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January 2017
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Michelin Wins SIMA 2017 Innovation award for ‘2 in 1’ Ag Tire.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 12:30 pm   /   International, NEWS

Michelin’s subsidiary, Michelin North America Inc. won the 2017 Innovation Gold Medal for its “2 in 1” ag tyre at SIMA, the renowned Paris International Agri-Business Show. The tyre was chosen as one of the winners of the award by a panel of international agriculture professionals. The award recognizes those exhibitors who develop products that […]

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American-Manufactured Trailer Tyre Launched by Goodyear.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 12:24 pm   /   International, NEWS, Reader's Choice

PRESS RELEASE. For years, hobbyists who tow boats, jet skis and snowmobiles to recreational destinations have asked for an American-manufactured trailer tyre to help carry their cargo with confidence. Millions of workers who haul equipment from job to job have echoed that desire. The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company (GT) has answered that call with […]

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RSDC & Hindustan University come together for rubber skill training.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 11:19 am   /   Editor's Choice, National, NEWS

Rubber Skill Development Council (RSDC), the sector skill council for Rubber sector in India, has joined hands with Hindustan University, Chennai for imparting programmes in Rubber Technology. RSDC has been set up by All India Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA) and Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA) in collaboration with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and is […]

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Audi to launch diesel variant of A4 in India in February 2017.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 11:13 am   /   Automotive, National, Reader's Choice

Since its launch in September last year, the new A4 has been offered with only a 150hp 1.4-litre turbo-petrol engine, with the automaker having put off the launch of the diesel car to a later stage at the time. Now, Audi is set to launch the long-awaited diesel engine version of the A4 in February. […]

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New Ford Mustang Face-Lift model to be launched in India in 2018.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 10:44 am   /   Automotive, Featured, National, NEWS

The Ford Mustang, recently went through a major mid-life update. Unlike previous mid life updates on older generations, the new face-lift Ford Mustang is quite a major change in terms of exterior and interior design. Of course, it also brings along a whole bunch of new and up-to-date technology in terms of infotainment and user […]

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Nitto Tire Corp. to be OE on 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 10:11 am   /   Automotive, Editor's Choice, Featured, International

Nitto Tire Corp. is getting an unexpected dose of publicity as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles L.L.C. disclosed that the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon will roll out on Demon-branded Nitto NT05R drag radials when it debuts at the New York auto show in April. This fitment makes the Demon the “first-ever factory production car built with […]

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NR Prices witness a three year high due to supply disruption from Thailand.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 9:57 am   /   National, NEWS, Reader's Choice

Prices of natural rubber in India jumped to a three-year high on Monday on thin supplies and tracking gains in overseas markets due to supply disruptions in top producer Thailand, dealers said. The rally in prices might increase the raw material costs for tyre makers, thereby, putting pressure on their profitability, as natural rubber makes […]

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VW Tiguan to use Falken as OE.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 9:52 am   /   Automotive, Editor's Choice, International, NEWS

PRESS RELEASE Tyre brand FALKEN is the original equipment manufacturer for the new Volkswagen Tiguan models, as of 1 January 2017. The company is supplying FALKEN ZIEX ZE914A ECORUN tyres in the dimension 215/65 R17 99V to factory-equip the new vehicles. Volkswagen’s compact SUV offers attractive new design, comfort and convenience, and top-class driving dynamics. […]

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Michelin launches new Tweel Tyre for Golf Carts.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 9:47 am   /   Editor's Choice, International, NEWS

Michelin Tweel Technologies brought out  a new product, the Michelin X Tweel Turf airless radial tyre for golf carts. The first-of-its-kind airless radial golf cart tyre-wheel assembly replaces the standard 18X8.5N10 front and rear tyre and wheel for golf carts, said the company. This new four-bolt pattern version of the Michelin X Tweel Turf is […]

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Continental celebrates 70 years in SA, Plans to expand.

Posted: January 31, 2017 at 9:41 am   /   International, NEWS, Reader's Choice

Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) is celebrating a significant milestone as the company reaches its 70th anniversary this year. “The 70th anniversary for Continental Tyre SA is a proud achievement for the company, and for all our people that have helped us reach this significant chapter in our proud history,” Shaun Uys, managing director of […]

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