Will EV Revolution Impact SR Price?

By Louis Rumao: With aggressive targets set by many nations to phase out emission-spewing internal combustion-powered vehicles, the sales of electric vehicles (EV’s) are expected to overtake the sales of the former by 2040. However, it remains to be seen whether the...

Tyre Tread Depth Michelin Stance

By Peter Taylor:  Michelin has vocally opposed the need for any legal change to their tyre tread depth laws amid raging campaigns these days for a standard 2 mm or even 3 mm as the minimum tread depth for a summer car tyre instead of 1.6 mm fixed early This recurring...

Train & Share Knowledge, Help Industry Grow

By Adam Gosling: Training and knowledge sharing help industries grow beyond where they are now, engage people to become more productive and generate income to maintain their families What is training? “Training is the art of teaching what the students don’t know,” is...

Abrabor Integrating Brazil’s NR Grower Bodies

By Diogo Esperante: Brazil’s great expansion in NR cultivation in the past 25 years prompted local industry agents to create associations which recently came together under one Federal representation called ABRABOR. It has helped integrating activities of grower...

TYRE SAFETY SERVICES YET TO GAIN PRIORITY

By John Stone: Tyre safety services are not so much of a priority for dealers and garages though ultimately it is the dealer’s responsibility to ensure that worn and dangerous tyres are replaced when found on inspection “A worn tyre Sir…no problem, drive on!”...

MICHELIN REVOLUTIONARY THINKING

By Peter Taylor: Michelin has realised that closing factories in developed countries and moving production offshore would have been the worst mistake imaginable If Michelin is to be believed, Western Europe’s abandonment of tyre manufacturing may at last be coming to...