Hankook Tire, DTM extend partnership

Hankook Tire will remain the exclusive supplier of the DTM for the next four years, the company said. The tyre maker and DTM marketer ITR have agreed on an early extension to the partnership contract, which now runs through to 2023. The new contract sees Hankook Tire...

Indian tyre majors fare well in FY19 despite odds

By Sharad P Matade The year 2018-19 was a period of many challenges to Indian tyre majors. Rising crude prices, increase in cost of raw materials such as natural rubber, subdued demand in the automobile sector leading to production cuts etc hit the bottom line of tyre...

Apollo Tyres launches EnduMaxx brand of light truck tyres

Catering to the growing demand for the pick-up trucks in India, leading tyre major Apollo Tyres introduced Endumaxx brand of tyres for this segment of vehicles. As per company estimates, the light truck radial category has a potential of 112,000 tyres per month in...

ATRC 2019 held in Chennai, India

The fifth Asian Tyre and Rubber Conference (ATRC 2019) with the theme “Automation Technology: Future Reality in Manufacturing” has started in style at Hyatt Regency in Chennai, India. Anant Goenka, Managing Director of CEAT Tyres has inaugurated the two-day conference...

Apollo launches new light truck tyre

The light truck radial tyre category has a potential of 1,12,000 tyres per month in India, and it is growing at a much faster pace than any other segment. To tap this area, Apollo Tyres has launched Endumaxx brand tyres in the country. Designed and developed at the...

Goodyear hosts Global Week of Volunteering

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. hosted its third annual Global Week of Volunteering in 30 locations around the world from May 30-June 5, 2019. During the week, Goodyear teams performed hands-on volunteer work and extended professional services to non-profit...