Tag Archives: tyres

IBGNA to distribute Revoloop TPU inner tubes in USA

Italian Bicycle Group N.A. (IBGNA) is to distribute Revoloop thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) bicycle inner tubes in the United States. “We are excited to announce the distribution of Revoloop high-performance bicycle inner tubes in the United States,” said IBGNA spokesperson Antonio Urillo. “Revoloop is the world’s fastest thermoplastic polyurethane inner tube, …

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Pirelli launches Cycl-e WT winter tyre for urban and electric bikes

Pirelli has launched the Cycl-e WT, a specific winter tyre for urban and electric bicycles. It features a “one-of-a-kind” specific compound developed by Pirelli engineers to face up to the low temperatures and difficult roadbeds that city bikes can encounter during the winter. The tyre is designed to be used …

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Madison teams up with Velorim to recycle old inner tubes and tyres

Madison has teamed up with Velorim in a bid to reduce the number of tyres that go to landfill every year in the UK and Ireland. Velorim is the cycle trade’s scheme for recycling and reprocessing bicycle rubber that would otherwise go into landfill – as much as 44,000 tonnes …

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Swansea-based Cycle Solutions becomes Velorim Centre

Swansea-based Cycle Solutions have become an early adopter of Velorim, the National Bicycle Tyre Recycling Scheme. As a Velorim Centre, Cycle Solutions will offer its customers and other cyclists the opportunity to recycle their inner tubes and tyres. Founded in 2018, Velorim began rolling out the scheme to trial sites …

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BikeBiz November edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz November is now available. This month, we look at the impact of e-scooters on bike share schemes, find out how oval rings can benefit all and catch up with the winners from 2019’s BikeBiz Awards ahead of this year’s iteration. This month’s sector guide is …

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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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