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December 1, 2017

Goodyear Acquires European Tire Inspection Company

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. completed its acquisition of Ventech Systems GmbH in Europe to support its fleet services in the country and other locations globally.

February 22, 2017

Goodyear's Raw Material Costs Increase $300M in 3 Weeks

Tire makers worldwide are citing rising raw material costs as the driver of their price increases. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. painted a picture of just how extreme the increases have been so far — using words like “volatile” and “unpredictable."

December 2, 2016

Goodyear Launches Connected Fleet Solutions in Europe

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has launched a new pan-European business called Goodyear Proactive Solution.

May 9, 2016

Fleet Safety Tip: Tire Maintenance

Goodyear provides some tire maintenance tips you can pass along to fleet drivers as a friendly reminder.

March 4, 2016

Video: Goodyear Unveils Concept Tires for Self-Driving Cars

The tire company rolls out two futuristic concept tires – one featuring a spherical shape and a magnetic levitation system.

March 3, 2016

Goodyear's Eagle-360 Concept Tire

This Fox News video highlights Goodyear's spherical-shaped concept tire designed for use with future autonomous vehicles. For the full story, click here.

October 5, 2015

Goodyear Dissolves Global Alliance with Japanese Company

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced today that it has dissolved its global alliance with Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd.

April 20, 2015

UAE Tire Market on 5-Year Growth Trajectory

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "UAE Tyre Market Forecast and Opportunities 2019" report to its offerings.

January 30, 2015

Goodyear Tires for 3 GM SUV Models Recalled

The action affects more than 48,000 tires installed on Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse and GMC Acadia vehicles.

January 26, 2015

Goodyear's Kelly Edge Tires Suited for Cars, SUVs

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has introduced the Kelly Edge A/S and Kelly Edge AT tires for passenger cars, compact SUVs, mid-size SUVs and all-terrain vehicles.

January 20, 2015

Saudi Arabia's Tire Market to Grow 17 Percent

Saudi Arabia lacks in terms of vehicle production as only a handful automobile assembly units are located across the country. As a result, the entire domestic demand for automobiles as well as tyres is met solely through imports.

December 10, 2014

Ford F-150 Equipped with Goodyear Tires

Goodyear announced that the 2015 Ford F150 will be equipped with the Goodyear Wrangler tires.

December 2, 2014

Goodyear Appoints GM for Middle East and Africa

Goodyear has appointed Jean-Denis Perche as general manager for the Middle East and Africa regions.

October 25, 2013

Goodyear Launches Fleet Loyalty Program

Owner-operators of small- to mid-size fleets now have full access to the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's new Smart Fleet loyalty program that offers pricing guarantees, roadside service, and tire performance reporting.

March 13, 2013

Fleet Car Maintenance Costs Increase 7 Percent in 2012-CY

Although costs have increased, many fleets continued to cycle vehicles early to take advantage of still favorable resale market conditions. This strategy has reduced average vehicle age and helped minimize maintenance expenses.

January 4, 2013

The Early Days of Maintenance Management

Improved vehicle system quality and electronic diagnostic capabilities, such as OBD-II, have made managing vehicle maintenance an easier task for fleet managers versus several decades ago.

July 24, 2012

Goodyear Research Finds Soybean Oil Improves Tire Tread Life by 10%

AKRON, OHIO - Goodyear said using soybean oil would also reduce its use of petroleum-based oil in manufacturing by up to 7 million gallons per year.

March 9, 2012

Goodyear Shows New Technology That Maintains Air Pressure in Tires

GENEVA - The tire company said its Air Maintenance Technology will keep tire inflation at optimum pressure without the need for any external pumps, electronics, or driver intervention.

October 11, 2011

Commercial Tire Prices to Rise Again in November

UNIONTOWN, OH - Michelin North America and Falken Tire Corp. plan to raise tire prices in November. Goodyear, Bridgestone, and Yokohama raised tire prices in September.

April 12, 2011

Goodyear to Raise Tire Prices Up to 8% Next Month

AKRON, OHIO - Effective May 1, Goodyear will increase prices on all its replacement passenger and light truck tires in North America up to 8 percent.


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