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Goodyear's Newest Innovations on Display in Geneva

GENEVA - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NYSE: GT) innovative technology and industry-leading new product engine are on full display at the 82nd Geneva International Motor Show, which opens to the public on Thursday. New technologies on display include Goodyear's Air Maintenance Technology (AMT), a self-inflating tire system that can help reduce fuel consumption. Visitors to the Geneva...

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Winter Tires help drivers react to changing road conditions.

Featuring Winter Reactive Technology, Ultra Grip Ice WRT Tires help drivers react to changing weather conditions with optimized starting, stopping, and turning traction. Tires include proprietary 3D TredLock Technology Blades for maximum wet and winter traction and 2D blades for starting and stopping power on snow and ice. Marked with Severe Snow Conditions Symbol, tires come in 45 sizes for...

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SUV/Crossover/Light Truck Tire grips in all weather conditions.
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SUV/Crossover/Light Truck Tire grips in all weather conditions.

CrossContact LX20 with EcoPlus Technology is all-season tire that promotes safety and fuel efficiency. Traction Grooves, biting edges in tire grooves, shorted stopping distance on wet ground as well as provide traction and grip on snow. Also included, Smooth Response Technology contributes handling efficiency and road noise reduction. EcoPlus Technology employs temperature-activated functional...

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NASCAR and Goodyear Track Tires at the Racetrack

Charlotte, North Carolina Gentlemen start your engines" NASCAR, the National Association of Stock Car Auto Racing, has begun scanning racecar tires embedded with RFID chips with handheld RFID readers from ACC Systems Inc. of Bohemia, N.Y. NASCAR, the second-most-watched sporting event behind the National Football League has three major divisions; the Craftsman Truck Series, Nationwide Series and...

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Goodyear Answers Challenge of Daytona International Speedway Repave

Exclusive Tire Supplier of NASCAR Uses Experience and Analytical Testing to Determine Tire Setup for Daytona 500 AKRON, Ohio -- If everything Goodyear learns making tires for NASCAR inspires what it rolls into tires for everyday drivers, Daytona International Speedway may have been its biggest classroom. While February Daytona Speedweeks marks the official" beginning of the 2011 NASCAR season,...

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Amerityre Announces an Engineering Breakthrough in the Forklift Tire Industry!

BOULDER CITY, Nev. - Amerityre Corporation, (OTC Bulletin Board: AMTY) a leading manufacturer of polyurethane flat proof tires, today announced that Amerityre Corporation has developed a NEW innovative high performance material formulation for the forklift tire industry. The NEW urethane based material KRYON" is designed to carry today's heavy material handling loads in high duty cycle forklift...

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Goodyear Tires Will Be Standard Fitment on 2011 Ford Explorer

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 15 - Ford Motor Company is turning to Goodyear's popular Fortera HL tire as a key original equipment fitment for the 2011 Ford Explorer. The standard tire fitment for the Explorer SE model will be Goodyear Fortera HL tires in a P245/65R17 size. The most fuel-efficient version of this popular SUV would help deliver expected best-in-class fuel economy in highway driving, with both...

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BASF Provides Exclusive Technology for Run-Flat Tires

WYANDOTTE, MI, March 2, 2010 - BASF Polyurethane Solutions today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Dynamic Runflats, Inc. (DRI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Defense Venture Group based in Indian Land, South Carolina, to manufacture and market run-flat tire components and systems for military and other applications. BASF is very pleased to have found a partner who shares its...

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Truck of the Year Rolls on Goodyear Tires

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 14 - At this week's North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is proud to supply original equipment tires to the vehicle named as Truck of the Year." Goodyear's Wrangler SR-A and AT/S tires are used on various models of the 2009 Ford F-150, one of the most anticipated pickup trucks in recent years. Goodyear is supplying both...

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Polyurethane Tires target AC lift trucks.
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Polyurethane Tires target AC lift trucks.

Smoothy® line of polyurethane tires for electric lift trucks are designed to handle the higher speeds of AC lift trucks, minimizing heat buildup and eliminating internal flexing that can lead to deformities or cracks. They are manufactured using process that keeps them within 0.005 in. of round for smooth ride that minimizes truck vibration.

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