Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. reported net income of 5.7 billion yen on net sales of 147.7 billion yen for its first quarter ended March 31, 2017. That compares to income of 3.6 billion yen on sales of 129.3 billion yen for 2016’s first quarter.
The fifth round of the 2017 FIA Formula One World Championship began with practice Friday at the Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya as teams prepared for the Spanish Grand Prix Sunday.
Today we did some test work for new aerodynamic parts, and various other settings on the car. We also looked at the different tyres for the weekend.
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. posted net income of 5.9 billion yen on net sales of 98.1 billion yen for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017. That compares to income of 61 million yen on sales of 95.3 billion yen in the year-ago quarter.
Apollo Tyres Ltd. posted net income of 2.3 billion rupees on net sales of 32.7 billion rupees for its fourth quarter ended March 31, 2017. That compares to income of 2.5 billion rupees on net sales of 29.7 billion rupees for the year-ago quarter.
State tire dealer association presidents are unsung heroes. They climb the ladder to the presidency by performing time-consuming but necessary jobs because they believe in their group and its members.
Akron, Ohio-based shop tools manufacturer Ken-Tool Corp. has named Ben Graham national sales manager. He will also be responsible for the company’s marketing initiatives in his new role.
Hankook Tire America Corp. and Bridgestone Corp. received supplier of the year awards from General Motors Co. at the auto manufacturer's 25th annual supplier awards ceremony.
Alliance Tire Group (ATG) has named Nitin Mantri chief executive officer. He has been transitioning into the role since February 2017 when he joined the company as “CEO designate.”
Doug Conley Sr., founding partner and CEO of Shamrock Marketing Inc., died on April 21, 2017. He was 69.
Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. posted global consolidated sales of 1.64 trillion won for its first quarter of 2017, slightly more than the year-ago period when sales were 1.63 trillion won.
Felipe Massa finished ninth and Lance Stroll 11th as misfortune hindered Williams Martini Racing in the Russian Grand Prix.
Apollo Vredestein Tyres North America Inc. will relocate its corporate headquarters on June 1, 2017.
It’s been a sunny Friday at the Sochi Autodrom and a good day on both sides of the garage as we had no problems on either car and completed our planned programs.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.’s net sales were flat while net income was nearly 10% lower in the first quarter of 2017 compared to the year-ago period.