Bridgestone opens Fleet Point in Vijayawada

Bridgestone India launched its new Fleet Point (BFP) in India in the transportation hub of Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. The fleet point outlet was inaugurated by Kollu Ravindra, Minister for Law and Justice, Andhra Pradesh, and Akitomo Takahashi, General Manager,...

Goodyear to expand its Slovenian manufacturing facility

Goodyear has announced plans to expand its manufacturing facility in Kranj, Slovenia, to meet the growing demand for premium tyres in EMEA. Goodyear plans to invest €94 million in the Slovenia plant which will add 5400 square meters to accommodate advanced tyre...

GRI installs 1.2 MW solar power system

GRI, a leading producer of Specialty Tires in Sri Lanka, has installed one of the largest roof top solar systems in the country. With a capacity of 1,200kW (1.2MW), the solar panels are expected to generate 136,557kWh of electricity per month. This green initiative...

How to take care of your electric car tyres

The electric vehicle (EV) revolution is sweeping the world. As the automotive industry is all set to migrate from internal combustion (IC) engine vehicle to Electric Vehicle (EV), it will have a serious effect on tyres, a key component of the electric vehicle. Experts...