Continental TractorMaster tyre aces tests

  In testing conducted by the German Agricultural Society (DLG), a pair of Continental TractorMaster tyres won out over all comparable candidates from other well-known European premium tyre manufacturers in terms of performance, fuel consumption, ground coverage, and drive efficiency. The DLG test series comprises multiple tests of the efficiency of agricultural tractor tyres in […]

Trelleborg IF and VF tyres deliver big results

Along with the need for agricultural radial tyres to carry heavier loads, it’s the reason new IF and VF tyre technology has been developed. And with upgraded IF and VF tyres, manufacturers have been able to keep up with the demands of larger and more powerful farm machinery. The terms, IF for Improved Flexion and […]

BKT Agrimax Force revealed as its biggest ever radial tyre for tractors

BKT has shown its biggest radial agriculture tyre ever produced, the Agrimax Force IF 750/75 R 46 with a diameter of 2.30m. The Agrimax Force is already BKT’s most popular tyre range worldwide and represents one of the highest qualities available in a radial tractor tyre. The Agrimax Force IF 750/75 R 46 highlights the […]

Trelleborg boosts traction capability of high power tractors

With design input from leading tractor manufacturers Trelleborg’s TM1000 tyres optimise high power tractor performance levels. Enhancements covering tread pattern, lug design and tyre material composition deliver superior traction, floatation and wear characteristics. With conventional configuration (i.e. non articulated, non track) tractors now being produced with up to 368kW (500hp) of 76 to power capability, […]

Australian company first for recycling tractor tyres

Tytec Recycling, a new company based in Perth, Western Australia has announced the world’s first environmentally friendly OTR tyre recycling. Source: AFDJ eNews This innovative process consumes less energy and results in extremely low emissions and a safer work environment for system operators. Tyre recycling has always been difficult but it’s been nearly impossible for […]