Motorcycle News

Feb 7, 2011
Avon Tyres – celebrating their centenary of motorcycle manufacture in 2011 – has had a successful three days at the UK trade’s EXPO show.Despite the outlook for the UK motorcycle industry continuing to be tough, Avon Tyres is enjoying a period of strong...
Jan 17, 2011
Avon Tyres will be celebrating throughout 2011, a year which marks its Centenary of producing motorcycle tyres.Today, Avon Tyres is the only UK-based manufacturer of road-going motorcycle tyres.The actual history of Avon Tyres goes back to 1885, when a...
Oct 29, 2010
Avon Tyres is continuing to back the UK motorcycle industry’s innovative ‘Get On’ campaign.‘Get On’ is a three-year marketing drive by the Motor Cycle Industry Association which aims to change the perception of biking and bring brand-new people into...
Sep 17, 2010
International motorcycle traveller Sam Manicom is launching his latest volume on his two-wheeled exploits at The Ace Café on September 18 – and Avon Tyres will be there.Avon has backed the majority of the Manicom’s adventures by supplying Gripster tyres...
May 14, 2010
Product recall Avon Cobra AV72 240/50R16 84VCooper Tire & Rubber Co Europe Ltd is recalling a small number of the above product.The recall only affects certain applicable date codes of the Avon Cobra AV72 240/50R16 84V which is a replacement rear...
Mar 8, 2010
With spring finally heading our way, Avon Tyres is warning bikers across the UK to check their tyre pressures before they venture out onto the road.Following one of the harshest winters for 30 years, many bikers will only now be considering returning to...
Feb 4, 2010
Avon Tyres enjoyed a double success in the recent British Dealer News Industry Awards.Avon Tyres’ UK Motorcycle Sales Manager Gary Bretherton won the ‘Best Suppliers Representative’ award, while the Avon Roadrider tyre received a ‘Certificate of Merit’...
Jan 21, 2010
Avon Tyres has released a successor to the phenomenally popular Storm ST family of sports-touring tyres. The new Storm 2 Ultra builds on the enviable performance of the Storm ST and improves upon it in a number of areas. Developed from the award-winning...
Jan 11, 2010
The amazing new Hyde Harrier and a selection of the world’s finest limited-edition and one-off motorcycles choose Avon Tyres.Last month saw Norman Hyde’s latest creation – the Hyde Harrier Jubilee – released to the public and it runs exclusively on Avon...