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Hankook Motorsport season review 2017

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Engineers give an insight into the amass of tire design and development challenges thrown up during more than 320 races completed last season

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Novel sensor technologies

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The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) and Silent Sensors are developing tire sensors using additive manufacturing and novel materials. As part of this, Silent Sensors will make IoT components using a roll-to-roll process pioneered by CPI, which can be incorporated into tires

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With the advent of hybrid and electric vehicles, will traditional tires be succeeded by tall, narrower designs?

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Toyo Malaysia plant produces 10 millionth tire since 2013

A production milestone at Toyo Tyre’s Malaysia plant has been reached with the manufacture of its 10 millionth unit.

The factory in Perak State was first established in May 2013 and is equipped with the tire maker’s Advanced Tire Operation Module production technology. It supplies regions all over the world, including Southeast Asia, Europe, Japan, and North America, and has a production capacity of five million units per year.

Land surrounding the current building is sufficient enough to build a similar-sized plant in future, if required, to meet increasing demand.

June 7, 2017

Written by Rachel Evans


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