Apollo Tyres to launch Vredestein brand in India in March ’21

With Vredestein, Apollo Tyres is planning to cater to the higher segment of the market, which means products that will bring in higher profits. The brand will compete against other international manufacturers such as Michelin, Bridgestone and Goodyear. In August 2020, Apollo Tyres had announced that it was working towards

Why Bottas changed three tyres at his last stop in Bahrain

Mercedes Formula 1 driver Valtteri Bottas finished a lowly eighth in Bahrain after a tricky race that saw him make three pitstops – including one where he changed only three tyres. It was the Finn’s second consecutive disastrous Sunday after his 14th place in the rain-affected event in Turkey, where he spun six times. Mercedes

Alex Albon: Soft tyres and high-fuel needed for quali | F1 News by PlanetF1

Alex Albon feels using the softest tyres and race fuel levels may be the only approach for qualifying at the Turkish GP. The new, shiny surface at Istanbul Park made both the morning and afternoon Friday practice sessions more like Formula 1 on ice than a traditional grands prix. Lewis

The future of tyres: the latest tech and eco tyres

Tyre technology is moving fast, and we look at the top 10 tyre revolutions you need to know about You may not think so, but tyre technology is ever changing and moving on at speed, as new production processes are frequently introduced to make drivers’ lives safer. • Winter tyres

What are part-worn tyres? And should you buy them?

Depending on who you ask, part-worn tyres are either a great money-saver or a risky gamble. So we’ve put together some tips You may have seen signs advertising part-worn tyres for sale at the side of the road and wondered – what are they precisely? Well, to some, they’re a

Ceat Tyres partners with ReadyAssist for roadside assistance

Ceat Tyres has partnered with ReadyAssist to offer 24×7 roadside assistance services to its customers. Prices for the roadside assistance program start at Rs. 200 for a puncture repair at the doorstep. The company is also offering complimentary sanitisation of the vehicle. In addition to puncture repair, other services provided

JK Tyres starts operations in the USA

JK Tyres has started operations in the USA. The company has set up a new company called Western Tires INC. It is based in Houston, Texas. Over the past 2 decades, JK Tyres has been exporting to the USA through its local partners. The newly formed Western Tires INC will

JK Tyres starts operations in the USA

JK Tyres has started operations in the USA. The company has set up a new company called Western Tires INC. It is based in Houston, Texas. Over the past 2 decades, JK Tyres has been exporting to the USA through its local partners. The newly formed Western Tires INC will

COVID-19: Apollo Tyres’ top management takes 15-25% pay cut

The top management of Apollo Tyres has voluntarily decided to take a pay cut in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. The Chairman and Managing Director, Onkar S Kanwar and the Vice Chairman & MD, Neeraj Kanwar today announced a 25% reduction in their salary. Other members of the

Lewis Hamilton: Pirelli tyres 'way too inflated'

Lewis Hamilton has criticised Pirelli’s tyres, saying they are now “way too inflated” and that they must be pushed to do better. Pirelli planned to introduce a new construction for their 2020 tyres after criticism that finding the operating window of their 2019 rubber was too difficult, but after extensive