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Here is a funky interactive page that has been created by National tyres and Autocare describing who are the main types of Car Drivers and how to spot them?
Do you fit into the bill of one of these car drivers? or is there someone you know that does? I sure know one or two of these driver types.
Personally ... [ Read: Who are the main types of Car Drivers and how to spot them? ]
Let the 2015 acquisition spree begin:
Michelin & Company signifies excellent products and service in all aspects of the tyre industry ranging from manufacturing to training and publishing. Using an enormous sales force and excellent technical support, Michelin has managed to beautify the rugged journey of motoring and transport for several years. The acquisition of Blackcircles.com is the most ... [ Read: Michelin acquires Blackcircles.com for a whopping sum of £50 million ]
The soft murmur of October rain brings with it a whole range of activities held every year by tyre industry specialists and certain representatives of road safety. A variety of programmes are held annually during the period between 1st and 31st October. Its mainly done to increase public awareness about the importance of tyre safety in daily life.
Eventful ... [ Read: TyreSafe launches October as the National Tyre Safety Month ]
For years on end now, the Bentley class of cars have been world famous for top notch designs. Dominating the position of being the automobile superstar ever since 1919 when it was found by W.O. Bentley, this class commands authority and superiority over all others.
The current Bentley production models range from the Continental Flying Spur to Mulsanne and ... [ Read: The New Bentley Continental GT: Not just a Car; Every Person’s Dream ]
The United Nations Road Safety Collaboration is currently celebrating its third week of successful efforts in helping children spread awareness regarding road safety. Nearly 186,300 children die due to road accidents annually. A formidable number glaring down upon us. This situation is three times worse in developing countries compared to developed countries.
Children’s Day Out for a Cause
Lots of ... [ Read: Children Spread Awareness About Road Safety: TyreSafe 20p Test Videos ]
No More Paper Driving Licence for UK Citizens; Says DVLA
The Driver and Vehicle Licencing Agency (DVLA) has made changes that will affect UK motorists. The DVLA is abolishing the paper driving licence from June 8th 2015. The paper counterpart was formerly issued together with the photocard, to include driving licence details that could not be included in the ... [ Read: UK Government, DVLA Bid Goodbye to Paper Driving Licence ]
Blackcircles is probably one of the biggest tyre retailers in the world. The website reinvented how motorists purchased tyres, and it now has a turnover of more than £10million. Founder and tyre tycoon Mike Welch launched the website more than 12 years ago but it still remains one of UK’s premier tyre websites with more than 200,000 customers ... [ Read: Tyre Tycoon Mike Welch Explores Innovative New Markets ]
Virgin founder Richard Branson has finally let the cat out of the bag. At the Formula E Electric Grand Prix in Miami, Branson let loose that Virgin engineers were actively working on an electric car that could compete with the Tesla in the near future. Although Branson was not clear on what Virgin engineers had in the pipeline, ... [ Read: Branson Does It Again: Making an Electric Car? ]
Pirelli shares have been seeing a huge burst in interest. On March 19th, share rates in Pirelli jumped to a 25-year-high. This sudden flare in interest was due to news reports in the Italian media. According to the reports, Pirelli was up for sale and it would soon be taking on an Asian partner which could boost its ... [ Read: Pirelli Seeing a Profit Due To Buyout? ]
GM has not been having a good time. In an aim to expand operations, the company had invested in Russia, where car sales were booming. For a time, the Russian automotive market was great. Cars sales were at an all-time high and sales volume was expected to surpass that of Germany by 2016. However, the exact opposite has ... [ Read: GM To Close Russian Plant: Incurs $600 Million Charge on Russian Operations ]