Press Releases (North America)

  • Mitas powers a world champion

    Mitas powers a world champion

    Prague, September 13, 2017 - Swiss mountain bike rider Jolanda Neff who rides for the Mitas sponsored Team Kross won the Elite Women’s world title in Cairns, Australia on September 9th. This is a first senior title for Jolanda who has previously won 3 world titles at under 23 level.

  • Mitas mobile app helps farmers select the right tire pressure

    Mitas mobile app helps farmers select the right tire pressure

    Prague, 11 January 2017 – Mitas, part of Trelleborg Group, is introducing a new mobile tire pressure app for Android and iOS devices but also for Windows phone*.

  • Mitas earns recognition as a John Deere “Partner-level Supplier”

    Prague, 14 April, 2016 – Mitas has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2015 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. The Prague based company was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality as well as its commitment to continuous improvement. Company employees accepted the recognition during formal ceremonies held on 13 April 2016 in Zweibrücken, Germany. Mitas is a supplier of radial agricultural tires to John Deere’s operation in Europe, Russia, United States and Mexico.

  • Mitas is introducing TERRA FORCE-R

    Prague, 3 March – New radial dual purpose tire TERRA FORCE-R was designed for maxi enduro and trail motorcycles and is meant to be used 90% on-road and 10% off-road. TERRA FORCE-R is the ideal choice for commuters as well as for adventurers who love longer rides with a passenger and luggage. The aim was to offer to both groups of riders a safe, dynamic and user-friendly tire. On the North American market Mitas TERRA FORCE-R will be available for sale from June 2016.

  • Mitas receives AGCO Supplier of the Year award

    Prague, 17 December 2015 – AGCO named Mitas as its Supplier of the Year 2015 in the category Engineering & Innovation during AGCO´s supplier day for the EAME region (Europe, Africa and Middle East). Mitas won the category thanks to the successful development of the coveted AirCell, which is part of the Fendt VarioGrip Pro system. The prize was presented to Mitas representatives in Marktoberdorf, Germany at the end of November.

  • Mitas municipal tires with unique cascade tread lugs design

    Prague, 3 November 2015 – At Agritechnica, Mitas will unveil new HCM (High Capacity Municipal) tires for urban use. At its stand E29 in Hall 03, Mitas will display the 540/80R38 HCM tire as the first size representing Mitas’ future expansion into the municipal tire segment. The initial four sizes of Mitas HCM tires will be available on the market in 1Q 2016. Mitas HCM are universal tires designed to work on various terrains mounted on different machines and applications. Mitas HCM tires feature a unique cascade tread lugs design ensuring even better traction in snow, muddy and wet conditions and providing optimal self-cleaning properties.

  • Mitas new VF HC 3000 tires for harvesters

    Prague, 13 August 2015 – Mitas VF 710/70R42 CFO HC 3000 is the new combine harvester tire from Mitas, using Very High Flexion (VF) technology. Among the main advantages of HC 3000 tires over standard tires are the higher maximum load capacity and lower inflation pressure during cyclic field operation. Mitas VF HC 3000 widens the Mitas Premium product portfolio, which underlines the success of replacing Continental-branded tires with Mitas. VF 710/70R42 CFO HC 3000 will be available on the market from July 2015.

  • Mitas unveils new sizes of CR-01 crane tires

    Prague, 7 April 2015 – Two new sizes of Mitas CR-01 crane tires are being released for sale. The all-new Mitas 385/95R25 CR-01 170F TL and 525/80R25 CR-01 176F TL are tires designed for speeds of up to 80 km/h (for 385/95R25) and 90 km/h (for 525/80R25). Maximum operational load capacity of Mitas 525/80R25 CR-01 is 17,750 kg and 7,100 kg at speed 80 km/h under 7 bar. To date, Mitas produces three sizes of CR-01 crane tires and delivers them to major manufacturers such as Liebherr and Manitowoc. The CR-01 tyre will be put on display at the INTERMAT fair in Paris at Mitas stand E051, Hall 5a.

  • Mitas extends flotation tire product range

    Prague, 17 February 2015 – Mitas announces Agriterra 02 and Agriterra 03 flotation radial tires range extension. Nine new sizes will be available as of March 2015. One of the main advantages of Agriterra tires is their low operating costs with a positive impact on fuel consumption. Steel belt construction ensures higher loads, stability at higher speeds of more than 30 km/h and improves the tire's puncture resistance. Agriterra’s tread features larger tread voids, improving the self-cleaning properties of the tire. Thanks to the well-designed tread pattern, Mitas flotation tires have an 11% larger tread contact area than premium competitors and 22% larger than competitors with a traction type of tread pattern.

  • Mitas displays new sizes of VF HC 2000 tires at SIMA fair

    Prague, 10 February 2015 – At SIMA fair in Paris Mitas will introduce new sizes of its Very High Flexion (VF) tires range. At the stand E016, Hall 3, Mitas will display VF 600/70R30 HC 2000 and VF 710/70R42 HC 2000. These two new sizes are released for sales from February. Another extension will take place in March when Mitas will unveil VF 380/105R54 HC 2000. Mitas will then offer five sizes of HC 2000 tires for powerful tractors.