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Goodyear launches new OTR tire for long haul fleets

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has introduced the RH-4A+ tire to its off-highway large haulage product line. The company says the new tire, which is available now is engineered to deliver a lower operating cost per hour and higher productivity in hard rock underfoot conditions. Goodyear says this tire features an extra-deep E-4+ tread

Ryder selects Goodyear as preferred tire supplier

Ryder System, Inc. has announced that Goodyear will become the preferred supplier of tires, retreads and tire management solutions to its network of fleet customers across the U.S. and Canada beginning Jan. 1, 2021. This new partnership between Ryder and Goodyear brings two transportation companies together to build on their shared goal of providing fleets

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Commercial Tire Services, Goodyear align to serve Greater Chicago fleets

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has added Commercial Tire Services to its aligned service network, giving the company eight additional locations for truck service in the Midwest. Commercial Tire Services has also converted a facility in Melrose Park, Ill., to a Goodyear authorized retread plant.

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Goodyear, Convoy launch first commercial e-commerce partner program

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is extending the full capabilities of its Commercial Total Solution to carriers of all sizes in Convoy’s Digital Freight Network. This is the first online discount program Goodyear has offered through its commercial e-commerce platform, which can be found on its website. Convoy’s technology platform connects shippers with independent

Goodyear extends suspension until further notice

In light of the ongoing decline in market demand resulting from the rapid spread of COVID-19 in the Americas region, Goodyear says it is extending the temporary suspension of operations at all Americas manufacturing plants until further notice. The company says it is closely monitoring market demand signals, inventory and supply levels and warehouse and

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Goodyear Commercial Centers open, offer free DOT inspections

In response to the economic impact from COVID-19 and to help keep fleets on the road, Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Truck Care Centers (CTSC) are offering free Department of Transportation (DOT) inspections, a value up to $120. These government-mandated inspections include a full review of the tractor and trailer, including brake systems, tires and

Goodyear to suspend Americas manufacturing due to Coronavirus

In response to the sudden decline in market demand resulting from the rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company plans to suspend Americas manufacturing through at least April 3 or until further notice. A phased shut down will begin across the company’s tire, retread and chemical plants in Brazil, Canada,

Goodyear launches new regional, urban truck tire sizes

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is launching three new sizes for the Goodyear Fuel Max RTD (Regional Traction Drive) tire line. In the second quarter of 2020, all six Fuel Max RTD sizes will be available at original equipment (OE) and at Goodyear authorized dealers, the company says. Designed to improve the operational efficiency

Goodyear introduces Complete Tire Management for fleets

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has introduced Complete Tire Management for commercial fleets. By combining its monitoring, insights and service capabilities, the company says Goodyear Tire Management offers a complete solution customized for a fleet’s needs. Goodyear Tire Management currently focuses on four primary products: Goodyear Tire Optix – This digital inspection toolset helps

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Goodyear launches ‘AndGo’ fleet servicing platform at CES

Goodyear says AndGo delivers full vehicle readiness to help consumer fleets boost their performance.

Goodyear purchases Raben Tire

Goodyear says the purchase advances its “Connected Business Model” and makes it easier for consumers and fleets to buy and recommend Goodyear tires.

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Goodyear, Priva piloting intelligent tires with fleets

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is collaborating with mobility company Priva to provide tire monitoring capabilities that allow fleets to operate more efficiently. Priva is a Michigan-based startup that provides mobile offices for workers on the go.