Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. is proud to announce a multi-year partnership with viral video superstar and rally driver, Ken Block and the Hoonigan Racing Division.
Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc. reports the company’s president, Masaharu Yoshimoto, will be retiring at the end of March, and that Takashi Shimizu has been appointed its president effective April 1.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has hired Lori Simonelli as senior director of technical services.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. will increase prices on its commercial truck tires by up to 7% effective Feb. 1, 2010. The increases, which will included in-line adjustments, are necessary because of rising raw material costs, according to the company.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has hired Glen Watson as regional sales manager for Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee.
The LeDuc family, father Curt and sons Todd and Kyle, once again proved they are a force to reckon with while competing on 35X12.50R17 Toyo Open Country M/T-R tires in short course at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series.
Team Toyo drag racers, Gary Forkner and Thomas Bayer, both won championships this past weekend in the competitive Division 7 (Pacific Division) of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series.
Kyle and Curt LeDuc score first-ever son/father finish at Las Vegas
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. posted a net loss of 2.6 billion yen on net sales of 62.3 billion yen for its first quarter ended June 30, 2009. That compares to a net loss of 1.4 billion yen on sales of 86.6 billion yen for the same period in its previous fiscal year.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has added sizes to several of its passenger and light truck tire product lineups.