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Pro tips to heed before you hit hot roads

Pro tips to heed before you hit hot roads

There are several areas of your vehicle that deserve special attention as we head deeper into summer and the heat that entails. Glass Here’s a new term for you — off-gassing. That “new car smell” may in fact be the result of the release of gases contained in the plasticizers […]

August 1, 2018 ×

Executive News, News

Goodyear to buy German tire inspection technology firm

Goodyear to buy German tire inspection technology firm

AKRON — Goodyear is pushing further into the fleet management business by agreeing to buy Ventech Systems G.m.b.H., a Germany-based developer of automated tire inspection technology under the trade name PneuScan. Read the source article at Tire Business

September 21, 2017 ×

Executive News, Industry Statistics, News

ERJ Tire & Rubber Business Tracker

Pirelli IPO… Bridgestone reduces noise… Trelleborg wins Bosch award… Rubber share prices… Pirelli expansion in Germany… ExxonMobil fire… Kumho setback… Nizhnekamsk capacity increase… India anti-dumping… BKT notes sluggish US demand… NR curbs meeting…   Aug 24/8 Pirelli is likely to place 30-40% of its shares in an IPO, which is expected in […]

August 24, 2017 ×

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Goodyear Tire profit falls 27.2 pct as sales slip

Goodyear Tire profit falls 27.2 pct as sales slip

(Reuters) – Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT.O), the largest U.S. tire maker, reported lower-than-expected quarterly sales as demand for tires weakened, and slashed its full-year forecast for tire unit sales and segment operating income. Shares of the company fell as much as 13 percent to $31.00 in early trading […]

July 31, 2017 ×

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Tire & Rubber Industry Rundown: European Rubber Journal

Tire & Rubber Industry Rundown: European Rubber Journal

Asia BD price drop… Nike sales… Clariant-Huntsman link-up… Michelin buys wine reviewer… Conti acquires… Eversafe Rubber… SKF sued ?… Firestone leak… UK down… Kumho limbo… Thai NR… Read the source article at European Rubber Journal

July 6, 2017 ×

Executive News, Industry Statistics

Linglong opens subsidiaries in Luxembourg and Mexico

Linglong opens subsidiaries in Luxembourg and Mexico

Yantai, China – Linglong Tyre has opened fully-owned new subsidiaries in Luxembourg City, Luxumbourg and Mexico City, Mexico, according to its announcement on June 30. The two subsidiaries, named Linglong Luxembourg and Elite Faith Mexico, will engage in the import and export of tire and tire raw materials. The subsidiaries […]

July 5, 2017 ×

Product News

Bridgestone to raise winter tire prices in Japan

Bridgestone to raise winter tire prices in Japan

TOKYO—Bridgestone is increasing prices of its winter tires for passenger cars and vans in Japan. Read the source article at Rubber and Plastics News

July 4, 2017 ×

Automotive, News

A few days with Michelin at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

A few days with Michelin at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

Before I headed out to Le Mans, someone told me that it’s the Oscars of racing. I had never been to the 24 hrs of Le Mans, but I’d had the opportunity to attend the 24 hrs of Nurburgring 5 times in the last 10 years. So in a way, […]

June 29, 2017 ×

Executive News, News

Pirelli outlines ‘value generating’ programs

Pirelli outlines ‘value generating’ programs

MILAN, Italy — Pirelli & Co. S.p.A. has launched a series of “value generating” programs that will include a brand-change project at Aeolus. Read the source article at Tire Business

June 28, 2017 ×

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Light trucks, LT tires growing together

Light trucks, LT tires growing together

AKRON — As recently as 2013, the market for new consumer vehicles in the U.S. was split 50-50 between cars and light trucks. But low gasoline prices and new products have combined since then to spur increasing demand for bigger vehicles. Read the source article at Tire Business

June 22, 2017 ×