Bridgestone has announced that it will take part in a space exploration mission with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. The aim: develop tyres that adapt to the surface of the moon.
The German car magazine Gute Fahrt has tested 10 summer tyres in the size 225/40 R18 with 2 other tyres compared for 17 and 19 inch wheels.
Auto Bild has named Michelin “Manufacturer of the year – Summer 2019” for the consistency of its braking results in the last 5 summer tyre tests.
Auto Zeitung selected 9 summer tyres and one all season tyre for its 2019 tyre test. If, on the whole, the results are consistent with the magazine’s expectations, certain tyres are surprising.
In its 2019 series of summer tyre tests, Auto Bild has compared 11 sports tyres in the size 245/45 R18. Tests conducted on different road surfaces provided the opportunity to summarise the main strengths and weaknesses of these tyres.
Finnish tyre manufacturer Nokian Tyres has unveiled its equipment partnership for a new type of autonomous bus, built to be driven in all weather conditions, even the most extreme.