Retread tyres often have a bad perception, however it is predicted to be worth $8.8 billion in 2021. KAYEL Tyres has recently won the international Recircle Award for the ‘Spirit of Retreading’ for the quality of their retread tyres, made in Shah Alam.
Events and Anniversaries
ZC Rubber Focuses on Innovation and Growth at Global Online Dealer Conference
ZC Rubber hosted its first Global Online Dealer Conference on March 19, 2021, with the theme "Innovate into The Great Future." The conference gave a series of speeches outlining the company's strategic vision and plans for continued growth in 2021 and introduced its latest products, technologies, and services.
Hankook Expands its Involvement in Motorsport, as Exclusive Tyre Supplier to European TCR Series
Hankook has expanded its involvement in motorsport, as the new and exclusive tyre supplier to various European TCR series. It will supply with the high-end Ventus Race tyre from this season.
Giti-Sponsored F3 Asia Season Successfully
Formula 3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA and Giti Tire were tasked with executing the first major racing series of 2021, was sure to be a challenge.
Recircle Awards 2021: Debut Winners Revealed for the Inaugural Awards
The winners have been announced for the inaugural Recircle Awards via a virtual ceremony, with total voting numbers exceeding 9,000 for the debut event. Award winners hail from five different continents.
Bridgestone Celebrates 90th Year Anniversary
Bridgestone Corporation celebrates the 90th anniversary of its founding on March 1, 2021, with a launch of a new 90th anniversary logo and webpage.
Manchester City and Nexen Tire Announce New Virtual Fitness Challenge
Manchester City F.C. and Nexen Tire have announced a new virtual fitness challenge, Nexen Road to Man City.
Michelin Holds ‘Michelin Motorcycle Tyre Virtual Exhibition’ for Motorcycle Enthusiasts Across Asia
Michelin is kicking off a one-month-long event to offer enriching digital experience and in-depth information on Michelin motorcycle tyres.
Recircle Awards 2021: Six Additional Award Categories Announced
In an effort to ensure increased inclusivity on a global scale, the Recircle Awards have unveiled six new award categories. Four of them will be open to public vote. Additionally, two Lifetime Achievement awards have been confirmed.
The Hankook 6H Abu Dhabi Starts on Saturday as a Single Event Within the 24H Series Powered by Hankook
Following last weekend’s season-opener in Dubai, the 24h Series powered by Hankook continues in the desert. Next on the calendar is the Hankook 6H Abu Dhabi on Saturday 23rd January. The race does not count towards the championship in the prestigious endurance series, but is instead held as a single event. The cars, in what is a strong field, line up in the GT, TG and 991 classes. Title sponsor Hankook supplies all cars with the high-end Ventus Race tyre.