Article on Airless Tyre by AFP
An interview of one of LEON-T members, Ulf Sandberg, was published in an article last week (22/05/2022) by the AFP (Agence France-Presse). The article focuses on the airless tyres: Manufacturers getting to grips with airless tyres (rfi.fr)
In this brief interview, Ulf Sandberg explains that airless tyres can be a future solution for an environmental friendly tyre. For further details on why LEON-T thinks that airless tyres is a great solution, see: https://www.leont-project.eu/2022/03/10/why-leon-t-choose-the-airless-tire-as-the-basis-of-our-future-prototype/
The article speaks also about the Uptis and Tweel tyres developed by Michelin (see our article on the airless tyres history to know more) and a new patent developed by Goodyear.