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  • Looking for Tyres in Calamvale?

    Are you located in Calamvale and in need of an urgent puncture repair or advice on your tyres? Just ask JAX Tyres in Browns Plains! For the best deals on the widest range of tyre and wheel brands as...

  • MICHELIN Total Performance Primacy 3 ST Tyres

    Keep noise out and comfort in: Switch to a safer and more peaceful drive, every day. Driving is a time when you get away from the hustle and bustle all around you. With MICHELIN Primacy 3 ST...

  • Get Everyday Rewards for a year with Continental

    Purchase any 2 Continental tyres and redeem for access to the Conti Rewards App. Get huge savings on food, movie tickets, music downloads, days out and sports sessions! Valid in August and...

  • Pirelli Gift Card and Prancing Horse Supercar Drive Experience Redemption

  • Receive an EFTPOS gift card up to $100 and WIN a Prancing Horse Supercar Drive Experience for two people

    Simply purchase four Pirelli tyres from 1st August to 30th September and redeem your EFTPOS gift card below. You could also win an exciting weekend driving Supercars by telling us in 25...

  • Buy 3 Dunlop LM704 tyres and Get 1 FREE

    Buy three Dunlop SP Sport LM704 tyres and get the fourth for FREE! Offer valid in August and September 2014. Dunlop SP Sport LM704 is the ideal tyre for a wide range of cars offering value for...

  • Receive up to $100 Cash Back on your Bridgestone Potenza or Turanza invoice in-store

    Simply purchase 4 Bridgestone Potenza or Turanza passenger tyres: 16" & below = receive $50 CASH BACK 17" & above = receive $100 CASH BACK The Bridgestone Potenza patterns...

  • WIN a Prancing Horse Supercar Drive Experience for two people

    Simply purchase four Pirelli tyres from 21st July to 30th September and enter below by telling us in 25 words or less about the emotions you associate with JAX Tyres and Pirelli. You could...

  • Dunlop Direzza Gift Card Redemption

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  • Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure Warranty

    Goodyear A recent introduction to Goodyear’s excellent line-up is the Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure. With over 100 years of Goodyear’s tyre design and technology behind it,...

  • Website Terms of Use

    JAX Quickfit Franchising Systems Pty Limited ACN 112 050 058 This website ("Site") is owned and operated by JAX Quickfit Franchising Systems Pty Limited ("JAX"). By accessing, browsing or using...

  • Wheels disclaimers

    Welcome to the JAXQuickfit online Wheel Selector. This search provides you with wheel information and options based on the selections entered by you. The information contained in the JAXQuickfit...

  • Tyre disclaimers

    Welcome to the JAXQuickfit online Tyre Search. This search provides you with tyre information and options based on the selections entered by you. The information contained in the JAXQuickfit online...

  • Tyre Age

    Tyre Health‐Check: How Old Is Too Old? Tyres are the forgotten essentials of a car, rarely spared a thought and taken for granted until a flat occurs or a roadworthy test is failed, ruining any...

  • Tyre Sizes

    JAXQuickfit supplies and fits quality tyres for all sized wheels. To find the right sized tyres for your vehicle, browse the tyre sizes below. Need more help in choosing the best fitting tyres for...

  • Mud Terrain Tyres

    For the weekend off-road expert or enthusiast, Mud Terrain (MT) tyres have the most aggressive or defined tread patterns to disperse mud and debris as you travel unsealed roads or tracks at low...

  • All Terrain Tyres

    All Terrain (AT) tyre tread patterns give stability when travelling over rocks, sand and dirt. Wet and dry conditions can be tackled with confidence and traction benefits in light snow are a feature...

  • Hankook UHPT Replacement Guarantee

    Hankook will replace its Ultra High Performance Tyres damaged by road hazards for up to one year from the date of purchase! A unique feature of Hankook’s Ultra High Performance Tyre...

  • 12 months interest free available

    Apply NOW for No Deposit, 12 Month Interest Free finance so you can get the funds to purchase your new tyres or wheels It's easy to apply and not only will you receive 12 months Interest...

  • myjax FAQs

    What is myjax platinum? myjax platinum is our updated Gold Club Tyre Maintenance program, which offers members over $500 worth of savings and allows them to access and track their tyre maintenance...

  • myjax platinum Tyre Maintenance Plan Terms & Conditions

    Introduction The myjax Platinum Tyre Maintenance Plan is managed and operated by JAX Quickfit Franchising Systems Pty Limited (ACN 112 050 058). In these terms and...

  • Privacy Policy: JAXQuickfit Tyres

    JAX QUICKFIT FRANCHISING SYSTEMS PTY LIMITED ACN 112 050 058 (“JAXQuickfit”) PRIVACY POLICY MANAGEMENT OF PERSONAL INFORMATION At JAXQuickfit, we recognise the importance of your privacy...

  • Plus One Tyre Sizing: Learn How To Plus Size Tyres & Wheels

    When it comes to performance tyres for your vehicle, sometimes big really is better. JAXQuickfit specialise in ensuring that the tyres we fit are not only the safest and most appropriate tyre...

  • Gem Visa Interest Free Finance

    The smarter way to pay for things you really want today. Manage your payments over time, without paying any interest during the interest free period. ✓ Apply online and get a response in 60...

  • Lombard Finance Application Launch

    Who can apply? You are over 18 years of age You are currently employed and earning at least $25,000 per annum You are a permanent Australian Resident Pre-requisites for application to be...

  • Lombard Interest Free Finance

    Why wait? Apply for No Deposit, Interest Free finance NOW so you can get your goods sooner rather than later! It's easy to apply for and not only will you get 6 months Interest Free, your Lombard...

  • Suspension repairs & Maintenance

    Your car’s suspension is an area that is far more important than many people realise. It doesn’t only affect how comfortable and smooth the ride is, although this is important, but it is also a...

  • Diagnosing Brake Problems

    Your car’s brakes are vital to safety. There can be no compromise when it comes to your ability to stop your car when it is in motion. In an emergency situation, the difference of a few metres can...

  • Brake Repairs and Servicing

    Maintaining the integrity of your brakes is one of the most important things you can do for your safety while driving. The nature of the way that brakes are constructed means that they wear...

  • How Brakes Work: Understanding vehicle Braking Systems

    Brakes are devices which stop something from moving, usually by applying force to a moving part that then converts the energy of movement into heat. In the case of cars, there are two main types of...

  • Alloy Wheels vs Steel Wheels

    For many motorists the wheels on their car help make a statement. But apart from aesthetics, they also play an extremely important part in your safety. The wheels are the interface between your...

  • Alloy & Steel Wheel Care

    A good set of wheels can make a huge difference to how your car looks. In fact many people choose wheels for the sole reason of making a statement with their vehicle. Apart from the aesthetic decision...

  • Tyre Buying Tips

    Your tyres provide the interface between your car and the road. Clearly they play an extremely important part not only in performance, but also in overall safety. Without the right tyres, or tyres...

  • When To Replace Worn Tyres

    Tyres are the only part of your car that remain in constant contact with the road. They are responsible for stability, braking, handling, safety, fuel economy and performance attributes of your...

  • Career Opportunities - ACT

    You can read JAXQuickfit Job Descriptions here. {*No Vacancies are currently available in ACT *} No Vacancies are currently available in ACT

  • JAX Tyres Catalogue

    You can view and download the latest JAX Tyres catalogue below (PDF). {* *} {* *}

  • JAXQuickfit No Hassle Guarantee

    Customer Help If you need to make a claim under your guarantee, contact the JAXQuickfit Tyres store at which you received the part or service. Keep your original receipt handy for reference....

  • $129 Seasonal Vehicle Service Offer

    Replace engine oil (up to 5 litres of quality oil) Replace engine oil filter Inspect all water levels Inspect transmission & differential oil levels Inspect brake & steering fluid...

  • Exclusive discounts available to all North Shore gym members

    Great Range of Tyres & Wheels Brake Repairs & Maintenance Steering & Suspension Service Nitrogen Tyre Inflation Electronic Balancing Wheel Alignments Pymble 1 West Street, Almost opposite the...

  • Your JAXQuickfit store is an authorised Suspension Specialist

    Shock Absorbers Shock absorbers help to control the movement of your vehicle's springs and suspension. They play an important role in your vehicle's ability to accelerate, travel and stop with safety...

  • Job Descriptions

    Store Manager Responsible for the development, motivation and well being of your team and to ensure all members are suitably trained to perform their tasks. Ensure every customer is completely...

  • eNiX Wheels

    Manufactured using New Generation Technology (NGT), Enix wheels are the lightest and strongest wheels available on the market. Enix Wheels suit most Toyota, Holden, Honda, Ford and Mitsubishi models....

  • Code of Conduct

    • Act honestly and fairly in all our dealings with the public and conduct our business with strict professional courtesy and integrity. • Treat your vehicle with care and always fit...

  • G.Max

    G.Max is mainly known for manufacturing large-sized alloy wheels from 16" up to 22" for luxury sedans, sports cars, SUVs and off-road vehicles. All products are in-house designed and produced. G.Max...

  • ANZ Wheels

    The ANZ luxury range features wheels suitable for most fitments in the Australian market. ANZ prides itself on quality and service and as such the wheels come with a lifetime structural guarantee and...

  • Career Opportunities - Victoria

    You can read JAXQuickfit Job Descriptions here. Assistant Manager – Bayswater At JAX Tyres we are a dedicated team who pride ourselves on our ability to confidently fulfill the...

  • Career Opportunities - Tasmania

    You can read JAXQuickfit Job Descriptions here. No Vacancies are currently available in Tasmania

  • Career Opportunities - Queensland

    You can read JAXQuickfit Job Descriptions here. Experienced Tyre Technician - Capalaba At JAX Tyres we are a dedicated team who pride ourselves on our ability to confidently fulfill the...

  • Career Opportunities - New South Wales

    You can read JAXQuickfit Job Descriptions here. Wheel Aligner & Tyre Fitter - Haberfield At JAX Tyres we are a dedicated team who pride ourselves on our ability to confidently fulfill...

  • Replacement Wheels Requiring an Engineer's Certificate

    Wheels which exceed the diameter and width limits for major wheel changes must be assessed by an engineering signatory who is recognised by the Transport Authority for the purpose of certifying...

  • JAXQuickfit finance: Nothing to pay for 12 months

    Why wait? Now you can choose the way you want to pay from the following trusted finance providers: Lombard Interest Free FinanceGem Visa interest free finance NO DEPOSIT, NO INTEREST Choose...

  • Goodyear Ducaro GA

    The Revolution is Here. Ducaro GA provides better: Feature: Bubble Blade System Action: Tread block works separately in traction and interlocks in curve Benefit: Significantly increases...

  • Bridgestone Turanza AR10

    The Turanza AR10 featuring Bridgestone's AQ DONUTS II tyre technology, provides a superb balance between comfort and safety. Its modern tread pattern and casing design delivers enhanced...

  • Bridgestone D684

    The Dueler H/T D684 is a tyre designed for highway use. A modern tread pattern gives excellent handling stability and 'sedan-like' comfort. The D684 is fitted as original equipment (OE) on a...

  • Tyre Talk - What Do the Numbers Mean?

    Every modern tyre has markings on the tyre wall. These markings are a series of numbers and codes, used internationally, and exist for the identification of tyre structures, dimensions and...

  • Pirelli: Get a grip this winter, check your tyre tread

    Pirelli is urging motorists to check the tread on their tyres this winter in preparation for the wet, slippery conditions that are the norm for this time of year. "It is important to have...

  • Discounts for Senior Card Holders

    Make the most of your membership by taking advantage of these JAXQuickfit special offers available to Seniors Card holders 10% Discount on Mechanical Repairs Your Seniors Card entitles you to a...

  • Wheel Fitments

    Wheels up to 26mm wider than the largest optional wheel recommended by the vehicle manufacturer for the vehicle can be fitted without the need to notify the RTA. The overall diameter of the wheel and...

  • Wheel Guidelines

    JAXQuickfit Tyres also offers a range of great value wheel and tyre packages. Wheels and the Law Measuring Offset and PCD Each state has certain legal requirements, when wheels outside the...

  • Wheels - General

    As a general rule, it is recommended that you only fit wheels and tyres that are listed on the tyre placard or in the owners' handbook. These have been tested and proven for your car. Sometimes...

  • ARCHIVED NEWS

    Pirelli P Zero selected for the new Lotus Evora - [JUNE 09] Pirelli PZero chosen for this year's top prestigious cars - [JUNE 09] Pirelli Scorpion Tyres Faultless in the Scorching Greek Sunshine...

  • Pirelli Offers Buyers the Ultimate World Rally Experience

    To celebrate its status as the official tyre of the World Rally Championship, Pirelli is offering one lucky tyre buyer the trip of a lifetime. The 'Finish in Italy' Promotion will take the...

  • Newcomer Gets the Tyres Rolling at JAXQuickfit Bendigo

    Experience in the hospitality industry is proving to be the perfect background for the new manager of one of Bendigo's top tyre retailers. Stephen Hogan has been appointed as manager of the...

  • Michelin Ready for a New Season

    The 2008 Le Mans Series (LMS) gets underway on Sunday at the Catalunya Circuit. For Michelin this will be the first outing for the 2008 tyres under race conditions in Europe. The first leg of the...

  • New Management Team at JAXQuickfit Tyres Caloundra

    Good tyres, good service and good people sounds like a good slogan - but it's also the philosophy that guides one of the newest teams in the JAXQuickfit Tyre chain. Long-time friends Rod Kirkcaldie...

  • JAXQuickfit to Partner V8 Driver Cameron McConville

    In a move described as "mutually beneficial", JAXQuickfit Tyres has joined forces with V8 Supercar driver, Cameron McConville. McConville, who also co-hosts Network TEN's Formula One coverage and...

  • Loeb, Elena and Aussie Atkinson dominate in Mexico

    Just as was the case in Monte Carlo, Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena stamped their authority on the Rally Mexico stages with their Citroën C4 WRC running on Pirelli Scorpion tyres. Behind them was...

  • Michelin Australia : Put Young Drivers under pressure this Easter

    The best way to limit the road toll this Easter is to prevent road accidents. And one of the simplest ways to guard against road accidents is to check the pressure and condition of your car's tyres...

  • Pirelli's Craig Lowndes Warns on Easter Tyre Safety

    Newly-appointed Pirelli Tyres Ambassador Craig Lowndes has reminded drivers to check the safety of their tyres ahead of the Easter long weekend. Along with the annual Christmas break, Easter is the...

  • Tyre Talk : John Bowe

    This month's TyreTalk comes from motorsport legend and Dunlop ambassador John Bowe, giving an insight into what we can expect AT the V8 Supercar Championship Series which starts at the Clipsal 500 on...

  • Goodyear and NASA to develop Moon Tyre

    Goodyear, the innovator of innovative tyre technology on Earth, is working with NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC) to significantly evolve its technology and take its capabilities to the rest of the...

  • Dunlop celebrates a proud 120 year history

    An icon of the road and the choice of racing legends Dunlop has played a significant part in motoring development since John Boyd Dunlop invented the pneumatic tyre in 1888. Dunlop's success story...

  • MICHELIN Energy XM1+ Rolls into the Record Books

    Driving a new Peugeot 308 HDi equipped with MICHELIN Energy XM1+ tyres, fuel saving champions John and Helen Taylor have smashed two Guinness World Records - the Round Australia Diesel Economy Record...

  • Dunlop to Supply the Australian Mini Challenge for Three Years

    MINI and Dunlop are synonymous with motorsport worldwide, therefore it is little surprise the two brands have joined forces as partners for the inaugural Australian MINI CHALLENGE Series that will...

  • Pirelli tyres 'Indestructible' at Swedish rally

    The Finn becomes the youngest-ever winner of a WRC rally, praising the strength and grip of his studded Pirelli tyres. This was in spite of conditions that were far from ideal for winter tyres, with...

  • Bowe Back for Dunlop

    Motorsport legend John Bowe will be back in the pits at the Clipsal 500, this time as a Dunlop ambassador, with the iconic tyre company appointing Bowe in the role for the upcoming V8 Supercar...

  • Michelin men set fast pace Down Under

    16-inch rear growing in popularity, Dovizioso tests new profile front There were four Michelin riders in the top five at this week's Phillip Island tests, the second outing of a busy preseason...

  • JAXQuickfit Participates at the 2008 Summernats Festival

  • Pirelli Era : first win to Loen and Citroen

    The Loeb-Elena Citroen C4 WRC has triumphed on the 76th Monte Carlo Rally, the opening round of the 2008 FIA WRC and the first rally with the new single tyre rule in place - exclusively supplied by...

  • Artarmon JAXQuickfit Tyres customer service focus

    Service is the difference between a good business and a bad business says an entrepreneur who has learned about customer satisfaction in an extremely demanding arena. Scott Downey is the new owner...

  • JAX Becomes JAXQuickfit in Blacktown

    Attention to service and value for money are the keys to having happy customers, according to a couple doing business in Blacktown. Shayne Derwin and his wife Karen are celebrating 4 years as the...

  • Dunlop Grandtrek offers new level of driving pleasure to 4WD market

    Dunlop, a world leading manufacturer of high and ultra-high performance tyres, has created a 4WD tyre that combines Dunlop's advanced passenger tyre technologies with superior off-road features. To...

  • Dunlop wins tyre tender on two wheels and four

    Dunlop has announced it has won the tender to supply dry weather tyres for the newly revised Formula Xtreme class, as well as Yamaha FZ6 Cup and 600cc Superstock in 2008 and 2009 national series run...

  • Dunlop's 50,000th milestone won by V8 fanatic

    Dunlop's milestone 50,000th tyre supplied to the V8 Supercar Championship Series was offered as a prize to readers registering through the Herald Sun Cars Guide. The competition ran for three weeks...

  • Angry Anderson silenced by Goodyear product

    Goodyear's Silent Armor tyre was fitted to the Overlander Prado of an Aussie rock legend during a recent trip as reported by Overlander Magazine. Overlander joined Angry Anderson at Horsham,...

  • Grand finish at the Dunlop Grand Finale

    After 14 rounds, 37 races and 10,002 Dunlop control tyres used, the final race of the V8 Supercar Championship Series was the closest finish in the history of the Championship with Garth Tander...

  • Tyre Tech - What Dunlop tyres mean to John Bowe

    In the final TyreTech of the year we have a special guest write up from Glenford's racing driver and Dunlop ambassador John Bowe who finished his V8 Supercar racing career at the Dunlop Grand Finale....

  • Lowndes Sails with Pirelli at start of Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

    V8 Supercar driver Craig Lowndes will join this year's prestigious Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race as a special guest onboard the 65 foot pocket-maxi Pirelli. Lowndes will assist the Pirelli team with...

  • Challenge Bibendum: offsetting CO2 emissions

    Challenge Bibendum, the unique event on sustainable road mobility offsets its CO² emissions with Future Climate, an Australian based not-for-profit organisation. Challenge Bibendum, the premier...

  • BFGoodrich, Round...but, for once, not black

    Over the years, the trophy cabinets of champions become packed with the different medals and cups they claim on their way to glory. As it bowed out of the WRC, BFGoodrich chose to mark the occasion...

  • Winners of the '$1000 Free Fuel Competition'

    We would like to thank all the customers who entered the competition. There were many entrants from Cairns to Tasmania. The draw took place on Friday 9th November at our Head Office in Bella Vista,...

  • Bowe races his final Bathurst on Dunlop's 50,000th tyre

    Dunlop was delighted to confirm its milestone 50,000th control tyre supplied to the Championship was fitted to John Bowe's Ford Falcon BA at the Bathurst 1000. Dunlop had a strong presence at this...

  • Goodyear & Dunlop fit to show stoppers at Sydney Motor Show

    Each year more than a quarter of a million people turn out to the Sydney Motor Show held at Darling Harbour. Over its 90-year history the show has evolved to meet the changing expectations of...

  • Dunlop Yamaha Tech 3 at Australian GP - More championship points

    In a weekend that belonged to newly crowned champion Casey Stoner, the Dunlop Yamaha Tech 3 Team managed to gain more championship points as Sylvain Guintoli brought his Yamaha M1 home in 14th...

  • Goodyear Wrangler just the job for Audi's Trans-Continental Crossing

    Audi's prominent Trans-Continental Crossing was successfully completed on Monday 24 September 2007 in Broome, WA. The launch event saw 15 of Audi's new Q7 SUVs all on Goodyear Wrangler AT/R tyres...

  • Goodyear Wrangler HP All Weather range upgrade

    The Goodyear Wrangler HP All Weather range has been upgraded and now benefits from 2 completely new sizes and 6 replacement sizes, all featuring the exclusive and innovative SilentArmor Technology™,...

  • Goodyear rolling with the 4WD times

    Research show that Sports Utility Vehicles (SUV) drivers spend only 40 per cent of their time off-road, and as one in five cars sold in the last 12 months was an SUV, it's no wonder that there has...

  • Castle Hill upgrade - Service Builds the Business

    A commitment to customer service has led two Sydney businessmen to update every machine in their workshop to ensure their clients receive the best of care. Daniel Dalton and Rob Baggiossi at the...

  • Rossi has Stoner in his MotoGP sights

    The MotoGP championship has became a two rider battle according to Valentino Rossi, with the five-time world champion now isolating Australian Casey Stoner as his main rival.However Stoner, 21, says...

  • Pirelli's Tips for Treading Carefully this Winter

    With winter now officially upon us, Pirelli wants to advise all Australian motorists that there is no more important time to ensure your tyres are able to deal with the challenging winter road...

  • JAXQuickfit joins Wheels with Tyres

    The JAXQuickfit Tyres team has played a significant role in WHEELS' magazine's annual tyre test for 2007.  The story about the test - the fifth carried out by long-term WHEELS' writer John...

  • Goodyear Eagle F1 Victorious in Wheels Tyre Test 2007

    Goodyear Tyres Eagle F1 has won the latest in a long line of global accolades for the iconic tyre by picking up the top spot in the latest Wheels Tyre Test 2007. The Goodyear tyre was particularly...

  • Dunlop SP Sport Maxx Makes it Two in a Row - Winning Wheels Tyre Test

    Dunlop tyres have helped emphasise through the media over the last few days the extreme importance of the tyre as a component of road safety. The iconic tyre brand was victorious in the brand new...

  • From the track to the road with Dunlop's Direzza DZ101

    Dunlop's latest addition to its high-performance tyre range, the Direzza DZ101, which utilises racing  tyre technology to bring the track tyre to the road, is designed by Dunlop for the fast...

  • Bridgestone's new Potenza Adrenalin

    Australian performance enthusiasts can now get an entirely new rush with the launch of the Bridgestone Potenza Adrenalin RE001. The Potenza Adrenalin RE001 range enters the hotly-contested...

  • Rally d'Italia-Sardegna

    Despite the fact that BFGoodrich will have no rivals in Sardinia since all the WRC cars entered for the season's seventh round will be running on its tyres, the development and technical staff of...

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  • Pirelli Launches new 'P Zero the Hero' UHP Tyre

    Pirelli has launched its newest and most technologically advanced ultra-high performance tyre, 'P Zero the Hero'. After two years of development and testing, the latest addition to the P Zero...

  • Three in a row for Loeb

    Citroën's Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena secured their third consecutive win in the space of two months today in Argentina. And also for the third time running, the Citroën pair finished ahead of...

  • Rossi Enjoys Shanghai Battle

    Valentino Rossi (Fiat Yamaha Team YZR-M1-Michelin) fought a titanic duel for victory at Shanghai today, eventually finishing in second place to maintain second position in the World Championship...

  • Michelin: a Step Forward for the Le Mans 24 Hours

    Michelin and Peugeot Sport scored their second victory of the season on the Valencia circuit today. Pedro Lamy and Stéphane Sarrazin crossed the line after 235 very tough laps on both the tyres and...

  • FIA World Rally Championship Argentina

    STADIUM GOERS After a frenzied start to the 2007 season, World Rally Championship regulars enjoyed a month's break after Portugal before the series resumes this weekend in South America. The route...

  • JAXQuickfit Opens In Windsor & Mona Vale

    What started as a casual job has turned into a very busy business for one Sydney resident. Allan Metcalfe is the owner of JAXQuickfit Tyres at Mona Vale on Sydney's northern beaches, one of 72...

  • The new Michelin Pilot Preceda - A true sports tyre

    Superior control in all road conditions; unparalleled wet handling capabilities and the quietest tyre in its class Michelin, the world's leading tyre manufacturer and innovator for both passenger...

  • MICHELIN Energy XM1+ lasts 25% longer

    Michelin's development of the Energy tyre range in 1992 with its reduced tyre rolling resistance is a major demonstration of the company's commitment to the environment. With proven facts...

  • FIA World Rally Championship

    FROM 1973 UNTIL 2007 - 34 YEARS OF WORLD CLASS RALLYING In the course of its uninterrupted presence of 34 years in the FIA World Rally Championship, the Michelin Group has scored 256 victories, won...

  • Michelin launches two new SUV tyres in Australia

    The new Michelin Latitude Tour HP and Michelin Latitude Sport, for a fast changing market Melbourne,- Luxury and high-performance sports utility vehicles (SUVs) are a fast-growing category in...

  • 2008 Pirelli Star Driver Contest : The 18 Drivers Who Will Fight it Out

    The Gr. N Mitsubishi of Juho Hanninen, 2008 Rally Finland PWRC winner The FIA - the governing body of world motorsport - working in perfect collaboration with various national sporting authorities...

  • Family service reigns on the Sunshine Coast as JAXQuickfit Tyres launches at Noosaville

    John Waterhouse & staff, JAXQuickfit Noosaville JAXQuickfit Tyres has recently extended their Sunshine Coast family to include Noosaville. With this addition to the network, JAXQuickfit Tyres...

  • Dunlop up to the extremes of the new-look V8 calendar

    The back to back V8 Supercar Series rounds at Tasmania and Bahrain are a prime example of how two different races produce two very different challenges for the Dunlop tyres fitted to all cars in the...

  • Goodyear and Dunlop streets ahead in UHP sector

    Goodyear and Dunlop are leading the way with their revolutionary Goodyear Eagle F1 GS-D3 and Dunlop SP Sport Maxx tyres, offering a technological breakthrough in the ever-growing ultra-high...

  • Denyer set for Phillip Island Finale

    Grant Denyer hit the track at Phillip Island today in practise for the final round of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Championship. Driving the Summit Fleet Leasing/JAXQuickfit Ford, Denyer was in the top 8...

  • Grant Denyer & Shelley Craft to host Woolworth's Carols in the Domain

    Channel 7 favourites GRANT DENYER and SHELLEY CRAFT will host this year's WOOLWORTHS' CAROLS IN THE DOMAIN. Now in its 24th year, Grant says he's thrilled to be a part of Australia's largest and most...

  • Local Businessman 'On Track' With New Business

    Toowoomba's Tony Byrne is fast-tracking in a new direction as the owner of the newest branch of the JAXQuickfit Tyre chain. The JAX name has been in Toowoomba for 30 years - three years on the...

  • Tyre Team Flattens Prices To Celebrate New Store

    An extra-special tyre deal is the way JAXQuickfit Tyres is celebrating the opening of its very latest outlet, in the southern Brisbane suburb of Browns Plains. The new store, near the shopping...

  • Smithfield Store a TV Star

    A landmark Smithfield store has become the 'star' of a national television commercial. The JAXQuickfit Tyres store on the corner of Long Street and Gipps Road was recently used as a location by...

  • Goodyear Assurance : Tyre Talk

    With the launch of the Goodyear Assurance in Australia and New Zealand, this month's TyreTalk speaks to Glenn Cross, National Product Manager on the tyre that promises to be a big success through...

  • The 2006 Pirelli Calendar

    The Pirelli Calendar has become a cult object for more than 40 years for people who love photography and beauty. It has now arrived in Australia after its recent World Premiere in Paris. "The Cal"...

  • Gran Turismo Championship Extends Pirelli's Worldwide Reach

    Australia's newest motor racing series, the Pirelli Gran Turisimo Championship, joins a worldwide stable of prestigious international automotive competitions raced exclusively on Pirelli Tyres....

  • Explosive Start to the V8 Supercar Championship Series

    The V8 Supercar Championship Series well and truly kicked into action at the season opener at the Clipsal 500. TeamVodafone's Jamie Whincup was victorious as the Clipsal 500 exploded into one of the...

  • McKenna Gearing up for Earth Trek 08

    Artist/photographer Richard McKenna is all set for his next Earth Trek Photographic Expedition, this time hitting the Northern Territory in a Toyota Hilux fitted with Goodyear Silent Armor tyres....

  • Goodyear and Dunlop Receive Product Honours Through OE Fitment

    Goodyear and Dunlop products have received positive press of late as a result of being the original equipment fitment on some of the latest top marques to hit Australia. Ford unveiled its all-new...

  • Goodyear named one of 100 Best Corporate Citizens

    Goodyear was named one of the "100 Best Corporate Citizens" in the current issue of CRO (Corporate Responsibility Officer) magazine, a reputable corporate responsibility publication from the US....

  • Goodyear and Dunlop : Tyre Talk

    Over the last month our Goodyear and Dunlop product has received some fantastic third party endorsement through a range of media, reporting positively on our product performance. Please find below...

  • Goodyear tops Fortune's global most admired list

    Goodyear has been recognized as the world's most admired motor vehicle parts company by Fortune magazine. Goodyear topped the list of leading companies in four key attributes: innovation, people...

  • No Longer 'a man's world' at JAXQuickfit

    When the late great James Brown sang that 'this is a man's world', he could have been talking about the tyre industry - but he didn't know Ainslie Weekes. Ainslie Weekes, JAXQuickfit Tyres Fairy...

  • Customer Service a Priority at JAXQuickfit Tyres Warilla

    Greg Hollis says there is no great secret to building a good business - providing you remember that the customer is Number One. Greg Hollis, JAXQuickfit Tyres Warilla "I'm constantly surprised...

  • Pirelli Launches New P Zero UHP Tyre in Australia

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  • Dunlop: Superbike Tyre Testing at Phillip Island

    After the announcement that Dunlop will continue to supply tyres to the Australian Superbike Championships Dunlop Motorsport manager Ken Weiden recently spent time on Phillip Island testing the new...

  • Dunlop continues as preferred tyre supplier to Australian Superbike Championship into the 2009 Season

    Frontline Media Group (FMG), promoters of the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) are pleased to announce that Dunlop will continue to be the preferred supplier for the 2009 season. FMG in...

  • 'EARTH TREK' relies on Goodyear

    In 2008, Earth Trek artist and photographer Richard McKenna travelled through some of Australia's most extreme wilderness regions including the Gibson Desert, Ormiston Gorge, Finke Gorge, Lake Frome...

  • Pirelli's new Sottozero Tyre makes its Debut in World Rally Championship in Norway

    New studded tyre in 15" diameter reduces costs for teams Specialist winter tyre rims no longer needed Milan, February 10, 2009 - WRC Norway, the second round of the 2009 World Rally Championship,...

  • World's most powerful man rolls with Goodyear

    When Barack Obama took the oath of office to become the 44th President of the United States, he began a journey of countless appearances and appointments, and Goodyear will be a key contributor,...

  • JAX Turns 60 Years Young

    Last of the true independent tyre retailers, JAXQuickfit celebrates 60 years of success in 2009. Originally established in Sydney six decades ago as JAX Tyres, today's $100 million business provides...

  • Albury-Wodonga:JAXQuickfit Tyres Gets a Fresh Face

    Roger Buchs, JAXQuickfit Tyres Albury-Wodonga Albury-Wodonga's only JAXQuickfit Tyres store is under the new ownership of Roger Buchs and partner, Peta Kosonen. JAXQuickfit's newest franchisee...

  • JAXQuickfit Tyres Celebrates 60 Years With New TVC

    JAXQuickfit Tyres has produced a new television commercial to be screened throughout 2009 to commemorate its 60th anniversary. Complete with birthday cake and JAXQuickfit's trademark advertising...

  • Pirelli: Round 3 of the 2009 WRC, Cyprus Rally Kicks Off on March 13

    Unique event of the season, being mixed surface - asphalt on Friday, gravel on Saturday and Sunday. To reduce competitors costs Pirelli will run only gravel tyres, including the Friday asphalt...

  • Loeb Takes His 50th Win With Pirelli

    Pirelli Scorpion tyres demonstrate their prowess on mixed surfaces. Limassol, 15 marzo, 2009 - Citroen driver Sebastien Loeb has once more underlined his place in the record books by claiming a...

  • Goodyear's Passion for Quality: Tyre Talk

    There is more involved than one might think to be appointed as one of Goodyear's raw material suppliers. Yet it is a necessary process for suppliers if Goodyear is to maintain its reputation for...

  • Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric Continues to Receive Global Accolades

    Reviews from Asia Pacific Wheels Magazine (Australia) "If you buy the Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric, you're getting the highest level of performance potential," according to John Cadogan of...

  • John Bowe: V8 Supercar Season Preview

    The 2009 V8 Supercar Championship is finally here and to say I am excited is an understatement - this year is going to be one of the most thrilling ever! I think the biggest news for the year that...

  • Dunlop continues Two-Wheeled Success in 2009 at Australian Superbike Opener

    Dunlop tyres took up where it left off last year and continued its dominance of the countries leading two wheeled series with Team Joe Rocket Suzuki and Dunlop rider Josh Waters taking out the first...

  • Goodyear to launch tougher Wrangler MTR Kevlar in mid-2009 in Australia

    In February, Goodyear North America launched the Wrangler MTR successor, the Wrangler MTR Kevlar, at its US annual dealer meeting in Washington D.C. The new Goodyear Wrangler MTR Kevlar is the...

  • Dunlop Grandtrek AT3 is "Tyre of the Year"

    In Spain, Goodyear Dunlop tyres continue to demonstrate that they are a step ahead of the market, and the proof can be seen in the many awards the tyres have received to date. The latest tyre to...

  • Bathurst 12hr one-two for Dunlop

    Wollongong driver Damien White has proven that his win in the 2008 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom Enduro was no fluke by leading a Dunlop one-two across the line in this year's race held at Mount...

  • Pirelli Scorpion Tyres for the All-Gravel Rally of Portugal (April 2 - 5)

    * Strong entry of 75 cars. Includes first event for the five 2009 Pirelli Star Drivers. * Two-time World Champion, Marcus Gronholm returns to take on Loeb in a Subaru. * Kick-off event also for...

  • Pirelli: Loeb Wins Again as Pirelli Star Drivers Join the Party

    Faro, April 5, 2009 - Citroen driver Sebastien Loeb maintained his dominance of the 2009 World Rally Championship with victory on the fourth round of the series, the Rally of Portugal, which ended...

  • Dunlop secures Townsville 400 sponsorship

    The V8 Supercars announced Dunlop as the naming rights sponsor of North Queensland's largest annual event the inaugural Dunlop Townsville 400. Dunlop Brand Manager, Melissa Tilley, said that the...

  • Michelin Primacy LC tyre is quieter and saves more fuel!

    Featuring silent ride and fuel economy, new tyre targets to be the region's best seller and industry reference Australia - Michelin is pleased to announce today the launch of the new Michelin...

  • Pirelli Scorpion "soft" at Rally Argentina

    Villa Carlos Paz, 24-26 April, 2009 Pirelli Scorpion at Rally Argentina, is one of the most spectacular and demanding events of 2009 WRC. It will be based at Villa Carlos Paz in the heart of...

  • Dunlop to introduce its new V8 Sport Maxx "Sprint" tyre at Winton

    V8 Supercar fans and drivers alike will experience some radical passing at Winton Raceway next weekend with the debut of Dunlop's soft compound SP Sport Maxx "Sprint" tyre. Arguably the largest...

  • New generation Michelin S12 & M12 XC off-road tyres give even better performance and durability on intermediate and hard terrain

    The new Michelin S12 & M12 XC off-road tyres, developed from Michelin's experience in the Motocross World Championships, are a ticket to an even better off-road ride, being an improved version of the...

  • FPR Resumes Winning Ways at Australian Grand Prix

    Dunlop Ambassador Mark Winterbottom recaptured the form that saw him win seven races last year, dominating the Saturday 15-lap V8 Supercar race at the Australian grand Prix, with runner up results...

  • Here and Now with John Bowe

    Well the V8 Supercar season is now in full swing with some fantastic racing already held at Clipsal, the Australian F1GP and most recently over the ditch at the Hamilton 400 There is a real buzz...

  • Dunlop Unveils Details on New V8 Supercar Control Tyre

    As the official tyre supplier to the V8 Supercars since 2002, this year is a milestone year for Dunlop with the Townsville 400 sponsorship as well as the introduction of the new 'SP Sport Maxx...

  • Dunlop secures Townsville 400 sponsorship

    The V8 Supercars announced Dunlop as the naming rights sponsor of North Queensland's largest annual event the inaugural Dunlop Townsville 400. Dunlop Brand Manager, Melissa Tilley, said that the...

  • Tyre Talk : Benefits of Premium Tyres highlighted in Autocar tests

    Leading UK automotive publication, Autocar, recently conducted their first 'Tyre Tests' in over 12 months. In their prior test in November 2007, they compared the leading premium tyres against each...

  • 'Michelin Latitude Cross' offers SUVs off-road ability and on-road comfort

    Michelin's new Latitude Cross tyre gives drivers of city slicker SUVs a chance to expand their horizons to enjoy the off-road experience their vehicles were designed for - with excellent performance...

  • Pirelli Scorpion Tyres Ready to Hit the Italian Gravel Roads

    Milan, May 20, 2009 - After the Argentine Sierras, the World Rally Championship is back in Europe, and the drivers are getting ready to hit the tough gravel roads of this marvellous Italian island....

  • Pirelli Scorpion Tyres Power Latvala to Italian Victory

    Olbia, May 24, 2009 - Ford driver Jari-Matti Latvala has put the brakes on Sebastien Loeb's domination of the 2009 World Rally Championship season to claim his first win of the year, on the...

  • Dunlop's Sprint Tyre at Symmons Plains in it's Second Round

    Following an exciting debut at Winton that saw a new track record set, V8 fans will enjoy another round of action-packed racing at Symmons Plains this weekend with the second outing of Dunlop's fast,...

  • Castle Hill: JAXQuickfit Named Top Automotive Business

    JAXQuickfit Tyres Castle Hill has just been named 'Most Outstanding Automotive Business' in the 2009 Local Business Awards presented by the Hills News. The Old Northern Road tyre and wheel specialist...

  • Narellan: JAXQuickfit Responds to Population Growth

    Sydney's newest population centre now has its own JAXQuickfit Tyres store. JAXQuickfit Narellan has opened its doors to service both the region's well established residents and the new arrivals, as...

  • Goodyear TredLife Technology™ - Innovated for Longer Mileage

    Behind TredLife Technology™, as utilised in Goodyear's new DuraPlus tyre, are a number of tyre design innovations that were made to deliver longer lasting treads. Having great tread wear...

  • Goodyear: Hunter Racing re-signs Runner Up In Round 1

    One of Australia's leading off-road racing teams, Hunter Racing, has re-signed with Goodyear as naming right sponsors for the 2009 Australian Off-Road Championship. After securing their fifth...

  • New Goodyear DuraPlus Passenger Tyre Offers Outstanding Mileage

    Designed to provide outstanding mileage, Goodyear has launched the DuraPlus tyre for the passenger value segment. The new tyre which incorporates innovative TredLife Technology™ delivers longer...

  • Dunlop Dominates Targa Tasmania

    Dunlop dominated the podium at the 2009 Targa Tasmania tarmac rally, with six of the seven main category winners using Dunlop tyres. Ken Wieden, Dunlop's National Motorcycle & Motorsport Manager,...

  • Dunlop's SP Sport MAXX 'Sprint' Tyre Spices Up Winton

    Dunlop's new 'Sprint ' V8 tyre made for an action -packed weekend of racing at Winton with Ford driver Craig Lowndes victorious in both races and Team Intraracing driver Marcus Marshall breaking the...

  • Dunlop:Here and Now with John Bowe

    "This month I was part of a group that was the first in Australia outside the Goodyear & Dunlop Tyres testing department to trial the new Dunlop SP Sport Maxx TT passenger road tyre and I tell you...

  • Michelin Power One Range: Moto GP technology now available on open market

    More than 180 tyre combinations are now available through the Michelin Power One range which offers the best of tailored MotoGP performance to riders. When developing the Michelin Power One lineup,...

  • Goodyear: Hunter Racing Heads For Finke

    On a high from success at the Hyden 450 last month, Queensland's Hunter Racing will race for its sixth successive Finke Desert title this weekend on Goodyear's new Wrangler MTR Kevlar tyres. The...

  • BFGoodrich: Mud Terrain T/A KM2 is the Best Tyre 4WD Action Magazine Independent Test

    "What I can assure you is that BFG has clearly improved on a very good thing" Nathan Campbell-Cowie, 4WD Action BFGoodrich's Mud Terrain T/A KM2 supremacy over other mud tyres on the market has been...

  • Pirelli Scorpion Tyres Faultless in the Scorching Greek Sunshine

    Loutraki, June 14, 2009 - BP Ford Abu Dhabi driver Mikko Hirvonen turned in a faultless drive on his Pirelli tyres to collect his first win of the season on the Acropolis Rally of Greece, which ended...

  • Pirelli PZero Chosen for this Year's Top Prestigious Cars

    Alfa Romeo 8C Spider, Ferrari 599 HGTE, Aston Martin V12 Vantage, The Choice of tyre was easy - the high-performance Pirelli P Zero Milan, June 2009 - Pirelli confirms its leadership as the tyre of...

  • Pirelli P Zero selected for the new Lotus Evora

    Pirelli are delighted to announce that they have been selected by Lotus Cars Limited as the principal supplier of tyres for the stunning new Lotus Evora. The Evora is the first all new Lotus to be...

  • Michelin, Renault and Alonso - A Winning Combination

    After 18 closely fought races and an emotional rollercoaster of a season, Fernando Alonso, Renault F1 and Michelin secured both Formula One world championship titles in 2006. Confidence and mutual...

  • FIA World Rally Championship Wales

    Finishing the 2007 Wales Rally GB was sufficient for Sébastien Loeb and Daniel Elena (Citroën/BFGoodrich) to collect their fourth consecutive world title to join Finland's Tommi Mäkinen in world...

  • Michelin men end 2007 on a high note

    Michelin's MotoGP riders finished 2007 with a rousing performance at Jerez, taking the first four places in the final test session of the year and putting them in confident mood for 2008. Dani...

  • Expansion in China Continues with new High Performance Tyre Factory

    Pirelli has begun manufacturing high-performance car tyres in China in the Group's second factory in the Shandong Province. The new industrial facility, which rises in the same area as the factory...

  • Pirelli 2008 Calendar

    The 2008 Pirelli Calendar was launched in Shanghai on Thursday November 29th. The 35th edition of "The Cal" features was shot entirely in Shanghai and features two of Australia's best-known models,...

  • Winners of the '$1000 Free Fuel Competition'

    Mr B. Howard, pictured here with the franchisee Mr Simon Fraser at the Warners Bay store We would like to thank all the customers who entered the competition. There were many entrants from Cairns to...

  • Rossi has Stoner in his MotoGP sights

    The MotoGP championship has became a two rider battle according to Valentino Rossi, with the five-time world champion now isolating Australian Casey Stoner as his main rival. However Stoner, 21, says...

  • Michelin Man steps out into the streets of Brunswick

  • Continental Concept tyres for a perfect Showcar styling

    Sensational studies of 'concept cars', the vehicles of the future, are a hallmark of the motor shows of today. Whether in Detroit, Geneva, Frankfurt, Paris or Tokyo, futuristic Concept cars in...

  • Volkswagen Tiguan SUV uses colour-stripped Continental tyres

    Volkswagen has unveiled a compact concept SUV expected to become reality in 2008. The new RAV4 size Volkswagen Tiguan SUV made its debut as a concept car at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The Tiguan,...

  • ContiSportContact Vmax is the world's fastest standard production tyre

    The ContiSportContact Vmax, which has already repeatedly demonstrated its performance at up to 360 km/h, has now been entered in the Guinness Book of Records as the world's fastest standard production...

  • Continental extends successful streak in supplying Original Equipment tyres to Mercedes-Benz

    In the wake of the latest OE release, Continental is now equipping further top-class cars at Mercedes-Benz with tyres. Continental was recently awarded the contract to outfit a share of all models in...

  • Continental selected for LandRover Experience Tour

    The LandRover Experience Tour is considered one of the most challenging tests faced by all-terrain vehicles, and this year, for the first time, the Experience Tour will be run exclusively using 4x4...

  • Goodyear counts the wins for 2007

    The awards for Goodyear's passenger tyre range keep rolling in with its Ducaro GA winning CHOICE magazine's Best Buy award this month and its flagship tyre, the Eagle F1 GS-D3, winning the Wheels tyre...

  • Overlander puts MT/RS through its paces

    In October's edition of Overlander Magazine the Goodyear Wrangler MT/R was heavily featured as the Overlander team put the new Jeep Rubicon through its paces across all sorts of diverse terrain. "No...

  • Audi's Outback Odyssey Now an International Event

    Audi's famous across-Australia odyssey is underway for the second time. Known as the Audi 'Trans-Continental Crossing', this three week journey sees 17 Audi Q7 and A6 allroad quattro vehicles...

  • Dunlop explains the benefits of silica

    Silica tyres last longer than conventional tyres and provide greater car efficiency, meaning less fuel is used and fewer environmentally-harmful emissions are produced over time. Tyre designers have...

  • Turanza ER300 Tops German Press Tests

    Leading German motoring magazines have awarded Bridgestone tyres top ratings in the 2007 summer tyre tests. ADAC Motorwelt, Germany's biggest-selling auto magazine, rates the Bridgestone Turanza ER300...

  • ContiSportContact 3 - Superior Safety and Premium Performance

    Demonstrating its commitment to safety, performance and excellence in engineering, Continental announces Australia-wide availability of its newest ultra high-performance tyre, the...

  • Michelin working hard for Chinese Grand Prix

    Michelin travels to Shanghai with new tyres for Valentino Rossi (Fiat Yamaha Team YZR-M1-Michelin) following a difficult Turkish GP where the former World Champion struggled with a rear tyre...

  • Goodyear and Dunlop streets ahead in UHP sector

    Goodyear and Dunlop are leading the way with their revolutionary Goodyear Eagle F1 GS-D3 and Dunlop SP Sport Maxx tyres, offering a technological breakthrough in the ever-growing ultra-high...

  • JAXQuickfit Tyres in Merrylands - Service Builds the Business

    'Taking care of the mums and dads' is a business philosophy that pays dividends for one Sydney tyre dealer - and the 'mums and dads' who are his customers. Andrew Raymond and his experienced staff...

  • Michelin Riders Fill All Three Podium Places as Cyryl Despres Records Second Dakar Victory

    Frenchman Cyril Despres, winner of the Dakar Rally in 2005, clinched his second Dakar success in three years with a controlled final stage performance around Lac Rose in Dakar on Sunday. The Team...

  • Pirelli will be the control tyre in World Rally Championship

    The FIA, the governing body of the World Rally Championship, has announced that "Pirelli will become the official tyre supplier for the WRC from 2008-2010. The decision was reached following a...

  • BFGoodrich on World Rally Championship in Norway

    Mikko Hirvonen sprang a surprise today by wining the WRC's newcomer, the Rally Norway. The youngster led from flag to flag, while fellow Finn Marcus Grönholm was powerless against his teammate's...

  • BFGoodrich and World Rally Championship in Norway

    Norway will this weekend host a round of the World Rally Championship for the very first time. Based in Hamar, which is situated between Lillehammer and the capital Oslo and which previously hosted...

  • BFGoodrich on Studded Tyres in the World Rally Championship

    The Swedish and Norwegian rounds of the WRC take place on snow and ice for which the sport's governing body (FIA, Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile) permits the use of studded tyres. For...

  • BFGoodrich Wins 'by half a millimetre'

    As in 2006, Marcus Grönholm (Ford/BFGoodrich) succeeded in coming out of his early duel with Sébastien Loeb (Citroën/BFGoodrich) on top. Also like last year, it was a different tyre choice (a...

  • Corona Rally Mexico - Western bound, gravel ahoy!

    After the asphalt of the Monte Carlo Rally and the snow and ice of Scandinavia, the transatlantic crossing to Mexico marks the inaugural dirt fixture of the season. Loose surface events account for...

  • Michelin introduces the 'Michelin Energy Endurance Challenge'

    Given the important role played by endurance racing in its competition strategy, Michelin has decided to launch the 'Michelin Energy Endurance Challenge'. Based on the 2007 Le Mans 24 Hours and the...

  • Michelin Easter Safety Check

    Michelin driver awareness campaign highlights the importance of correct tyre pressure Last Saturday, 31 March, Michelin furthered its commitment to 'making road travel safer' by organising its first...

  • Peugeot and Michelin score their first victory

    Today on the Monza circuit, the Peugeot 908 HDI FAP driven by Marc Gené and Nicolas Minassian scored its first 1000-km race victory in the LMS Championship. Peugeot set pole and put both its cars on...

  • Michelin out of luck in Turkish Moto Grand Prix

    Reigning World Champion Nicky Hayden (Repsol Honda Team RC212V-Michelin) was Michelin's top finisher in an unlucky Turkish Grand Prix for the French tyre brand. The American was involved in a titanic...

  • ISTANBUL: Where the New Tyre Rules Really Bite

    Michelin riders go into the Turkish Grand Prix following a dominant display at last month's Spanish GP where Valentino Rossi (Fiat Yamaha Team YZR-M1-Michelin) won ahead of Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda...

  • Goodyear Warns on 4WD Tyres (17/11/05)

    Goodyear has expressed concern that some 4WD owners could be choosing the wrong tyres for their vehicle, and putting themselves and their families in danger. Goodyear's concerns relate to replacement...

  • Dunlop joins forces with AUDI

    Dunlop Tyres and Audi have formed a partnership in Australia, with Dunlop providing high performance tyres for Audi's national customer drive days. Audi's 'quattro Drive Experience' programme is part...

  • Goodyear addition proves testing strengths

    When Goodyear releases a new tyre such as its 'Silent Armor', it is done so only after a rigorous testing programme is complete. The Goodyear laboratory and road test programme is so comprehensive, it...

  • Keeping Safe is Simple

    Whether it is at Christmas, a birthday or any other time of the year, most people would put a safe and happy family as number one choice on their wishlist. And no matter if it is for a special...

  • Mixed Fortunes For Fast Forecaster

    Australia's fastest weatherman has had a mixed weekend in Adelaide, in the opening round of the 2006 V8 Supercar series. Grant Denyer, whose #81 Dick Johnson Racing Falcon is sponsored by JAXQuickfit...

  • Fast Forecaster Set For Clipsal Start

    Grant Denyer has fingers crossed for a fine, fast and fear-free weekend of racing at the 2006 Clipsal 500 in Adelaide (March 23-26). Denyer, whose Dick Johnson Racing-prepared Falcon is sponsored by...

  • Richo & Frosty Help Support Dunlop Through 2008

    To help further leverage Dunlop's proud association with Ford Performance Racing, FPR drivers Steven 'Richo' Richards and Mark 'Frosty' Winterbottom have been announced as two of Dunlop's brand...

  • New Dunlop High Performance Tyre - JAXQuickfit Tyres

    Dunlop Tyres has created history by producing Australia's first locally made 235/40R18 high performance tyre. It's part of an extension to the popular Dunlop SP Sport 3000A range which now features a...

  • Pirelli 2007 Calendar - Photographers and Interpreters

    Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin are the photographers who will be shooting the 2007 edition of the Cal. Once again, the choice has fallen on a duo, after Mert and Marcus, who did the 2006...

  • Michelin a Clear Winner in 2005

    Michelin took the trifecta in 2005, making a clean sweep of the three most prestigious international motorsport championships. It secured world titles with its partners in Formula One (Fernando...

  • Pirelli Tops Offroad Tyre Comparison

    The Pirelli Scorpion tyre has come up trumps in an exhaustive Australian offroad comparison. Australian 4WD Monthly writer and tester Glenn Wright spent four grueling days testing 14 sets of...

  • Continental Wins Australian Tyre Test

    Continental's new tyre designed for family cars has won the latest tyre test in the March 2006 issue of Australia's leading consumer magazine. The Continental Conti Premium Contact 2 shared the best...

  • Goodyear Gives you Excellence

    Goodyear, the world's largest tyre company, is rolling out its revolutionary Goodyear Excellence tyre range in October - the new high-performance tyre with added comfort. This advanced tyre has been...

  • New JAXQuickfit Team at Haberfield

    A commitment to customer service is a guarantee of satisfaction for anyone in need of new tyres in Sydney's inner west. That's the promise from Chris Geoghegan, the new owner of the JAXQuickfit Tyre...

  • JAXQuickfit joins Motor Tyre Test

    The JAXQuickfit Tyres team has played a vital role in MOTOR magazine's annual tyre test for 2005.The story, by Philip Lord, in the December 2005 issue of MOTOR, pays tribute to the crew who changed...

  • Fast Forecaster To Open New Fyshwick Tyre Store

    Canberra's newest tyre and automotive workshop will be flagged off the starting line this weekend by none other than Australia's fastest forecaster. Seven Network weather presenter and part-time V8...

  • Denyer grabs Top Motorsport Awards

    To many people he is the impossibly cheerful weatherman on Channel Seven's early morning programme - but he's also a motor racing star and it's now official. Grant Denyer, who is sponsored by...

  • 'Racey' Dancers Star On Streets Of Adelaide

    Celebrity weatherman Grant Denyer today took 'Dancing With The Stars' partner Amanda Garner for the ride of her life, in the lead up to this weekend's Clipsal 500 motor race. Denyer, who drives for...

  • Denyer Says 'Keep Track Of Tyre Pressures'

    Part-time V8 Supercar driver and full-time weather presenter, Grant Denyer has urged drivers to check their tyres before heading off for the Easter holidays. In his dual roles - with the Seven...

  • Denyer Flies in for Fyshwick Visit

    Australia’s fastest forecaster was in Canberra last weekend [May 6] to officially open the newest outlet of the JAXQuickfit Tyre chain. Grant Denyer, full-time weather presenter for...

  • Sydney Man Wins Dream Dance With Denyer

    Making sure his car was in tip-top condition for a family excursion has given one Sydney man a bonus experience he will never forget. IT programmer Johnathan Shaw had dropped in to his nearest...

  • Canberra Woman Savours 'Dance' With Denyer

    A Canberra woman has ticked off one of her list of ‘must have’ experiences after winning a ride in a race car with TV personality, Grant Denyer. August 2006 Joanne Monks, from Harman,...

  • JAXQuickfit On Track With Grant Denyer

    Australia's fastest forecaster will go racing again this year with the support of JAXQuickfit Tyres. SEVEN Network weather presenter, Grant Denyer, has signed up for the 2006 Fujitsu V8 Supercar...

  • Legal Tips

    Changing your car's wheels and tyres can alter its behaviour on the road. Because of this, there are limits to the changes that are permitted. These guidelines specify those limits. It is still...

  • Tyre Placard

    Wheels and tyres are vital to your safety. Since 1971, strict design standards (ADR 24) have been progressively introduced. These include wheel rims that will stop a deflated tyre from coming off...

  • Tyre Load Rating

    Any replacement tyre must have a load rating equal to or better than the rating of the original tyres fitted by the vehicle manufacturer. This information is available from the tyre placard fitted to...

  • Tyre Speed Rating

    If the speed rating of the tyres specified for your vehicle is less than 140km/h you must not fit tyres with a lower speed rating. It is strongly recommended that the speed rating of the tyres...

  • 4WD Driving Tips

    Successful four wheel driving relies on a combination of knowledge and skill. An understanding of not only driving techniques for different conditions, but also knowing the capabilities and...

  • Tyre Rotation

    Modern tyre tread patterns, and the introduction of many front-wheel drive cars, have increased the importance of regular tyre rotation. (Front-wheel drive considerably influences wear on both the...

  • Tyre Examination & Repair

    Inspect tyres regularly, paying attention to: Objects embedded in the tread Remove all stones and other objects embedded in the tyre tread before driving. Tread wear Ensure tyres have adequate...

  • Tyre Inflation Pressures

    Did you realise that your car is literally riding on air? The pressure of the air inside your tyres is what supports the entire weight of your car! A tyre is a ring shaped covering that fits...

  • Tyre Choice

    If you are replacing tyres on your car, it is essential that they meet the minimum standards that are detailed on your Tyre Placard (see example below) which can be found in the glove compartment...

  • Retreaded Tyres

    The motor traffic regulations require that all retreaded tyres fitted to motorcars (omnibuses excepted), motorcar derivatives and multi-purpose vehicles on and after January 1 1980 comply with the...

  • Regrooved Tyres

    Regrooved tyres must not be fitted to motorcars, motorcycles, panel vans, utilities or station wagons. Regrooved tyres are acceptable on other types of vehicles providing that the tyres are suitable...

  • Valves

    When replacing tubeless tyres, ensure a new valve is fitted. Check valves for air leaks when checking tyre pressure. For ultra-low profile, high performance tyres on alloy rims, metal-type valves...

  • Conversion to Low Profile

    Converting to ultra-low profile tyres is one of the most effective and economical ways of enhancing the appearance and handling characteristics of many cars. Some ultra-low profile tyres may fit a...

  • Space Saver Wheels & Tyres

    The design of some vehicles is such that there is insufficient space available to carry a conventional spare wheel and tyre. In order to avoid the possibility of a tyre puncture or failure rendering...

  • Sumitomo Tyres

    JAXQuickfit Tyres are proud to stock Sumitomo Tyres. See our latest offers on Sumitomo Tyres. Performance tyres Find your nearest JAXQuickfit store or call {$advertise_phone_number} (1300 for...

  • Firestone Tyres

    History Harvey Firestone founded Firestone Tyre and Rubber in 1900 to supply pneumatic tyres for wagons, buggies, and other forms of wheeled transportation common at the time. Firestone soon saw the...

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