Continental CST appoints Hübner its agri product line manager


Benjamin Hübner has taken over as product line manager for Continental Commercial Specialty Tires’ Agricultural Tires business. In this function, he is responsible for the strategic development within the agricultural tyre segment.

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Titan Expands Goodyear Farm Tire Radial Warranty

Titan International, Inc. (Titan) has expanded warranty coverage on all radial agricultural tires in both the Titan Tire and Goodyear Farm Tire brands.

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Titan to keep US facilities operating as normal

Titan International, which manufactures Titan Tires, Titan Wheels and Goodyear Farm Tires, has announced its intentions to keep its USA manufacturing plants operating as normal as part of its bid to help the national food and agriculture industries maintain operations during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Apollo Vredestein to specialize in HP tires at Enschede, Netherlands factory

To build a more sustainable business, Apollo Vredestein has plans to limit production at its plant in Enschede, the Netherlands, to focus on high-performance tires only. Within the current operating environment certain tire sizes can no longer continue being manufactured in Enschede at a profitable and competitive level. The aim is to specialize the factory in production of agricultural tires and high-value products with a short production run.

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Protyre becomes latest Goodyear agri range distributor

Micheldever group company Protyre is once again distributing Goodyear agricultural tyres within the UK market. It will supply the Goodyear Farm Tires range from its 20 agricultural centres across the country; it already reports high levels of customer interest from Protyre outlets in areas such as Cumbria, Pembrokeshire, Derbyshire, Bristol and Essex.

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Ag tire makers look to rebound in 2020


Trade tensions and bad weather hampered planting and harvesting throughout North America, forcing farmers to avoid major investments in equipment. This year could be different.

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GRI to display Green series OTR tires in Spain

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka—Global Rubber Industries Pvt. Ltd. will showcase its Green XLR 65 agriculture tires at the FIMA Agricola, an international fair of agricultural machinery to be held Feb. 25-29 in Zaragoza, Spain.

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Continental introduces 10-year warranty on agricultural tyres

Continental is now offering a warranty of up to ten years on its agricultural tyres in the EMEA region. The warranty applies to all Continental radial agriculture tyres manufactured since 1 August 2017 that bear the ‘Engineered for Efficiency’ logo and have an applicable production code.

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Conti offering ag tire pressure/load calculating app


FORT MILL, S.C. — Continental A.G. has developed a mobile service app for farmers and others in the agricultural sector that allows them to calculate proper tire pressures for varying load conditions.

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Continental launches new intelligent tires at Agritechnica 2019

Continental Tire is launching new VF TractorMaster Hybrid with intelligent sensors for digital tire monitoring at Agritechnica 2019.

The new hybrid tires incorporate pressure sensors to help the operator minimize soil compaction in the field and reduce wear on the road, as well as the proven systems ContiPressureCheck for single vehicles and ContiConnect for fleets as smart solutions for the agricultural industry.

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