Car, 4x4 and Van News

Nov 9, 2017
Avon Tyres joined Caterham in celebrating 60 years of the Seven, as Sir Chris Hoy took on a ‘60 Second Donut Challenge’ at Donington Park. Olympic legend Sir Chris is no stranger when it comes to record-breaking achievements on two wheels, but now the...
Sep 6, 2017
Avon Tyres announced today that British sports car maker TVR has commissioned a bespoke Avon tyre as the original equipment (OE) fitment for the new TVR model which will be unveiled at Goodwood Revival on Friday 8 September. Avon’s ultra-high performance...
Jun 9, 2017
Avon Tyres is increasing its association with Castle Combe Circuit, the company’s local race track in Wiltshire, located just 11 miles from Avon Tyres in Melksham. In practice this means there will be more visible branding, banners and flags, and that...
Apr 25, 2017
Avon Tyres has been an established brand name in the national and international motorsport scene for over 60 years, currently supplying tyres to over 150 race championships around the world. Avon’s impressive line-up of championships supplied in 2017...
Mar 23, 2017
Celebrating its successful English football club sponsorships, Avon Tyres has created and held its first Avon Tyres Mascot Challenge, pitting Derby County’s Rammie, Swindon Town’s Rockin Robin and Bristol Rovers’ Captain Gas against each other in a...
Apr 19, 2016
Avon Tyres has added an all-new SUV tyre to their high performance range, the Avon ZX7. Designed for medium and large SUV fitments, the ZX7 – Avon’s first ultra-high performance SUV tyre – offers outstanding grip (‘A’ grade wet grip) and handling. Avon...
Apr 19, 2016
Avon Tyres has launched its latest high performance passenger car tyre, the Avon ZV7 – which offers exceptional ‘A’ grade wet grip, fuel efficiency and handling – as an evolution of the highly-popular ZV5. Melksham-based Avon Tyres is renowned for...
Apr 11, 2016
Avon Tyres marks its renewed sponsorship of Castle Combe Circuit, in Wiltshire – in what is believed to be the UK’s longest-standing sponsorship at any circuit – by revamping the famous Avon bridge crossing the pit lane entry. The current deal takes Avon...
Aug 19, 2015
  The Avon Tyres British GT Championship returns this weekend, 22 – 23 August, for its penultimate round at one of the calendar’s fastest circuits, the Snetterton 300. Norfolk track Snetterton is the second track of seven in the 2015 calendar to feature...
Apr 30, 2015
  The Avon Tyres 2015 British GT Championship continues at Rockingham Motor Speedway this weekend, 2 - 3 May 2015, almost a month after the 2015 series kicked off at Oulton Park. The championship's first of a pair of two-hour races this season will take...