Car, 4x4 and Van News

Feb 2, 2012
Organisers of the inaugural Gulf 12 Hours event in Abu Dhabi have heaped praise on Avon Tyres Motorsport, which supplied control race tyres for the entire field at the race on 20 January.The event, held at the Yas Marina Grand Prix circuit, featured GT3...
Nov 8, 2011
The 2011 Avon Tyres British GT Champions, Jim and Glynn Geddie, were honoured at the SRO awards evening in Oxfordshire recently.Aberdeen duo, Jim and Glynn Geddie, became the first father-and-son pairing to clinch the Avon Tyres British GT Championship...
Apr 4, 2011
Developed and tested on European roads and race tracks for supreme handling, the Avon ZZ5 is Avon’s latest ultra high performance tyre designed to achieve maximum grip, when it is needed.The new Avon ZZ5 features an Intelligent Asymmetric Tread Design (...
Feb 8, 2011
Avon Tyres is to supply race tyres to the Chevron GR8 Championship – a one-make series featuring 260bhp cars built by the Cheshire-based sportscar manufacturer.The GR8 was built, designed and engineered for racing and was crowned as EVO magazine’s 2010...
Dec 20, 2010
Premier Vehicle Rental (PVR) has selected Avon Tyres for its new three-year, fixed-term tyre supply contract through ATS Euromaster (ATSE).PVR is aiming to double its fleet of 150 vehicles and will benefit from the combined strength of ATSE’s nationwide...
Dec 1, 2010
Avon Tyres will be the title sponsor and official control tyre supplier for the British GT Championship until the end of the 2014 season.The new agreement will see powerful GT cars from manufacturers as diverse as Ferrari, Porsche, Audi and Aston Martin...
Oct 6, 2010
Londoner, David Ashburn, claimed the 2010 Avon Tyres British GT Championship title at the penultimate round of the series at Brands Hatch in Kent last weekend.The 63-year-old and his Trackspeed Porsche teammate, Glynn Geddie, collected a win and a fifth...
Sep 30, 2010
Britain’s Dean Stoneman clinched the Avon Tyres backed FIA Formula Two Championship in the final round of the series and in doing so secured a test drive with the Williams F1 team.Formula Two debutant, Stoneman, 20, took an unassailable lead in the...
Sep 2, 2010
Avon Tyres has named Ipswich resident, Stacey Biltcliffe, as the winner of its competition to win a TVR Tamora.The thunderously-powerful British sportscar is a modern day classic among enthusiasts and Mrs Biltcliffe was the lucky winner of the vehicle in...
May 27, 2010
British tyre manufacturer, Avon Tyres, will be the tyre partner to National Family Week 2010, giving away 7,500 tyre safety kits with its tyres. This year’s event is the UK’s largest celebration of family life, packing in thousands of events, activities...