Tag Archives: tyres

Michelin launches two new trail and all mountain tyres

Michelin has added the new Force AM 2 and Wild AM 2 to its range of MTB tyres. The tyres join the Competition Line and are designed to satisfy the needs of all mountain and trail riders looking for extra grip and performance. Taking their inspiration and borrowing technology directly …

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Continental restructures management of Specialty Tires business unit

Continental has changed its management in the Specialty Tires business unit. Wolfgang Thomale, head of the entire Specialty Tires business unit, is now also responsible for the associated Two-Wheel Tires segment, which was previously under the management of Thomas Falke. Falke is now responsible for the Commercial Specialty Tires segment, which …

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Hutchinson Tires becomes Hutchinson Cycling Dpt, launches new website

Hutchinson Cycling Dpt., formerly known as Hutchinson Tires, has unveiled its new website. The brand has invested time and resources in building a new content-rich site to improve online interaction with customers and provide a comprehensive catalogue of its complete current range of tyres, technologies and accessories covering all disciplines …

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BikeBiz’s guide to the latest wheels, tyres and inner tubes

This month, we take a look at the latest wheels, tyres and inner tubes from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Halo Wheels, Campagnolo, Challenge, Bosch, Scope, Continental, Reserve, Arisun, Impac, WTB, Michelin, Princeton CarbonWorks, Panaracer, Hutchinson, Acros, CST, ETC, Zipp, Race Face, FFWD, Teravail, Goodyear, DT …

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Halo releases gravel tyre range

Halo has released a gravel tyre range, consisting of three distinct tread patterns to cover all conditions and surfaces. Developed over a three-year period, the range has been refined to offer minimal rolling resistance, high traction levels and, where needed, mud-shedding abilities. It consists of the RXR, GXR and GXC …

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Continental’s dandelion rubber tyre wins German Sustainability Award

Continental’s Urban Taraxagum bicycle tyre, made from dandelion rubber, has won the German Sustainability Award 2021 in the category ‘Responsible Design’. “We are very pleased to receive this award,” said Dr Carla Recker, who heads the development project for obtaining natural rubber from dandelions at Continental. “The fact that we …

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Cyclorise becomes official UK distributor of Onza Tires

Cyclorise has added Onza Tires to its portfolio of brands. “Onza Tires is proud to once again be active in the UK and have the opportunity to deliver Swiss performance tyres to the riders,” said owner Michel Manz. “We’ve found a great partner in Cyclorise with people who are like-minded …

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BikeBiz December edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz December is now available. This month, we catch up with seven distributors to reflect on an unorthodox year, explore Christmas buying habits in 2020 and discuss how the e-bike industry can help promote sustainable transport. This month’s sector guides are wheels, tyres and inner tyres …

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Continental rolls out opt-in ‘Continental Insider’ initiative

Continental is rolling out a new opt-in scheme, the ‘Continental Insider’ initiative, which aims to strengthen awareness of its products and its relationship with its dealer network. Retailers and dealers who join the community will receive the latest updates on the Continental brand as well as early access to testing …

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