BFGoodrich Tires has introduced two of its most popular car and light-truck tire lines in new fitments for the most widely used police-pursuit vehicles. The tires are designed and made in the United States and have been accepted on the U.S. Government’s Cooperative Approved Tire List (CATL), which lists tires capable of handling police duties.
GREENVILLE, S.C., July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BFGoodrich® Tires has partnered with the World Surf League to become the official tire of the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing July 28 through Aug. 5 in Huntington Beach, Calif. The event is the largest professional sports competition and action sports festival in the world.
As the official tire of the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing, BFGoodrich will bring surfing fans a chance to answer the brand’s big question: What are you building for?
In 2017 the brand that had the overwhelming share the tire conversation was Michelin with a convincing 20.15 percent of the discussion. In second was Nitto Tires with roughly half that at 11.97 percent of the conversation. The third most discussed brand at 10.76 was BFGoodrich, edging out Goodyear at 9.2 percent. Rounding out the top five is Pirelli at 8.06 percent of the conversation.
Tire Review Editor Patti Renner Hoying sat down with Joanie Martin of Michelin North America at the 2018 Movin’ On conference in Montreal to talk about the company’s goals, structural and distribution changes and her new role within the organization. Earlier this year, …
May 24, 2018 at 14:05 PM EDT BFGoodrich Debuts as Title Sponsor of the SCORE Baja 500 GREENVILLE, S.C. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BFGoodrich ® Tires will be the title sponsor of the SCORE Baja 500 on its 50 th anniversary run June 2 . The iconic desert race, known for technical course sections and tire-punishing terrain, aligns well with BFGoodrich’s commitment to creating tougher tires that win championships under Baja’s most grueling conditions.
Cross Control D Cross Control S BFGoodrich, Greenville, South Carolina, has launched two new all-terrain tires, the Cross Control S and Cross Control D. The tires can be used in the construction, logging and energy industries that encounter aggressive conditions. “BFGoodrich commercial truck products are built to deliver the best uptime in their class with tough proven performance. It’s a brand …
Rubicon Global, Atlanta, has announced that Michelin North America Inc., Greenville, South Carolina, has joined the RubiconPro buying program. With this addition, independent hauling and truck fleets will be offered discount pricing on new Michelin and BFGoodrich commercial tires and retreads. RubiconPro features fuel, equipment, financial, insurance and compliance benefits that previously were …
Patti Renner returns to Babcox Media as editor of Tire Review. Since leaving Babcox in 1997 (former editor of Underhood Service), she owned and operated a chain of specialty retail shops, worked with small businesses on their online marketing approach, and served as VP Marketing North America for a global marketing technology company.
Last week at the Rockcliffe Flying Club in Ottawa, over 100 B.F. Goodrich tire dealers and 20 journalists had the opportunity to compare the Winter T/A KSI to its peers. Excitement marked the event all week. Changing weather conditions kept the event teams on their toes and the Red Bull Crashed Ice competitions provided a unique form of entertainment in the evening!
This report studies sales (consumption) of Racing Tires in Europe market, especially in Germany, France, UK, Russia, Italy, Spain and Benelux, focuses on top players in these countries, with sales, price, revenue and market share for each player in these Countries, covering Michelin, Goodyear, Bridgestone, Continental, Hankook, Pirelli, and Cooper.