Rising demand has seen Goodyear launch retread versions of its Goodyear and Dunlop-branded high load trailer tyres. Grégory Boucharlat, Goodyear Dunlop Tyres EMEA retread operations, said: “More countries in Europe have extended regulations to permit axle weights more than the standard 40 tonnes on 5-axle articulated vehicles. “As a result we see an increasing demand from fleet operators for high load trailer tyres capable of enabling total weights more than 40 tonnes. With the new TreadMax KMax T and TreadMax […]
Leading tyre brands Bridgestone and Goodyear have introduced new products designed to cut costs for CV operators.
Goodyear has launched Proactive Solutions, a fleet management service that builds on is Fleet Online Solution for tyre management which has been around 10 years and covers over 350,000 vehicles in Europe. The services offered fall into two broad families, Proactive Tyre and Proactive Fleet, which includes two options Driver Behaviour and Track & Trace to reduce fuel consumption and improve safety. But Goodyear Proactive Solutions (GPS) can be almost whatever the customer needs it to be to improve vehicle […]
In the latest episode of the Motor Transport Podcast, Chris, Ashleigh and Chris chat about the cost of congestion on the UK’s roads, as two studies named the UK as one of the most congested countries in the world. And are HGVs to blame for the nation’s pothole-riddled roads?