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Pirelli Equips BMW i4 M50 with EV Tires

Pirelli has developed P Zero tires with Elect technology for BMW’s first fully electric car.

Bridgestone Provides A/T, Winter Tires for Lamborghini Huracán Sterrato

Bridgestone said the tire is the world’s first-ever supercar all-terrain tire to feature run-flat technology.

EVs, Fleet Management to Aid Commercial Tire Growth

The post-COVID market is bouncing back, which will drive market trends in 2023.

New Maxam MS302 Approved for Caterpillar Dump Trucks

Maxam Tire North America says Caterpillar Inc. has validated and approved its MS302 size 29.5R25 E3/L3 tire for use on Cat 740 GC Articulated Dump Trucks. The company says the Maxam MS302 is engineered for the toughest applications, delivering superior traction and high resistance to wear and tear. Developed with a deep under-tread, this puncture-resistant

Pirelli Breaks Record on New Lambo Urus Model with 22-in. Tires

Pirelli Tire finished the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on the Lamborghini Urus Performante in record time for the category on 22-in. P Zero Trofeo R tires, the company says. A new addition to Pirelli’s family of Urus-compatible tires, the 22-in. P Zero Trofeo R is specifically intended for the track but also approved for

Falken to Supply Wildpeak A/T to 2022 Toyota Tundra Models

Continuing its relationship as an original equipment supplier to Toyota Motor Sales, Falken Tires will provide its Wildpeak all-terrain tires to the all-new 2022 Tundra TRD models. Falken says it will offer two different sizes for two versions of the Toyota Tundra TRD – the Wildpeak A/T3W, sized 285/65R18 for the Pro model, and the

Falken Tires Expands Ram 1500 OE Wildpeak Coverage

Falken Tires has extended its original equipment (OE) relationship with Stellantis through the introduction of a 22-in. Wildpeak A/T3WA tire. Falken says the complete tire size is 285/45R22XL (114H XL BSW) and will be available on the Ram 1500 Laramie, Limited Longhorn and Limited 1500 trucks beginning in December 2022. Additionally, Falken says the tread

Pagani Utopia Range Uses Specially Developed Pirelli Tires

The Utopia hypercar, recently revealed at the Leonardo da Vinci Science and Technology Museum in Milan, is exclusively equipped with Pirelli P Zero Corsa tires. Pirelli says the technology within the compounds and tread pattern were designed to allow the tire to cope with extremely high power and torque outputs on every road surface. A

Nexen Tire Selected as OEM Tire Supplier for New Kia Hybrid, EV

Nexen Tire‘s N Priz S grand-touring tire has been selected as original equipment on the 2023 Kia Niro and 2023 Kia Niro EV models for the U.S. market. Kia says its compact SUV offering will feature either 205/60R16 or 215/55R17 N Priz S grand-touring tires from the factory depending on the selected trim level. Nexen

Pirelli Equips The Aston Martin DBX707 with P Zero Tires

Pirelli is equipping the Aston Martin DBX707 with Pirelli P Zero tires. Pirelli says its engineers have created new tailor-made tires for the vehicle on top of the 22-in. tire already made for the DBX: P Zero in 285/35R23 size at the front and 325/30R23 for the rear. Pirelli says these P Zero tires benefit

Hankook To Equip The Audi Q4 e-tron And Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron

Hankook Tire will supply the latest Audi electric vehicle (EV) models with tires specially developed for electric cars. The Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron will be equipped with the Hankook Ventus S1 evo 3 ev tire, designed for the unique needs of EVs, such as low rolling resistance, low weight and high load capacity, the

How Can Cars Communicate With Your Shop Equipment?

OEMs do not just manufacture vehicles out of steel, rubber and plastic. They are producing code for software or firmware at a staggering rate. This code is hardly ever finished. As vehicles in the field rack up the miles, they will update the code to cure problems the engineers did not originally anticipate. This code