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Falken Celebrates Two Top-15 Finishes at the Nürburgring 24-Hours

    The ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race at the Nürburgring last weekend once again proved to be the toughest of endurance challenges. The Falken team overcame extreme weather conditions to complete the iconic race with both cars finishing within the top 15 from a starting grid of 146 entrants. Porsche factory driver Sven Müller ensured […]

Podium success for Ilott on GP3 debut

  Barcelona – Ferrari Academy Driver Callum Ilott kicked off his 2018 season with a podium on his debut in the GP3 Series Championship Ilott, racing for the first time for ART Grand Prix, took a third place in Saturday’s Feature race; the curtain-raiser to the FIA F1 race weekend at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.  Combined […]

Falken drift driver James Deane returns to defend Formula Drift title

Falken drift driver and 2017 Formula Drift Champion James Deane returns to the defend his title crown this week at the opening round of Formula Drift, which takes place on 6-7 April 2018 at Long Beach, California. The Irish driver will race for the Worthouse Drift Team in his Falken Tire Nissan S15 drift car. […]

Further woes for diesel drivers as fuel consumption found to be up to 75% more than stated by car manufacturers

Huge differences between manufacturer consumption figures and real-world MPG could be costing motorists an additional £800 per year Conflict of interest for manufacturers between fuel efficiency and low CO2 targets Small diesel cars consume up to 55% more fuel than stated by the manufacturer Recent falls in oil prices will be a welcome relief for […]

Falken celebrates its 20th motorsport season on the Nordschleife

New driver line-up supports Falken’s two-car assault on VLN and Nürburgring 24 Hours  2018 marks Falken Tyre’s 20th motorsport season contesting on the gruelling Nürburgring Nordschleife. Yet again, the Falken Motorsports team will battle it out on the notoriously challenging German circuit in the VLN Endurance Championship and world-famous ADAC Zurich 24-Hour Race, competing with […]

HARMAN Joins Forces with Leading OEMs to Deliver Superlative In-Car Audio and Infotainment at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show

HARMAN provides best in class audio and infotainment experiences with its portfolio of legendary automotive manufacturers  GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW – HARMAN International Industries, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, is presenting its renowned audio and infotainment technologies for some of the world’s […]

Mitsuteru Tanigawa announced as new Falken Tyre Europe CEO

Mr Mitsuteru Tanigawa has been announced as the new CEO of Falken Tyre Europe. Tanigawa (61), replaces Mr Nishino who has moved to Turkey to head up Sumitomo Rubber Industries’ manufacturing facility. Tanigawa, joined Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI) in 1980 and has developed a significant knowledge of the rubber industry with particular expertise in tyres. […]

Falken takes centre stage in Abarth drift experience

Falken Tyre partners with Abarth at Autosport International for indoor Abarth 124 spider Drift Experience  Over 2000 enthusiasts got to try Falken’s tyres this weekend, as the Japanese tyre maker was the partner for Abarth’s indoor 124 spider Drift Experience at Autosport International. Visitors at the show had the chance of being driven by a […]

Steeda debuts Q500 Enforcer Mustang in Europe

  480bhp turnkey car from world’s largest Ford performance specialist revealed at Performance Car Show Steeda, the world’s largest privately-owned Ford performance-based specialist, has unveiled its first turnkey V8 Mustang for the European Market. Derived from the 5.0 V8 model, the Q500 Enforcer, part of Steeda’s SSV range of tuned Fords, is a practical and […]

New HARMAN UX Solutions Deliver Unprecedented In-Car Comfort and Entertainment Experiences at CES 2018

CES – LAS VEGAS – January 8, 2018 – HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, today announced Configurable Entertainment and Moodscape, the latest experience-centric lifestyle automotive solutions offering personalized entertainment, comfort and convenience for passengers. Developed on the company’s new HARMAN AudioworX […]