Movin'On by Michelin, the world summit on sustainable mobility will take place in Montreal from 30 May – 1 June and the full programme is now available. This year’s objective: highlight future urban mobility.
The European Patent Office (EPO) has announced the list of finalists for the European Inventor Award 2018. Amongst them are Agnes Poulbot and Jacques Barraud, two researchers from Michelin. Nominated in the Industry category, the French researchers have designed an auto-regenerating tread to make tyres greener and more efficient.
For its latest tyre test, the Touring Club Suisse compared 9 all season tyres for 14-inch rims. The conclusion? Even if their performance doesn't measure up to that of specialised summer or winter tyres, all season tyres can provide a good compromise for some motorists.
New research by Bridgestone and Highways England has found that nearly three quarters (74%) of tyre-related incidents on motorways could be prevented by drivers carrying out simple tyre checks.
Tyre manufacturer Continental has announced a 3-year partnership with the Giro d’Italia cycling race. This is the third Grand Tour sponsored by the German brand since the beginning of the year.