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)...

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...

Europe Googles Michelin most, report

As per the latest list of price comparison site Rezulteo, Michelin is the most searched tyre brand on Google in Europe. The website studied the popularity of tyre brands in Europe using Google search volume data for tyre manufacturers in each country from August 1,...

New-gen car tyre from Falken Tyre

Japanese tyremaker Falken Tyre India has launched its new-generation standard series tyres – SINCERA SN832i – for cars in India. These tyres are designed and developed for small and midsize hatchbacks, sedans, MUVs and Compact SUVs, and are available in 27 different...