Goodyear honours `Highway Hero’ Paul Mathias

Paul Mathias, a truck driver who stepped in to help a family when their SUV was struck by another vehicle, accepted the Goodyear Highway Hero Award. Mathias, a US military veteran, had just stopped his truck at a red light in Phoenix, Arizona, when a vehicle slammed...

Michelin, Goodyear top J.D.Power Customer Satisfaction Study

Michelin ranked first in three of four vehicle segments in J.D. Power’s 2019 U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study. Michelin ranks highest in three vehicle segments, scoring 772 in luxury; 756 in passenger car and 730 in truck/utility (out of...

Goodyear, Envoy launch digital service solution for EVs

As a leading supplier of tyres and solutions for future mobility, the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced a new pilot programme with Envoy Technologies, a provider of shared on-demand, community-based electric vehicles (EVs). The pilot, launched early this...

400 millionth tyre rolls out of Cooper’s Texarkana plant

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. hit a major milestone by producing the 400 millionth tyre at its Texarkana light truck tyre plant on February 8, 2019. The 400-millionth tyre is a Discover STT PRO, produced at the 55-year-old plant which has produced more tyres than any...