Car, 4x4 and Van News

Dec 13, 2012
Avon Tyres has headed east to the iconic Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi after being confirmed as sole tyre supplier to the Gulf 12 Hours race, the final major event of the 2012 endurance racing season.One of the world’s leading motorsport tyre producers...
Oct 4, 2012
The Motorbase pairing of Michael Caine and Daniele Perfetti claimed the GT3 title in the Avon Tyres British GT Championship at Donington Park on September 30, despite not having won a race all season.The Motorbase duo lined up eighth on the grid for the...
Aug 13, 2012
The Avon Tyres MSA British Hillclimb Championship arrives at Shelsley Walsh, August 18/19 for the biggest event of the year for the Worcestershire venue.Returning to competition after two weekends away is former championship leader and reigning champion...
Aug 8, 2012
Aylesbury-based hillclimb racer Trevor willis enjoyed a successful weekend at Craigantlet hill in Northern Ireland, taking another hill record to extend his lead in the Avon Tyres MSA British Hillclimb Championship.Following on from his success at...
Apr 23, 2012
American racer, Tanner Foust, won the opening round of the FIA European Rallycross Championship at Lydden Hill circuit over Easter weekend, continuing Avon Tyres’ dominance of the category in recent years.Champions of the prestigious series in the last...
Apr 4, 2012
The Avon Tyres British GT Championship begins at Oulton Park, in Cheshire, on Easter weekend and a bumper field of 23 cars from 13 different manufacturers has been confirmed for the 2012 season – the seventh year for which Avon has been sole tyre...
Mar 14, 2012
Avon Tyres, a brand manufactured by Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd., has been confirmed as official tyre supplier to the Italian GT and Italian Sportscar Championships for the 2012 and 2013 seasons.The deal follows recent announcements that...
Feb 22, 2012
Avon Tyres, a brand manufactured by Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd, will be the official tyre supplier to the European GT4 Cup and Dutch GT4 Championship, in a deal set to last for the next three years.The European GT4 Cup is run by the...
Feb 16, 2012
Avon Tyres has introduced a quicker, more consistent tyre product for this year’s British GT Championship.The Avon brand, manufactured by Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd, has unveiled the fourth generation of its GT racing tyre since it took...
Feb 10, 2012
Avon Tyres is throwing its weight behind the MSA British Hillclimb Championship, with a new agreement to be title sponsor this season. The Championship will be organised by the BARC and will include rounds at the leading hillclimb venues in the UK, as...