Bridgestone Americas Inc. is investing an additional $180 million in its Wilson, N.C., passenger tire manufacturing facility, bringing the company’s total investment in the plant to $344 million over the next 10 years.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has released an update to the mobile app designed for customers of its Speedco Inc. business.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. will continue to make Firestone race tires used in the Verizon IndyCar Series in Akron, Ohio, for at least two more years.
The Bridgestone Blizzak WS80 is designed to help drivers’ conquer winter’s worst by allowing them to stop 33% faster on ice than an all-season tire.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. is recalling certain Firestone FR710 tires, size 205/65R16, and Champion Fuel Fighter tires, sizes 205/65R15 and 205/70R15, manufactured March 27, 2016, to April 9, 2016.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. says the Firehawk Indy 500 is the ultimate tire in sport performance and is inspired by the Firestone brand’s racing heritage.
Cash bonuses. Travel awards. Training opportunities. Personal attention. A free vacuum cleaner. These are the benefits independent tire dealers reap and praise as members of tire manufacturers’ associate dealer groups.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has released the Firestone Champion with Fuel Fighter Technology all-season tire with a 70,000-mile limited tread wear warranty for cars and minivans. The Firestone Champion tire will replace the Firestone Affinity and Precision touring tires.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has released the Bridgestone R283A Ecopia steer tire for long haul and regional haul service.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has appointed Gary Nye director of operations for its Bandag retread business. In this role, Nye will lead and develop the Bandag brand’s U.S. and global operational strategy.
Guarded best describes the outlook of four companies with large off-the-road (OTR) tire plants in the U.S. Michelin North America Inc., Bridgestone Americas Inc., Titan International Inc., and Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. all expect demand for large OTR tires to be flat in 2016.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. is accepting entries for its Fuel the Drive contest, which will award a $25,000 grants to help fund a new or existing K-12 school-based athletic program or wellness program. The contest is a partnership with NFL Play 60, a National Football League (NFL) initiative.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has released a special edition of its Firestone-brand Destination A/T tire for pickup trucks with a rugged and stylish sidewall design aimed at outdoor enthusiasts.