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Sumitomo Rubber Opens Massive Indoor Ice Testing Facility

03/02/2021

Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI) has improved the Nayoro Tyre Proving Ground winter testing field, by opening one of the largest indoor ice testing facilities in Japan.

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Falkens a Number One Hit for Starr Mini

01/02/2021

With over 30 years' experience, Andy 'Ace' Harrison is amongst the UK's foremost specialists for one of the world's most loved cars, the original Mini.

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Falken Doubles Down at Nürburgring

29/01/2021

Ten years on from debuting a sole Porsche 997 GT3 R on the Nordschleife, Falken will field a brace of the latest generation 911 GT3 R in both the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS) and iconic 24 Hour race in 2021.

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Falken Truck Tyres Journey to Arctic Circle

22/12/2020

Falken's highway RI151 and BI851 tyres have helped customer Kevin Hancock and his Iveco campervan

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Falken Original Equipment on Toyota Mirai

18/12/2020

Launched overseas in 2014, the Toyota Mirai was one of the world's first hydrogen fuel cell vehicles and a huge step towards Toyota's goal of achieving zero emission mobility by 2050.

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Remote Tyre Pressure Monitoring for Autonomous Vehicles

01/12/2020

Falken's parent company, Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI) has begun proof of concept testing for its new tyre pressure management solution that enables the remote monitoring of tyre pressures and temperatures, which will be crucial for the safe operation of autonomous vehicles.

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Fixing Tyre Flat Spots

08/09/2020

In the past couple of months vehicle usage has improved and requests for driving directions in Apple Maps has returned to baseline levels.

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FALKEN TRUCK TYRES EASY FIT FOR LIVERPOOL FC

22/06/2020

Primed to carry some of the world's best footballers as and when safety precautions permit, the scarlet coach is fitted with Falken's latest commercial vehicle tyres.

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Deodorising Tyres

01/04/2020

The latest advancement see a raw material processing technique which reduces the rubber odour in tyres by over 50%.

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Particle Beam Improves Tyres

05/03/2020

Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI), in conjunction with Ibaraki University (Japan), have established a new technique to observe and analyse individual materials within tyre rubber.

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