Goodyear EMEA - Archive (Latest News)

2019
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March
2019
  • VLN Endurance Championship begins on 23 March - over 50 teams choose Dunlop • Dunlop becomes exclusive tyre supplier to the TCR class • Dunlop chosen by leading teams in the GT4 class • All teams of the BMW M240i Racing Cup start on...
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March
2019
The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) returned to Sebring, Florida for the first time since 2012. A lot of technology has changed in the LMP2 class (which features open tyre competition) in that time, but one aspect was the same as seven years...
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11
March
2019
Revised Endurance variant complements existing GP Racer D212 Increased durability makes it ideal for track days and club racing Inspired by Dunlop’s Bol d’Or and Le Mans 24 hour success Dunlop has announced new Endurance specificati...
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08
March
2019
Dunlop introduces new tyre for FIA World Endurance Championship Aim to build on 45 consecutive wins Sebring circuit brings unique challenges Jackie Chan DC Racing in the championship lead The Dunlop Motorsport team and their FIA World E...
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06
March
2019
Dunlop has widened its RoadSmart III range by adding an additional sporting variant of the award-winning tyre. The RoadSmart III SP front tyre goes on sale this month to complement the existing SP rear option and is suitable for sport-touring fitment...
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05
March
2019
The Goodyear AERO concept is a two-in-one tire designed for the autonomous, flying cars of the future. This concept would work both as a tire for driving on the road and a “propeller” for flying through the sky. ...
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05
March
2019
In collaboration with Klairmont Kollections, Goodyear unveiled the restored Golden Sahara II at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. An iconic custom car of the 1950s and 60s, the Golden Sahara II was one of the first concepts of autonomous vehi...
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05
March
2019
After their announcement late last year, Goodyear is now presenting its flagship performance tires at the Geneva International Motor Show 2019. Attendees of the motor show will be able to witness the Goodyear Eagle F1 SuperSport, Eagle F1 SuperSport ...
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01
March
2019
  The FIM Moto2™ and Moto3™ World Championships seasons start in Qatar on 10th March, with practice commencing on 8th March. This marks the beginning of a 19 round season for the two classes culminating in Valencia, Spain in November. This is ...
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01
March
2019
Dunlop ready for the season opener in Argentina this weekend Husqvarna and Standing Construct KTM make the switch to Dunlop This weekend, the 2019 FIM MXGP World Championship begins in Patagonia, Argentina, dropping the gate to a 19-r...
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01
March
2019
This month, the work of the Dunlop Motorsport team will be seen by hundreds of thousands of spectators as the high profile World Championship seasons for both car and motorcycle racing springs into action. These events are high profile, but just repr...
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18
February
2019
Touring car legends honoured in new Dunlop Saloon Car Cup. Tim Harvey to spearhead the Group A Trophy Tribute paid to David Leslie and Tom Walkinshaw in SuperTouring and Group 1 categories.   Three of the most evocative eras o...
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11
February
2019
Dunlop has been selected as the official tyre partner for the new Yamaha R3 bLU cRU European Cup. This exciting new championship, managed by the experienced JiR organisation, aims to find motorcycle racing’s future stars to follow in the tyre track...
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08
February
2019
Dunlop has been appointed as the Official Tyre Partner to the Honda Talent Challenge, the new Central European championship for the Honda NSF250R. In addition to providing sponsorship, Dunlop has committed to providing a complimentary set of tyr...
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07
February
2019
No seasonal tire changes and more mileage for light truck drivers   Brussels, February 2019 – Goodyear has launched a new addition to its light truck portfolio. The Vector 4Seasons Cargo is a fuel-efficient, all-season tire, offering excellen...
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06
February
2019
Dunlop has concluded a tyre test programme that will result in new tyres being introduced into the German VLN Endurance Championship, with the goal of making another step forward in performance.Aiming to build on a successful season in the Nürburgrin...
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04
February
2019
Acquisition aligns with Goodyear’s strategy Weeting Tyres branches to remain part of the HiQ Network, under Goodyear ownership Birmingham, UK, 4th February 2019 – Goodyear Dunlop Tyres UK Ltd announced today that it acquires Weeting Tyre...
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30
January
2019
North African cover, telematics and tyre management program included   Spanish-based SJL Group, with a commercial vehicle fleet that includes 1,000 trailers and covers around 80 million kilometres per year, has chosen Goodyear as its sole ty...
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24
January
2019
Goodyear Tyres is proud to announce that it has been appointed by Warburtons, the largest bakery brand in the UK, to supply premium tyres for its UK fleet of 906 tractor units, trailers, rigid trucks and vans. Making 18,500 deliveries per week an...
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23
January
2019
Pan-European truck rental fleet picks Goodyear tyres and solutions   Greiwing Truck and Trailer Rental has selected Goodyear as supplier for all its tyres and tyre-related services for the 750 vehicles the company operates throughout Europe.  ...
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18
January
2019
Standard Goodyear truck tyres beat the sands of Peru   Gerard De Rooy took 3rd place in the Truck Class of the 2019 Dakar Rally with all four of the Petronas Team De Rooy Ivecos finishing in the Top 10 on standard Goodyear Offroad ORD tyres. ...
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09
January
2019
New wet tyre introduced after extensive testingChanges to colour coding to help spectators.Dunlop has announced significant changes to the tyre specifications for the 2019 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship.The 2019 season marks Dunlop’s 17th ...
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04
January
2019
Standard Goodyear truck tyres to tackle the sands of PeruPetronas Team De Rooy Iveco, veterans of the legendary Dakar rally, are going for gold again in the world’s toughest race, driving on standard Goodyear Offroad ORD tyres. The 2019 Dakar Rally t...
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2018
21
December
2018
Front running FIM MXGP World Championship team Standing Construct KTM has announced it is switching to Dunlop Geomax tyres for the 2019 season. The team’s trio of KTM 450SX-F bikes will be supplied with the latest specifications from the extensive Du...
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18
December
2018
Planned investment of €94 million to increase current capacity by approximately 25%. Will result in up to 1.8 million additional premium, larger-rim-diameter tires annually by 2022. Expansion expected to create approximately 160 new jobs. Cons...
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13
December
2018
Three-tier range comprising SuperSport, SuperSport R and SuperSport RS Innovative technologies enable significant improvements to braking distances and lap times Caters to growing Ultra Ultra High Performance (UUHP) segment, with 39 SKUs arrivin...
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12
December
2018
Dunlop highlights the importance of authenticity in historic racingRange expands by over 50% in two years  Dunlop is at the cutting edge of tyre design, with wins in the 2018 FIA World Endurance Championship and Le Mans 24 hours, but the tyre company...
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11
December
2018
Innovation never ends: SportSmart Mk3 is Dunlop’s 5th new hypersport tyre in just 2 years. Designed for road sport riders who are looking for the very highest level of overall performance on the road. Full reveal in early 2019   After m...
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06
December
2018
Successor to popular and acclaimed Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 rangeInnovative technologies unlock significant improvements in wet braking and dry handling without compromising ride comfort or road noise Caters to growing Ultra High Performance (UHP) marke...
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02
December
2018
Dunlop, the most successful tyre company in the history of Le Mans 24 hours and the Isle of Man TT, added several significant ‘blue riband’ successes to their tally this year. On four wheels, Dunlop continued its focus on endurance racing as a tes...
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