Van, Truck, Trailer, Bus and Coach Aftermarket News in Ireland

Bridgestone and Top Tyres commercial customer evening

Bridgestone and Top Tyres recently held a very successful commercial customer evening in O’Brien’s Inn, Glenbrien, Co. Wexford, an establishment which has a direct involvement from Top Tyre’s Ger Doran.

Over 70 fleet managers, transport operators and agricultural contractors were present on the night.

Andrew Dowdall and Frank Egan from Bridgestone outside O’Brien’s with the agricultural tyre display

The presentations focused on Bridgestone’s Duravis and Ecopia tyres including their sustainability credentials and fuel saving capabilities.

Conor Curran from Bridgestone Ireland outlined the upcoming European Vecto legislation, requiring commercial vehicle manufacturers to reduce their CO2 or face heavy penalties.

Conor Curran gives his presentation on the Duravis Vecto

Bridgestone’s north region commercial director, David Almazan gave a great insight into how Bridgestone’s Duravis and Ecopia tyres can help operators to reduce their running cost over the life of the tyre.

Mick Doran, Top Tyres and Colm Conyngham, Marketing and Public Relations Manager, Bridgestone Ireland.

Colm Conyngham, Bridgestone’s marketing manager highlighted the strong partnership between Bridgestone and Top Tyres locally and complemented them on the service they provide to their customers.

Andrew Dowdall, Bridgestone’s agricultural tyre representative concluded the evening with a talk on the Bridgestone VX tractor tyre and its excellent performance.

Conor Curran, Commercial Sales Manager, Bridgestone Ireland; local TD, Verona Murphy; and David Almazan, Commercial Director, Bridgestone Europe, North Region.
A display of Duravis and Ecopia tyres