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Car sales rally as recovery gains momentum

December 2013 has seen monthly European car sales rise to their highest gain in four years, data has also shown the recovery beginning to spread to the Mediterranean markets. New vehicle registrations across both the European Union and European Free Trade Association trading bloc increase to 948,090, the fourth straight monthly gain according to ACEA (Association of European Carmakers). After se...

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The Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid

  Unveiled in 2010 at the Geneva Motor Show as a concept, the reality was unveiled in Frankfurt 2013. The 918 Spyder boasts a 4.6 litre V8 developing 608bhp, with two electric motors producing a further 279bhp giving the 918 a total of 887bhp. The 918 is the second plug-in hybrid in the Porsche range after the 2014 Panamera S E-Hybrid. Pair this engine with the 7 speed PDK double clutch g...

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The New Lexus RC F

Revealed at the Detroit Motor Show 2014 the Lexus RC F appears to the Japanese answer to the upcoming BMW M4, that will produce 431bhp. The RC F Sports coupe is expected to generate more than 450bhp from its V-8 engine. In a statement, the car’s chief engineer Yukihiko Yaguchi says, “I’ve built the RC F to be enjoyed by all enthusiasts – no matter their level of expertise”. The V-8 i...

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Goodyear debuts new road-derived NASCAR tyre in Atlanta

Reversing the usual development trend of racetrack-to-road, Goodyear’s newly designed right-side tyre marks the introduction of its Multi-Zone Tread Technology, combining two different rubber compounds in a single tread to face the conditions of one of NASCAR’s most demanding speedways. “Atlanta is one of our biggest challenges from a tyre perspective,” said Stu Grant, Goodyear’s genera...

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Bridgestone’s durable tyres clocking up the plaudits

Bridgestone has believes it has unearthed two of its most durable sets of tyres, after discovering a pair of motorists with a collective clock of 150,000 miles. Both John Tuff, of Devon and Brian Wilde, of East Yorkshire, contacted the brand’s head office to celebrate the longevity of their tyres, which are still refusing to show signs of extensive wear. John, who drives a 2007 Mitsubishi Shoga...

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Goodyear Marathon Coach Winning on the Road

Reays Coaches, the award winning travel business has equipped its vehicles with the new impressive Marathon Coach. The coach company is one of the biggest fleets of private coaches in the north of England and provides official team coaches for several Championship, League 1 and League 2 football clubs. The deal was done after Reays were impressed with the excellent even wear, mileage and a high c...

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Bridgestone UK’s groundbreaking tyre app goes global

A groundbreaking tyre monitoring app developed by Bridgestone UK is now being rolled out across other European markets, after its effectiveness was deemed too indispensable to ignore. The sales force assisting ‘Challenge’ app works by calculating the true cost of tyres over time and shares the performance data with all other users, before providing performance comparisons against competitors...

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Nankang ECO-2 Won 2013 AMPA Innovation Awards

The Innovation Awards is a highlight in the annual TAIPEI AMPA(Taipei International Auto Parts & Accessories Show), occupies a major status as trade fair in the auto parts & automotive components industry. Nankang ECO-2 was awarded 2013 AMPA Innovation Awards for achieving increased fuel saving with excellent grip. ECO-2 features “compact” design by minimizing its cross-section width ...

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Goodyear completes EfficientGrip range with introduction of EfficientGrip Performance

From SUV to compact city car, Goodyear delivers a summer tyre from a single range Goodyear announces today that, with the introduction of the EfficientGrip Performance, and the EfficientGrip Compact in a number of small sizes, it has effectively achieved its target of offering a range of tyres to suit all European road car needs. From the EfficientGrip SUV, introduced last year to serve the large...

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Continental tops the Which? Best Buy table

Which? recognise the ContiPremiumContact 5 and ContiSportContact 5 in Best Buy awards Which?, the consumer champion, has awarded Best Buy status to the ContiPremiumContact 5 and ContiSportContact 5 in two popular tyre sizes. The Which? Best Buy endorsements reveal the must-have tyres across popular sizes. The awards highlight exceptional performance with an overall ranking and are seen as an imp...

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