• Focus on Triangle Tyres

    Triangle sets benchmark in China; ITAC speaks out over anti-dumping debate; First Apollo product hits SA market; New products from Bandag and Falken; Tyrexpo Africa to hit our shores in March.
  • CFP Tyres is going places in 2010

    What with a rapidly growing product range, much of which will be going green this year, local distributor of high quality Chinese brands, CFP Tyres, looks set for a bumper year ahead. In January 2010, CFP launched its first private- branded tyre – the CFP2000 195R14C WSW, the first of several planned CFP-branded product launches for […]
  • Charles Pitout of CFP Tyres – Winner of Tyre Importer of the Year 2010

    CFP Tyres winning the award for Top Importer of the Year at last year’s TDAFA Awards Dinner in October was an astonishing achievement. Being picked from a group of nominees that included SA Tyre and Michelin Tyres was a huge honour, especially for a family business that’s only been around since 2001.
  • SAILUN – Technology is Top Focus

    During a recent trip to China I discovered that out of the multitude of tyre plants that are sprouting across the country, only two possess Approved State Level Tyre Engineering facilities. The one belongs to Sailun, which despite its size and age (Sailun was established eight years ago), is fast becoming a force to be […]