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Sumitomo Rubber Industries wins “Tire Technology of the Year Award” for “Performance Sustaining Technology”

Falken Tyres’ parent company Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd (SRI) has won the “Tire Technology of the Year Award” at the Tire Technology International Awards for Innovation and Excellence. SRI’s “Performance Sustaining Technology”, which makes use of hydrogenated polymer to extend tyre life, was recognised at the event in Hannover, with the award presented to Dr Bernd Löwenhaupt, SRI Europe’s managing director.

New internal power generation technology can detect tyre wear

In a joint project between Falken’s parent company Sumitomo Rubber Industries and Professor Hiroshi Tani of Kansai University, Japan, an innovative power generator for tyres has been developed. It uses the rotation of a tyre to generate electricity and supply power to peripheral sensors installed in the tyre without relying on batteries.

Falken awarded prize for being a “family-friendly company in Offenbach”

On 1st October 2021, Falken was one of 15 companies in Offenbach to receive the “UFF – Family-Friendly Company” award. The prize, which was presented by Dr Felix Schwenke, Mayor of Offenbach at the Capitol Offenbach, is awarded to companies which stand out due to their very good approach to ensuring a successful work / life balance.

Technical Guide for Falken Tyre Dealers

Valuable information on care, maintenance and other technical topics relating to tyres is contained in the new guide, which Falken will make available to its customers from autumn 2021, partly as a print version and in numerous language versions online in the download area of its webshop.

Falken at the Commercial Vehicle Trade Fair NUFAM 2021

Falken will also be represented at this year's NUFAM - Die Nutzfahrzeugmesse - which will take place in Karlsruhe from 30 September to 3 October 2021. With more than 350 exhibitors and over 23,000 trade visitors, NUFAM is one of the largest industry gatherings in Europe.

Förhandsinformation: Falken anpassar från och med januari 2022 sina priser – och utökar samtidigt sina tjänster

Falken-däck står för ett enastående pris-prestandaförhållande. Detta märks inte minst genom att däckmärket inte endast ständigt ökar sina marknadsandelar utan de har också otaliga nöjda kunder av båda könen. Detta helt oberoende av vad de olika testorganisationerna kommit fram till: Inte minst i den nya däcktidningen eller i andra biltidningar, där Falken AZENIS FK510 sedan början av året fått följande utmärkelser: ”Värda att rekommenderas“ och även en ”Pris-prestanda-rekommendation“.

Falkens stora kampanj på vinterdäck för vintersäsongen

Falken är också väl rustade för denna säsong vad det gäller vinter- och allvädersdäck inför däckbytet och har inte bara det stora vinterdäcksprogrammet utan har också utökat med otaliga dimensioner; Falken har dessutom visat sig hålla måttet vad det gäller året-runt-däck, Falkens EUROALL SEASON AS210, finns i vissa storlekar utrustade med en ny tät mittdel-teknologi, för ännu mera säkerhet vid körningen.

Falken secures Best Event Film at 2021 International Motor Film Awards

The Falken film ‘Whatever Comes Our Way’ has won the award for Best Event Film at the 2021 International Motor Film Awards. The prestigious award, presented at a gala event in London on Wednesday, was given to one of two Falken productions nominated this year: ‘Pass the Wheel’ starring Peter Dumbreck in a classic Porsche 911 was nominated for Best Journalistic Film.