Bridgestone Executive Receives Nashville Business Award

Bridgestone executive Amber Holm has been honored in the Nashville Business Journal’s 2016 40 Under 40 Awards program, which recognizes 40 professionals under the age of 40 for their excellence in business and contributions to their communities in Middle Tennessee.


Apollo's 3Q Results Feature Increased Profitability

Apollo Tyres Ltd. posted net income of 2.8 billion rupees on net sales of 29.3 billion rupees for its third quarter ended Dec. 31, 2015. That compares to income of 1.8 billion rupees on sales of nearly 30.4 billion rupees for the same period a year earlier.


Gori Earns a Place on Apollo's Board of Directors

Francesco Gori, former Pirelli Tyre SpA CEO and managing director, and Padma Bhushan Shri Vinod Rai, former comptroller and auditor general of India, have been appointed to the Apollo Tyres Ltd.'s board of directors.

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant said, "We believe this could be the center of Continental's universe in North America."

Continental Expects to Break Ground for New Plant in a Few Months

Continental Tire the Americas LLC expects to break ground for a $1.4 billion commercial vehicle tire plant in Mississippi in a few months. The new plant will be located at a greenfield site in Hinds County off of Interstate 20, two miles from Clinton and 20 miles from Jackson.


Wegmann Earns Supplier Award From Volvo

Wegmann automotive GmbH & Co. KG has received the Volvo Quality Excellence Award (VQE) in Gothenburg, Sweden for its performance as a top global supplier of wheel balance weights to the Volvo Cars Group.


RBR Enterprises, Kligerman Team Up For Daytona

Ricky Benton Racing (RBR) Enterprises announced Wednesday that Parker Kligerman will be behind the wheel of the No. 92 Valvoline/Advance Auto Parts/BTS Tire and Wheel Distributors/Goodyear Commercial Tire Network Ford F-150 when the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) makes its first stop of 2016 at Daytona International Speedway for the NextEra Energy Resources 250.

From the lifted F150, to a lowered Suburban or an overlanding Subaru, the number of new applications for the Trail Blade X/T is growing broader, according to Atturo.

Atturo Expands Trail Blade X/T Line

Atturo Tire Corp. continues its expansion of its SUV and light truck range of tires with the release of 12 new sizes in the Trail Blade X/T model.

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