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Yokohama Tyres for Porsche Panamera

Posted Monday, February 10 2014 by admin
Yokohama ADVAN Sport V105 tyre

The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd., announced today that its "ADVAN Sport V105 N-0" tyres, part of its global flagship "ADVAN" series, have been selected by Germany’s Porsche AG as original equipment for the company’s premium saloon, Panamera. 

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Toyota 86 Winner Gets The Keys

Posted Thursday, December 12 2013 by admin

Bob Jane T-Marts Bendigo Celebrate with winner of Yokohama's Orange Oil Competition

Bob Jane T-Marts Bendigo tyres Yokohama toyota 86 winner

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Save on Top Gear Festival 2014 Tickets with Yokohama

Posted Wednesday, December 11 2013 by admin
Jeremy Clarkson and James May Top Gear Festival Sydney

Yokohama is the Official Tyre Partner of the Top Gear Festival Sydney 2014. We have a limited offer for our fans.

If you're a subscriber to the Yokohama eNewsletter or a fan of a Yokohama or ADVAN Australia Facebook pages we can save you money on Top Gear Festival Sydney 2014 tickets.

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Harris wins Australian V8 Ute Series 2013

Posted Sunday, December 8 2013 by admin
Ryal Harris V8 Utes Series Winner 2013 Yokohama Official tyres

Gold Coast driver Ryal Harris today claimed his second straight V8 Ute title, with a conservative run to finish 7th in the final race of the 2013 Auto One V8 Ute Series – protected by ARMOR ALL at the Sydney 500 (Sydney Olympic Park) today.

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Yokohama Toyota 86 Winner

Posted Wednesday, November 6 2013 by admin
Toyota 86 at Sydney Motorsport park

At 10:00 this morning at Yokohama Tyre Australia in Silverwater, NSW the winner of the Yokohama Orange Oil Toyota 86 was drawn. We had the custom matte orange wrapped Toyota 86 on display at the Top Gear Festival Sydney and then at the Yokohama World Time Attack Challenge. People absolutely love the car and it's ADVAN RS2 18 inch wheels. We've become very fond of the car and will miss seeing it in the car park at Yokohama. Mr Mackertich (right) was the independent person to draw the winner. Th...

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Orange oil just the start for tyres worldwide, says Yokohama MD

Posted Thursday, May 30 2013 by admin
Tatsuya Murata Yokohama Tyre Australia Managing Director

With environmental responsibility and carbon footprints issues gaining more importance in the way world does business, the Managing Director of a leading tyre brand in Australia believes his company has taken an enormous first step likely to influence all tyre manufacturers around the planet.

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Yokohama tyres for Lexus IS

Posted Friday, May 17 2013 by admin
Yokohama BluEarth Eco Tyre

The Yokohama Rubber Company in Japan has announced that it has begun delivery of its "BluEarth E51" as the factory fitted tyre for the latest models in the "Lexus IS" sports sedan series. The new Lexus IS tyre for the new models is 225/45R17 91W.

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Top Gear Festival Sydney Competition Winners

Posted Monday, April 8 2013 by admin

There was plenty of action at the Yokohama Stunts and Jumps Zone at the Top Gear Festival Sydney. There was also some fun competitions like guessing the number of orange stress balls in our Holden Captiva or seeing who could change the wheel of a V8 Racing Ute the quickest. And the winners were...

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Yokohama launches BluEarth AE01

Posted Monday, March 4 2013 by admin
BluEarth AE01 poster image

Yokohama’s innovative Blue Earth AE01 tyre uses an eco-friendly, durable and high-grip orange peel oil and Silica additive blend that not only benefits the environment, but also increases wet road safety and fuel efficiency, which hi-torque motoring enthusiasts expect.

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Yokohama Sponsors Top Gear Festival Sydney

Posted Monday, February 11 2013 by admin
Top Gear Festival Sydney 2013 logo with the stig

Yokohama tyres are built for exciting driving and high performance cars. So naturally Yokohama Tyre Australia was first approached by the organizers of the 2013 Top Gear Festival Sydney to sponsor the event.

The event also happens to coincide with the launch of an exciting new Yokohama product, the fuel efficient BluEarth (AE01) car tyre.

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