure. This is one of the conclusions of an 18-month study conducted by Bridgestone and Highways England. More than 30 people were killed or seriously injured in motorway accidents in 2016 due to illegal or faulty tyres.

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A great season for Manchester City – and Nexen Tire

A great season for Manchester City – and Nexen Tire

20th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Nexen Tire is revelling in Manchester City FC’s Premier League success. Travis Kang, chief executive officer of Nexen Tire, states that as official tyre partner, Nexen is “thrilled” with Manchester City’s confirmation as Premier League champion.

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Doublestar names GB Tyres as exclusive UK and Ireland distributor

Doublestar names GB Tyres as exclusive UK and Ireland distributor

12th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Qindao Doublestar Overseas Trading Co. Ltd. has appointed GB Tyres UK Ltd, based in Tipton, West Midlands, as the exclusive United Kingdom and Ireland distributor of the Doublestar branded range of radial truck tyres.

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