DTM, which is backed by Palatine Private Equity, has acquired TyreWatch, a provider of real-time tyre monitoring technology for an undisclosed sum.
Fleet operators are being warned that there are fewer replacement tyres available for electric vehicles (EVs) by ATS Euromaster.
Europcar Mobility Group UK has agreed a solus tyre agreement with Kwik Fit Fleet to enable Europcar customers to access a self-serve tyre replacement facility.
Michelin has announced it will incorporate Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) chips into all its car tyres by 2023.
Fleet managers are being urged to ensure they are selecting the right replacement tyres for their cars and vans, to avoid unnecessary costs.
Bridgestone and Microsoft have developed a monitoring system for detecting tyre damage issues in real-time.
Venson Automotive Solutions is urging fleet managers to be aware of hidden costs when buying cheap tyres online.
Michelin has appointed Andrew Evans as the new national sales manager B2C – key accounts.
With the introduction of a six-month MOT exemption on MOTs, drivers will have to take greater responsibility for their own road safety, says TyreSafe.
Tyre retailer Kwik Fit has introduced social distancing measures for its mobile fleet operators as interest in the service has risen due to coronavirus.
Fleet decision-makers have been warned of the risks of failing to regularly check tyre condition.
Kwik Fit has agreed a six-year deal with Lex Autolease, the largest deal by value and forecast tyre volume that Kwik Fit has ever secured with a leasing company.
Kwik Fit awarded three-year Alphabet contract.
Downtime has a negative effect on the operation of a business, with tyres one of the factors which can influence the time a vehicle spends off the road.
Tyre tread depth causing confusion for UK motorists.
Chris Smith promoted to Michelin UK managing director.
The company says tyre replacement decisions and driving style will be key to limiting tyre consumption during an electric model’s fleet life.
Pravesh Amtha takes on new role at Goodyear.
MOT advisories are found in 1 in 4 cars after checks, and leaving the forecourt, according to data from Protyre.
Millions of old tyres could be recycled as a new road surface mix developed by Tarmac if a trial on the M1 by Highways England proves successful.
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