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Goodyear Announces Self-Regenerating, Adaptive Concept Tire

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. recently announced its revolutionary self-regenerating concept tire, reCharge. This concept tire is able to adapt to different driving conditions and change accordingly while meeting a user’s mobility needs. At the core of the reCharge concept is a refillable, biodegradable tread compound. The ability to refill with individual capsules, or cartridges, radically simplifies the process...

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Toyo Tires to Launch All-Weather Truck and Bus Tire With Improved Wear Resistance, Wet Driving Force

Toyo Tire Corp. (TYO:5105) is planning a sequential launch in the domestic Japanese market for the M646, a new all-season truck and bus tire. In recent years, the transport industry has been speeding up initiatives aimed at optimizing its maintenance and transportation systems. This has brought about an impressive amount of innovative solutions in the sector, including designs such as...

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Falken Tyre Europe Starts Supply of OE Tires for New Car Under Audi A1 Series

Falken Tyre Europe GmbH, a European sales subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (TYO:5110), has started to supply the Falken Azenis FK510A as an OE tire for the new Audi A1 Citycarver. The Azenis FK510A is notable for having excellent high-speed stability on both dry and wet surfaces. Such qualities have led the tire to meet with strong reviews all-round,...

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Yokohama Rubber to Launch White Ribbon Tire for Classic Cars

Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. (TYO:5101) is readying a March 5 sales launch for the Radial 360 Steel, a white ribbon tire designed for use on classic cars. The tire features classic pattern and sidewall designs, with the sidewall also including a notable white ribbon. Its retro look gives classic cars a more vintage appearance. And while proving particularly popular in...

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Yokohama Rubber Adds New Course to Winter Tire Test Center in Hokkaido

Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. (TYO:5101) is continuing to expand facilities at its Tire Test Center of Hokkaido (TTCH), a winter tire testing base located in the city of Asahikawa. This January, the company established a new handling course at the location with aims of putting this to use in evaluating tires for the domestic and European markets. Covered with compacted...

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Bridgestone to Supply Greatec Tires as OE Option for New Isuzu Giga Truck

Bridgestone Corp. (TYO:5108) is set to begin supplying its Greatec brand of tires as an OE option for use on Isuzu Motors Ltd.’s (TYO:7202) new Giga truck, which hit the Japanese market in December 2019. The Greatec brand has so far been largely geared toward the North American market. Tires at the rear of large trucks are typically mounted in...

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