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Pirelli launches Cinturato P1 Plus in the US

22nd April 2014 | 0 Comments

Pirelli has launched the Cinturato P1 Plus tyre in the US. A summer ultra high-performance tyre aimed at luxury, mid, full-size and sport cars, the Cinturato P1 continues Pirelli’s successful “Plus” strategy derived from original equipment product development. However, according to the company, the Cinturato P1 Plus is dedicated to the aftermarket and includes an increased emphasis on treadwear.

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Borg & Beck expands product range as rotating electrics join the line-up

Borg & Beck expands product range as rotating electrics join the line-up

4th April 2014 | 0 Comments

First Line’s Borg & Beck brand is expanding to encompass a comprehensive range of high quality rotating electrics. The brand is already an established player in the clutch sector and is increasing its interest in the braking market. The new programme contains more than 1,000 starter and alternator references.

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ATS guarantees five year charge on batteries

3rd December 2013 | 0 Comments

ATS Euromaster is offering a new range of premium batteries for cars and light commercial vehicles, available with a five year warranty. The Platinum Prestige Plus batteries give motorists and fleets added confidence that their battery will meet or exceed original equipment specifications and deliver reliable performance over a longer life. According to the company, […]

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Litchfield 102mm R35 GT-R Exhaust

27th November 2013 | 0 Comments

Litchfield – the GT-R tuner - has released details of its latest exhaust system for the R35 variant. This latest system has been precision-fabricated in a substantial 102mm (4”) diameter is aimed at “those discerning owners that refuse to compromise on either soundtrack or performance for their car.”

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Dayco appoints Chris Showan technical manager

Dayco appoints Chris Showan technical manager

25th October 2013 | 0 Comments

Aftermarket parts supplier Dayco has appointed Chris Showan as the company’s technical manager. Showan brings with him more than 25 years of aftermarket knowledge and experience from time at businesses such as Supra Automotive/Moprod, Quinton Hazell and latterly, Schaeffler Automotive.

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ACDelco introduces 1,200 part brake disc range

ACDelco introduces 1,200 part brake disc range

26th July 2013 | 12,345 Comments

Having introduced a new range of brake discs at the beginning of the year, ACDelco’s UK and European aftermarket operation says the company has been “delighted with the uptake”. Taking in some 1,200 part numbers, the range provides comprehensive coverage of the pan-European vehicle parc and complements the distributor’s existing range of 1,500 brake pads.

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Milltek’s M135i (F20) performance exhaust system

Milltek’s M135i (F20) performance exhaust system

27th June 2013 | 12,345 Comments

Milltek has released details of its new performance exhaust system for the new BMW M135i. The latest F20 chassis car features BMW’s twin scroll turbo engine, which Milltek says suits its extraction technology and craftsmanship. Initially launched as a cat-back only set-up, Milltek will provide the additional option of a turbo-back system, complete with large bore downpipe and high-flow cat configurations.

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Wheelwright appointed UK MAK wheels distributor

Wheelwright appointed UK MAK wheels distributor

20th June 2013 | 12,345 Comments

Wheelwright has been appointed official distributor for premium Italian wheel manufacturer MAK in the UK. The wheel supplier says MAK is at the forefront of cutting edge design with a range that covers almost every market, fitment and type of vehicle. MAK’s commercial range includes both five and six-stud fitments and load indexing to cover the heaviest and toughest applications. Wheelwright managing director Kevin Greer pronounced the company “delighted” to have added the “peerless” MAK brand to its portfolio.

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Wheelwright releases AEZ Bridge design

Wheelwright releases AEZ Bridge design

9th April 2013 | 12,345 Comments

Wheel distributor Wheelwright has released details of a new addition to the premium AEZ range. The latest wheel from the German-Austrian brand is called the Bridge and uses a range of subtle OEM styling cues to create a tasteful and understated design.

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Hofmann re-introduces electro-mechanical & hydraulic lifts

Hofmann re-introduces electro-mechanical & hydraulic lifts

11th February 2013 | 12,345 Comments

Renown German brand Hofmann has reintroduced a number of lifts into its line-up. The products, previously known under the Europa name, have been reintroduced to complement the current range of electro-mechanical products manufactured at Hofmann’s European factory. The lift range, which includes both electro-hydraulic and the EML 3000 two-post electro-mechanical lift, is available from all Hofmann distributors.

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Avon 3D Ultra now covered by warranty scheme

Avon 3D Ultra now covered by warranty scheme

22nd January 2013 | 0 Comments

Avon Tyres has added several versions of the 3D Ultra motorcycle tyre range to its Road Hazard Warranty. This means that, in certain instances, should a 3D Ultra tyre become unserviceable as a result of what Avon considers “qualified tyre damage”, such as through a puncture, a replacement will be offered at no charge.

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Taxi manufacturer in Administration

1st November 2012 | 0 Comments

Matthew Hammond, Tony Barrell, Ian Green and Mike Jervis were appointed joint administrators of Manganese Bronze Holdings plc, LTI Limited, MBH Services Limited and MBH Property Services Limited (“the Group”) on 30 October 2012. The Group is the manufacturer and retailer of the iconic London taxi, sold in the UK and abroad. It provides a retail and maintenance service through its wholly-owned dealerships throughout the UK, under the trading name The London Taxi Company. It has a turnover of £75m and 277 employees in total including three overseas employees. 175 employees are based at the Group’s head office and manufacturing site located in Coventry with the remaining employees spread across dealerships in London, Manchester, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Coventry.

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Michelin awareness campaign down under

18th October 2012 | 0 Comments

To make it easier for motorists in Australia to identify an authorised Michelin tyre dealer, Michelin Australia has launched an initiative to help. The 750 tyre retailers across Michelin Australia's national Authorised Dealer Network will now display new in-store signage allowing consumers to quickly identify them as an authorised dealer at a glance.

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Banner: Correct battery choice ‘vital’

12th September 2012 | 0 Comments

Sell premium quality batteries, they Cost less than a tank of fuel. That’s the view put forward by Banner, the battery maker, which suggests it is prudent to supply and fit the best battery you can: “Budget batteries are fine for older cars without any electrical consumers but there are less of those on the roads today.”

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Infinity introduces 30-day passenger car tyre warranty

14th August 2012 | 0 Comments

Infinity Tyres has announced the introduction of a new UK car tyre warranty backed with a 30-day exchange guarantee. The warranty is being introduced in co-operation with its authorised partner, Bond International, and will be honoured at any authorised Infinity dealership in the UK. The brand says it expects to increase further the public’s confidence in the Infinity product, since it also covers the tyres for accidental damage occurrences.

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