PARIS — Goodyear has landed the tire supply contract for a new touring-car-based electric-vehicle racing series that's being organized by Eurosport Events, the promoter of the FIA World Touring Car Cup and other motorsports series.
AKRON — Goodyear's "Wingfoot" — the company's corporate symbol for the past 120 years — is taking on a new role as the central "character" in a new advertising/promotional campaign that debuts this weekend.
AKRON — The interaction between the tire industry and the world's motorsport community has undergone a seismic shift in the past few years that will result in nearly all of the major racing series committing to a single tire supplier situation.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Automobile Racing Club of America has extended and expanded its four-year-old exclusive tire supplier agreement with Continental Tire the Americas' General Tire brand for five more seasons.
LAKEVILLE, Ind. — Continental Tire the Americas L.L.C. has promoted company and industry veteran Joerg Burfien to president of its Hoosier Racing Tire Corp. subsidiary, succeeding the retiring John DeSalle
SEPANG, Malaysia — The FIA World Touring Car Cup has designated Goodyear to be the series' exclusive race tire supplier for the coming three seasons, replacing Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. in that role after a 14-year run as the exclusive supplier.