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Maxxis to be an Official Tire Supplier to MXGP

Youthstream is very pleased to announce that Maxxis Tires has joined MXGP for the next three years of the FIM Motocross World Championship. Maxxis has long been present in both the sport and on the track across Europe but joins [...]

October 4, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

Avon Tyres launches new Cobra Chrome tyre range

British tyre manufacturer Avon Tyres has launched its new Cobra Chrome cruising tourer tyre range, now with improved longevity and more fitment options than ever. It is a replacement for the popular Cobra range which has a well-established reputation in [...]

October 2, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

Avon Tyres to reveal new motorcycle tyre at INTERMOT 2018

Avon Tyres will reveal a brand new tyre at the 2018 INTERMOT motorcycle expo next week. Running from 3 to 7 October, 2018 in Cologne, Germany, Avon Tyres’ stand will feature its full range of motorcycle tyres, special guest appearances [...]

September 27, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

Dragster 800 RR Pirelli the latest creation from MV Agusta and Pirelli Design

Presented in a world preview during the inauguration of the new P ZERO World of Monte Carlo, this limited edition version of the Dragster 800 RR is embellished with rubber details developed by Pirelli Design and can be equipped with [...]

September 24, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

Meet Grand Prix legend Steve Parrish with Avon Tyres

Avon Tyres is offering fans the opportunity to meet motorcycle Grand Prix legend Steve Parrish at this year’s Castle Combe Grand National. Taking place over 1 and 2 September, the non-stop, action-packed racing event will celebrate 30 years of British [...]

August 31, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

Resurgence of British motorcycle brands drives business for Avon Tyres

Avon Motorcycle Tyres is capitalising on the recent surge of interest in British bike brands, adding OE fitment contracts to its roster and responding to increased demand for premium whitewall tyres. Despite the motorcycle market hitting a plateau and remaining [...]

August 23, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

Avon Tyres expands acclaimed Cobra cruiser tyre range

British-based Avon Tyres has extended its Cobra motorcycle tyre range, introducing four new sizes to suit the latest Harley-Davidson Big Twin model updates. There are two new front fitments, 130/60 B19 and 130/60 B21, suitable for the Street Glide and [...]

January 12, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

The METZELER brand unveils the new KAROO™ Street

The METZELER brand unveils the new KAROO Street, enabling road tyre performance from an off-road style ‘knobbly’ tread pattern A new METZELER enduro tyre extends the KAROO range towards a dedicated road use, combining excellent agility and grip, even in [...]

January 10, 2018 Industry News, Tyres

DIABLO ROSSO™ CORSA II, Pirelli’s first multi-compound motorcycle tyre

DIABLO ROSSO CORSA II, Pirelli’s first multi-compound motorcycle tyre transferring racetrack performance into street versatility The latest member of the DIABLO family applies brand technology developed in the FIM Superbike World Championship with multiple compounds, three on the rear and [...]

December 4, 2017 Industry News, Tyres

Dunlop to remain tyre supplier to Moto2 and Moto3 until 2020

The FIM Moto2 and Moto3 World Championships will continue racing on Dunlop tyres until at least the end of the 2020 season, with a new contract extension securing the future of this long-standing partnership for at least another three years. [...]

November 29, 2017 Industry News, Tyres