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Solving a major ecological issue

Following two years of research, Velorim has launched its National Bicycle Tyre Recycling Scheme. James Groves caught up with director Richard Lawrence to find out more

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Goodyear expands range of road bike tyres

Goodyear has expanded its road bike tyre offering with the launch of additional models to the Ultra High-Performance Road range, alongside a new range of Eagle Sport tyres. The additions include tubeless complete models of the Ultra High-Performance Eagle F1 and Eagle F1 SuperSport models, as well as the new …

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ENVE launches SES road tyre collection

ENVE has launched the SES road tyre collection. The tyres are available in four sizes, 700x 25c, 27c, 29c, and 31c, and are made for “everyday race performance”. The 25c and 29c tyres are now shipping and are available at ENVE Ride Centres and retail partners worldwide. The SES 27c …

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Pirelli launches new tubeless-ready road tyres

Pirelli has launched two new tubeless-ready road tyres, the P Zero Race TLR and P Zero Race TLR SL, three years after the launch of the P Zero Velo clincher. The new P Zero Race TLR tyres were developed in collaboration with two World Tour teams, the Mitchelton-SCOTT of the …

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Cycle King stores set to become tyre recycling centres

Cycle King has signalled its support for the National Bicycle Tyre Recycling Scheme due to be rolled out later this year. The cycle retail chain has joined the scheme with all its 23 stores, including those trading as Hawk Cycles, set to become collection points for scrap bicycle tyres and …

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Continental launches Grand Prix 5000 Tour de France special edition

Continental is marking the second rest day of the original dates of the 2020 Tour de France by announcing the Grand Prix 5000 TdF LTD 2020 – the first special edition of its Grand Prix 5000 road tyre. The launch is the first road tyre from Continental to be designed …

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Velobrands to distribute Arisun tyres in UK

Velobrands is to distribute Arisun bicycle tyres in the UK. The Arisun range includes tyres for road, off-road and urban cyclists with a particular focus on budget to mid-price products. Velobrands is known for distributing Kask, Juice Lubes, Supacaz and Chapeau! amongst others. Arisun will only be available in independent …

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Continental combines special-purpose tyre segment into new business unit

Continental is combining its global activities in the special-purpose tyre segment. Effective 1st July, the business areas of Commercial Specialty Tyres, Two Wheel Tyres and Hoosier Racing Tyre are combined in a new “Specialty Tyres” business unit. As a result, from now on the entire Continental specialty tyre business will …

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Pirelli launches Scorpion e-MTB tyre

Pirelli has launched the Scorpion e-MTB, its first line of tyres dedicated to electric mountain bikes. The characterising concept of the new product line is the proposal of a series of models tailored to the needs of this type of bike, where the assistance of the engine subjects the tyres …

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Double award for Continental tyres made from dandelion rubber

The Urban Taraxagum bicycle tyre from Continental has won the Red Dot Design award. It was also recently awarded the E-Bike Design and Innovation Award in the Sustainability and Green category by the magazine Focus E-Bike. While the Red Dot Award is awarded for the design of the tread of …

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