In our series Tyre Manufacturers of the World, we take a look into the origins of famous international tyre brands. What tyre manufacturers were founded in Germany? What tyre brands are of German origin? Continental, one of the world’s leading tyre manufacturers, proves its quality at each new tyre comparison test. It is also a major group that owns several sub-brands. Discover the list of tyres “made in Germany”.
Although tyre manufacturers have been linked with motorsports for a long time through strong partnerships, a new virtual concept has appeared recently. With the professionalisation of gaming and the large number of physical events cancelled in 2020, more and more brands are appearing on virtual tracks in eSports.
Two years after the launch of its Track Connect solution, Michelin unveils its new semi-slick tyre, 100% compatible with its high performance technology: Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 Connect.
The Pirelli tyre brand is launching its new Cinturato P7 for this summer. Featuring high technology, it improves performance levels by delivering more grip. This tyre offers increased safety, suitable for all drivers and targets greater energy efficiency thanks to its lightweight construction. And for the tyre market, it is a breath of fresh air.
With the Winterhawk 4, Firestone launches its new generation of winter tyres based on insights provided by drivers. More grip and improved wet braking performance, rewarded with a B rating on the European tyre label, this tyre delivers very good value for money.