PLAQUEMINES PARISH, La. — A judge in a Louisiana state court ordered Gooydear on Sept. 10 to pay $7.2 million to the family and employer of a man who was killed in a February 2014 accident involving a Goodyear G182 truck tire.
CONCORD, N.H. — The Automotive Service Association is urging its New Hampshire members to contact their state legislators to vote to override Gov. Chris Sununu's veto of a bill that would require auto repairers to follow original equipment guidelines in repairing vehicles.
WASHINGTON — Daimler Vans U.S.A. L.L.C. has petitioned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for a decision of inconsequential noncompliance regarding miscalculated tire load ratings on certain Mercedes-Benz Metris vans.
WASHINGTON — Chinese imports of steel trailer wheels, 12 to 16.5 inches in diameter, are causing material injury to U.S. steel trailer wheel makers, the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined.
WASHINGTON — Auto parts makers and other business interests are doing their best to monitor the ever-fluctuating trade situation between the U.S. and China, especially in light of an unexpected new round of tariff hikes.
CONCORD, N.H. — The Automotive Service Association is urging its New Hampshire members and other stakeholders in the independent auto repair industry to contact New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu to support his signing a new auto repair bill.
HANOVER, Germany — Continental A.G. has reached an out-of-court settlement with Dutch wholesaler Heuver Tyrewholesale B.V. over the sale of an Aeolus-branded truck tire it claims infringes a Conti EU design patent.