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tyres

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Airless puncture-proof tyre concept developed by Bridgestone

Bridgestone is busy developing a new non-pneumatic or airless concept tyre, which it says will be completely resistant to punctures.

By December 12, 2011

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Sphero 2B

Hands-on with the Sphero 2B phone-controlled robot, which features customisable tyres.

January 5, 2014

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Researchers hack car via tyre pressure sensors

Researchers from two US universities have successfully crashed a car's electronic control unit (ECU) via its wireless tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS).

By August 11, 2010

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Michelin moves the motor to the tyre

It might sound counter-intuitive but if the future of the car is electric, then we could well see the motor move from the front of the car to the wheels. Well, that's what Michelin, Heuliez and Orange have in mind.

By December 1, 2008

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Pirelli microchipped Cyber Tyre improves safety, performance

Up until now, tires have been decidedly low tech. Pirelli is aiming to change this, while giving us more information about what happens where the rubber meets the road, with its upcoming Cyber Tyre technology.

By August 28, 2008

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The Aston Martin V12 Vantage: All of the noise

Take your smallest car and stuff a massive engine in it, stir and add "dry bias" tyres. Bring to the boil, fold arms and look pleased with yourself, knowing you've made a stonkingly brilliant car.

By October 16, 2013

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Jeans distressed by lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Real, live lions and tigers and bears tore up a bunch of denim fabric to make limited edition distressed jeans.

By July 16, 2014

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K-Break: Tuning your car to be VIP

K-Break, in Japan, is a tuning house that's rather different to most. It's not all about power, but about looks.

By November 14, 2013

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'Tis the season to get slippery

Every year the great winter tyre debate begins. Every year it snows. And every year I watch social media chatter incessantly about pros and cons. If you live somewhere snowy you need them, and here's why.

By December 7, 2013

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Kevlar Motorola Moto G Ferrari Edition is so choice

My other Moto G's a Ferrari -- a Ferrari edition of the new Motorola phone, sporting a Kevlar case. But it's only available in Mexico.

By May 14, 2014