Porsche’s Cayenne to be equipped with ADVAN Sport V105 tyre

The Yokohama Rubber Company has begun supplying ADVAN Sport V105 tyres to Porsche as original equipment (OE) for the Cayenne premium SUV. Yokohama tyres have been used as OE on Porsche’s Cayenne since the SUV was first introduced, with the new Cayenne the third model...

Cooper Tire’s Vietnam plant starts production

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company and Sailun Vietnam Company has celebrated production of the first tyre at ACTR, their new joint venture (JV) facility located near Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Cooper owns 35 percent of ACTR, which will produce truck and bus radial (TBR)...

Lanxess product offers more scope in 3D printing

Speciality chemical company Lanxess is working with 3D printing firms to provide the next generation of Low Free (LF) isocyanate urethane prepolymers that can be formulated into resins for 3D printing. These high-performance resins, based on Adiprene LF pPDI...

Yokohama tyres win award at 2019 SEMA show

Yokohama Rubber Company has won all three of the New Products Awards in the Tyre and Related Product category at the 2019 SEMA Show in Las Vegas from November 5–8. The company displayed the global flagship ADVAN brand and its GEOLANDAR brand of tyres for SUVs and...

Nominations open for TTI awards

The process for selecting the winners of the 2020 Tire Technology International Awards for Innovation and Excellence has started with the call for nominations. It is the world’s biggest celebration of endeavour in the field of tyre development and...