Post Tagged with: "NASCAR"

Automotive, News

A year in tragedy, comedy and just plain head-scratching wonder

2018 started out in tragedy for the victims of a devastating road rage crash in January. A 22-year-old woman was killed, and others injured when a moron decided to teach another motorist a lesson by jumping in front of their car and brake testing them. You’ve all seen it (but […]

January 3, 2019 ×

Events, Industry Statistics, News, Product News

Kramer: Goodyear on Front Edge of Connectivity Wave

Kramer: Goodyear on Front Edge of Connectivity Wave

The past couple of days, you’ve heard a lot about one of my favorite topics, the value of the Goodyear brand. You heard a lot about our terrific products, our services and tools that help you build your businesses. You heard Scott talk a lot about the marketing partnerships that […]

March 16, 2017 ×

Events, News

Goodyear Tire & Rubber : The Akron Beacon Journal Bob Dyer column

Goodyear Tire & Rubber : The Akron Beacon Journal Bob Dyer column

Feb. 26–Forty of the best race-car drivers in the world will fire up their engines at 2 p.m. Sunday for the 59th annual Daytona 500. Also known as The Great American Race, it is indisputably the premier event on the entire NASCAR schedule. Normally, Daytona is a cause for celebration among race fans. But […]

March 1, 2017 ×

News, Product News

Bridgestone, Verizon IndyCar extend contract

Bridgestone, Verizon IndyCar extend contract

INDIANAPOLIS—The organizers of the Verizon IndyCar Series and Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations L.L.C. have extended Bridgestone’s contract to supply the series with Firestone racing tires beyond the 2018 season. The partners did not disclose the length of the extension, but did note that is a “multiyear” contract. Financial terms also […]

February 6, 2017 ×

Automotive, News

Goodyear in talks to extend NASCAR contract

Goodyear in talks to extend NASCAR contract

NASCAR, the most American of all motorsport championships, has enjoyed input from Goodyear since the 1950s, and Goodyear Tire & Rubber has served as exclusive tyre supplier for NASCAR’s top three series since 1997. The tyre maker’s current contract with NASCAR runs until the end of 2017, and Motorsport.com reports […]

November 7, 2016 ×