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Apollo Alnac 4G wins TRiLA Hatchback tyre of the Year award 2016.

Posted: July 19, 2017 at 8:38 pm   /   Automotive, Editor's Choice, National, NEWS, Reader's Choice, TRiLA

The TRiLA Hatchback car Tyre of the Year was awarded to Apollo Alnac 4G in a star studded ceremony at the Chennai Trade Center, Chennai, India on the eve of July 12th 2017. The Tyre & Rubber Industry Leadership Acknowledgement (TRiLA) Award for Hatchback car tyre of the year was presented by Mr. Neelanjan Banerjee (Sr. Executive Director […]

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TRiLA Awards 2017 : Apollo leads the award tally as Bridgestone and Yokohama Close in

Posted: July 19, 2017 at 8:14 pm   /   Automotive, Editor's Choice, Featured, National, NEWS, Reader's Choice, TRiLA, Tyre Industry

July 12th 2017,  was witness to the Tyre & Rubber Industry Leadership Acknowledgement (TRiLA) Awards, a day in the year that marked one of the most sought after celebrations in the tyre industry. The TRiLA 2017, India’s only award ceremony that celebrates the passion, hard-work & dedication of the individuals & organizations in the Tyre & […]

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New Ford vehicles are seen at a parking lot of the Ford factory in Sao Bernardo do Campo February 12, 2015. Automobile sales in Brazil this year are expected to post their biggest drop in 16 years, underscoring the depths of an industry crisis that has triggered layoffs and trade tensions, national dealership association Fenabrave said on March 3, 2015. New registrations are expected to fall 10 percent from a year earlier and could reach their lowest level since 2009, following steep drops in January and February.Sales of cars, trucks and buses tumbled 28 percent in February from January, Fenabrave reported on Tuesday. January sales had plunged 31 percent from December. Brazilian consumer and business confidence is crumbling as rising interest rates and accelerating inflation squeeze household budgets, choking off one of the few sources of economic growth in recent years. Picture taken February 12, 2015. (Paulo Whitaker/Reuters)

New-car sales to fall nearly 4% in North America in the month of June.

Posted: July 5, 2017 at 12:13 pm   /   Automotive, International, NEWS

New-vehicle sales in North America are expected to fall nearly 4% year-over-year to a total of 1.46 million units in June 2017, resulting in an estimated 16.3 million seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR), according to pricing and automotive market research firm Kelley Blue Book. Tim Fleming, analyst for Kelley Blue Book, said: “Kelley Blue Book […]

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GM to drive industry toward sustainable natural rubber tyres

Posted: May 17, 2017 at 7:43 am   /   Automotive, Editor's Choice, International, NEWS

General Motors Co. is collaborating with rubber and tyre suppliers to establish a plan to source more rubber through environmentally sound and sustainable natural rubber production. Additionally, the auto maker also intends to move the industry toward net-zero deforestation and uphold human and labor rights. Steve Kiefer, GM’s senior vice president of global purchasing and […]

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UAE set to introduce digital tyre-monitoring system.

Posted: May 17, 2017 at 7:35 am   /   Automotive, International, NEWS, Reader's Choice

A hi-tech digital tyre-monitoring system will be introduced late this year in the United Arab Emirates, according to Emarat Al Youm newspaper. All tyres will be fitted with special chips to monitor their safety and detect any foul play and tampering with required quality standards or fake tyres. Emirates Authority for Standardisation and Metrology (ESMA) said that […]

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Posted: May 17, 2017 at 7:32 am   /   Automotive, Featured, International, NEWS, Reader's Choice

Announced as ‘the most spectacular truck competition on the planet’, the 2017 FIA European Truck Racing Championship will again see Goodyear supply its specially developed Truck Racing tyres to all competitors.  The teams finalized their preparation and testing and are ready for the season start at the Red Bull Ring in Austria on May 13 and 14. Entering its […]

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e bay to start rolling out tyre fitting services in Germany.

Posted: May 11, 2017 at 8:42 am   /   Automotive, Featured, NEWS, Reader's Choice

Beginning this month, eBay will begin adding tyre fitting to the portfolio of automotive services it offers in certain markets. The online giant says eBay Motors will initially offer tyre fitting to motorists in Germany before rolling out the service in the US market this summer. eBay has yet to provide a timetable for the […]

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Michelin to provider Scorcher tyre for Harley in India.

Posted: April 19, 2017 at 10:19 am   /   Automotive, Featured, National, NEWS, Reader's Choice

Harley Davidson motorcycles will now come with Michelin Scorcher tyres. Michelin made the announcement adding that the tyres will be available at the brand’s authorised dealer networks of Michelin and Harley Davidson, who have been global partners since 2008. The Scorcher 11 and Scorcher 31 will come as standard tyres on the Sportster, Dyna, V-Rod […]

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Continental opens future mobility R&D center

Posted: April 19, 2017 at 9:28 am   /   Automotive, Editor's Choice, International, NEWS

The technology branch of Continental is expanding its worldwide network of R&D centers with a new location in San José in Silicon Valley, California. The facility will have 300 employees that will work on solutions for automated driving, electromobility, connectivity and mobility services. Continental says it is investing millions of dollars in the new R&D […]

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Jaguar to launch 10 new cars in India in 2017.

Posted: April 11, 2017 at 11:08 am   /   Automotive, Editor's Choice, Featured, National, NEWS

Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover plans to launch 10 new products in India this year as it looks to accelerate sales growth. The company will also consider assembling more models in India as part of its strategy to enhance operations in India. “Last year despite the challenges in the market we were among the only […]

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