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    • Icahn's payoff from Federal-Mogul could increase in 2019

      DETROIT—Investor Carl Icahn will pocket $800 million in cash and $4.6 billion worth of Tenneco Inc. stock in the deal announced last week to sell his privately owned parts and aftermarket supplier, Federal-Mogul L.L.C., to the Chicago maker ...

    • Nokian makes progress on sustainability projects

      NOKIA, Finland Nokian Tyres has made significant progress in improving the energy efficiency of its tires as well as in advancing sustainability projects around alternative tire rubber and recycling.

    • Conti revises 2018 earnings forecast downward

      HANNOVER, Germany Citing exchange rate and inventory valuation effects, Continental A.G. has revised downward its projected 2018 adjusted pre-tax operating result for the firm's Rubber Group by roughly $125 million.

    • Polaris shuffles top managment at Transamerican Auto Parts

      MINNEAPOLIS — Polaris Industries Inc. has shuffled the top management of its Transamerican Auto Parts business, promoting President Greg Adler to executive vice chairman and naming Polaris veteran Craig Scanlon to succeed him as president.

    • Raw-materials prices still volatile

      WASHINGTON — Volatility in raw materials prices for tires and rubber goods has moderated since last year, but is far from gone, according to manufacturers and industry analysts.

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