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Auto Express Tyre Test 2018 – with Blackcircles.com

Motoring magazine and website Auto Express unveiled their annual Tyre Test. In this test, experts trial the highest selling 17- inch sized tyres to find out which is the best for your car. The test was completed in association with… Continue Reading →

Top award for ContiSportContact 5

Continental has won a coveted award from the UK’s no1 weekly selling car magazine, Auto Express with the ContiSportContact 5 taking top spot in this year’s ultimate tyre test. The Auto Express test celebrates the best of the best in… Continue Reading →

Continental names new boss for China

German tyre giant Continental has named Dr Ralf Cramer as its new president in China. The 47-year-old, who will take up his new position in Shanghai on August 1, will oversee a division which generated a €2.7 billion turnover in… Continue Reading →

Continental to Increase Slovakian Operation

Germany’s premium tyre manufacture, Continental, is set to invest up to 250 million euros in their Slovakian operations, according to sources from within the Slovak government. It is said that Slovakia’s Prime Minister, Robert Fico, is set to meet with… Continue Reading →

Continental scoops winter tyre award

Continental’s new ContiWinterContact TS850 winter tyre has taken top spot in this year’s winter tyre test from the UK’s monthly motoring magazine, Evo. For its second year, the Evo winter tyre test celebrates the best of the best in the… Continue Reading →

Continental wins top winter tyre award

Continental’s new ContiWinterContact TS850 winter tyre has been declared the Editor’s Choice 2012 by leading motoring magazine, Auto Express. Expert product testers Kim Adams and Jamie Fretwell chose their 20 favourite products of 2012 from a range of car accessories… Continue Reading →

UK tyre market remains close to 33m units

Continental Tyres believes the UK car, 4×4 and van tyre market has remained around 33 million tyres through this year, close to the figure of 2011. The tyre giant also noted several new trends affecting the make-up of this figure… Continue Reading →

Continental admits 2012 “challenging”

Continental has reported that the past 12 months have been “challenging” for the global tyre giant’s UK and Ireland commercial vehicle tyre market. . However, Continental Tyres’ boss Arthur Gregg painted a positive picture of fleet operators adjusting to tough economic… Continue Reading →

Winter tyre market ‘to pick up’, says Continental

Continental is confident, despite the market suffering an initial slow demand for winter tyres, that it will sell as many of these specialised tyres as it did last winter. The global tyre manufcturer sold approximately 20 million winter compounds last… Continue Reading →

Continental reveals indoor brake test

Continental Tyres has revealed a world first with the unveiling of its Automated Indoor Braking Analyser (AIBA) at its Contidrom proving ground near Hanover, Germany. AIBA is the first fully automated, weather-independent, brake test facility and revolutionises testing and development… Continue Reading →

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