Thursday, October 18, 2018
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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

The new Pirelli DIABLO™ SUPERCORSA SP makes its debut on the Ducati Panigale V4

The new Pirelli DIABLO™ SUPERCORSA SP makes its debut on the Ducati Panigale V4 with innovative rear-tyre size 200/60 ZR17 Now in its third generation, developed with MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship Supersport and Superstock class riders, this race replica [...]

November 6, 2017 Ducati, Industry News, Manufacturers, Tyres

New partnership agreement between Pirelli and MV Agusta

New partnership agreement between Pirelli and MV Agusta: to celebrate it, a limited edition version of the Brutale 800 RR with Pirelli Design After decades of collaboration, the brand with the long”P” was selected by the company from Schiranna as [...]

November 3, 2017 Industry News, Manufacturers, MV Agusta, Tyres

Michelin confirmed as MotoGP tyre supplier until 2023

Dorna Sports is delighted to announce a contract extension with Michelin that will see the French marque continue as the sole, official tyre supplier to MotoGP™ until at least 2023. The five-year agreement, covering the 2019 to 2023 seasons, is [...]

October 21, 2017 Industry News, Tyres

Michelin Gives Back to Blood Bikers

Michelin has announced a rebate to all National Association of Blood Bikes (NABB) members when they purchase a set of Michelin tyres from participating dealers. In recognition of the vital work NABB members provide for the community, the leading tyre [...]

October 13, 2017 Industry News, Tyres