According to figures released by the Malaysian Automotive Association, year-on-year passenger vehicle sales saw a drop of almost 60% in March as the government implemented phase 1 of the Movement Control Order (MCO) to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Giti Tire and Kit Loong Return for Successful Gyration 2.0
In the unique setting of an Orang Asli-inspired Tadom Hills Resort, Giti and distribution partner Kit Loong gathered together with various fleet and dealer customers to celebrate a year of success on 5th March.
Kian Heng Marketing Brings Dynacargo Truck Tyres to Malaysia
Kian Heng Marketing & Enterprise Sdn Bhd, one of the leading off-the-road (OTR) tyre distributors, based in Senai, Johor, has secured a distributorship to bring in Dynacargo, a new brand of truck and bus radial (TBR) tyre into Malaysia.
Hankook Announced as Founding Partner for the DTM Esports Classic Challenge
Hankook is now entering the virtual world of motorsport and, together with DTM is to become a founding partner of the DTM Esports Classic Challenge. The newly created race series brings together 15 current and former drivers of the DTM and the DTM Trophy as well as well-known influencers from the virtual racing scene with a further five participants each from the RaceRoom community.
Production Restarts for BKT
Production of BKT's tyres has partially restarted in all its Indian factories, following dialogue with and approval by the local governments of the States where the plants are located.
Silke Bernhardt to Lead Communications and Public Affairs at Continental’s Tyre Division
Silke Bernhardt as of April 1st has taken up the newly created position of Head of Communications & Public Affairs of the Tyres business area at Continental in Hanover.
Linglong Supporting its Distributors and Partners against COVID-19
Linglong Tire has been devoting itself and supporting its partners during COVID-19.
Linglong’s Open Fifth Manufacturing Base in China
Last week, Linglong Tire held the opening of their fifth manufacturing base in Changchun, Jilin Province with dignitaries from Changchun, Jilin, China FAW Group Corporation, China Rubber Industry Association, and Linglong’s partners attending.
BKT Thanks All Farmers
BKT is thanking all farmers who continue to work hard and provide essential service supporting the economy and the society as a whole.
Hankook Moves Forward with Digital Innovation with AI-Driven Quality Control
Hankook is introducing an automatic testing system in quality control. The AI-supported system uses digital sensors and is constantly learning to improve the efficiency and accuracy of product testing. During the entire tyre testing process, specially trained experts as well as the new systems will be used in the future to ensure the required product quality and therefore driver safety. To this end, three thorough inspections will be carried out in the final phase to identify possible defects.