Automoción

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Michelin, TIA award 21st annual scholarships
11/11/2021 - LAS VEGAS—Michelin North America Inc. and the Tire Industry Association have awarded academic scholarships valued at $6,250 to three students whose parents work at TIA member...
Myers Industries to Present at the Baird 2021 Global Industrial Conference
08/11/2021 - AKRON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MYE), a leading manufacturer of a wide range of polymer products and...
SEMA Best New Products Awards swept by Mickey Thompson, Cooper
03/11/2021 - LAS VEGAS—Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. swept the Best New Products Awards in the tire categories at the 2021 SEMA Show with a pair of Mickey Thompson-branded products and one Cooper-branded...
ETRMA, EuRIC lobbying for 'end-of-waste' status for tire rubber
01/11/2021 - BRUSSELS—Two European industry organizations are lobbying for 'end-of-waste' (EOW) criteria to be developed for rubber-recyclate from tires, a move that could ensure wider use of the...
Drivers unionize at Liberty Tire in Atlanta
01/11/2021 - ATLANTA—After rallying in October for better wages, working conditions and benefits, the 21 scrap tire drivers at the Atlanta hub of Liberty Tire Recycling L.L.C. have voted to join...
Apollo launches production of Vredestein tires in India
28/10/2021 - GURUGRAM, India—Apollo Tyres Ltd. will manufacture Vredestein-brand tires at its production facilities in India as part of a launch of the premium European brand in its home country, Apollo...
Nexen relocates North American headquarters to Ohio
27/10/2021 - RICHFIELD, Ohio — The Rubber City is getting a new tenant.Nexen Tire America Inc. is relocating its North American headquarters to its technical center in Richfield, located 20 miles...
Guizhou Tyre to ramp up solid tire capacity with rising demand
27/10/2021 - GUIYANG, China—Guizhou Tyre is to raise its annual capacity for solid tires at its existing site in Guiyang, China, by 168,000 units or 8,000 metric tons, according to the project's...
ZC Rubber targets efficiency improvements with 5G â??smart factory' project
26/10/2021 - HANGZHOU, China—China's No. 1 tire maker Zhongce Rubber Group Co. Ltd. (ZC Rubber) is expecting to achieve significant improvements in production efficiency through the use of 5G...
Running on sunshine: Bridgestone outfits first commercially available solar car
25/10/2021 - NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The world's first commercially available solar-powered vehicle won't just run on sunlight. It'll run on Bridgestone's custom-engineered Turanza Eco tires, to be...
Maxam adds 65-series to MS503 L5 traction tire lineup
25/10/2021 - DANVERS, Mass.—Maxam Tire North America Inc. has added a 29-inch rim diameter size to its MS503 L5 traction tire lineup.Maxam claims the MS503 is the industry's only L5 aggressive...
Nuovo taglio per il CAC plastica
- Conai ha deliberato un'ulteriore riduzione del contributo ambientale per quasi tutti gli imballaggi in plastica, in aggiunta a quella annunciata in agosto. ...
Bridgestone, Penske renew commercial applications partnership
21/10/2021 - NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Penske Truck Leasing has renewed a "strategic partnership" agreement with Bridgestone Americas Inc. covering the testing, development and deployment in the U.S. and Canada...
Conti is rolling into a sustainable future
20/10/2021 - HANOVER, Germany—With a sense of urgency, the linear journey toward sustainable tire making is as important as the circular destination.While Continental A.G.'s GreenConcept tire is...
Liberty Tire workers vote to unionize
18/10/2021 - ATLANTA—Workers at Liberty Tire Recycling L.L.C.'s Atlanta location voted Oct. 15 to join the Teamsters Local 728, according to a news release issued by the union. The final tally was not...
Bridgestone, Indy Autonomous Challenge drive innovation
18/10/2021 - INDIANAPOLIS—In auto racing, you don't always need drivers to drive innovation. The Indy Autonomous Challenge (IAC) is proof.Teams from 21 universities will...
Bridgestone targets luxury drivers with Alenza AS Ultra
15/10/2021 - NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Bridgestone Americas Inc. has rolled out the Bridgestone Alenza AS Ultra, a premium highway touring tire targeted at drivers of luxury SUVs, CUVs and/or light trucks who...
Stellantis selects Nexen Roadian HTX for Jeep Wagoneer OE fitment
15/10/2021 - DIAMOND BAR, Calif.—Stellantis N.V. has selected a 20-inch version of Nexen Tire Corp.'s Roadian HTX RH5 highway-terrain tire as an original equipment fitment on the 2022 Jeep Wagoneer for...
Yokohama testing remote TPMS, partners with navigation company
13/10/2021 - TOKYO—Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. (YRC) has begun field-testing a remote tire pressure monitoring system it's developing in partnership with Japanese electronics components company Alps Alpine...
New PBT Grade Makes Branding Shine on Headlamp Bezels
12/10/2021 - BASF has introduced a new grade of Ultradur polybutylene terephthalate (PBT), which enables more attractive branding on metallic lamp bezel surfaces of automotive headlamps. The new grade was...