The Federation Internationale de l’Automobile has chosen Pirelli to be the sole tire supplier for the World Rally Championship from 2021 through 2024.
Groupe Michelin says all of its plants will emit zero carbon dioxide by the year 2050.
Michelin North America Inc. has named Tony Menard director of motorsports, effective Jan. 1, 2020, succeeding Chris Baker, who will retire in March.
The GT Radial brand from Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. will return to Formula Drift in 2020.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. will report its third quarter results on Friday, Oct. 25, to be followed by an investor conference call at 9:30 a.m. ET.
Nebraskaland Tire Co. Inc. dba Nebraskaland Tire, Kansasland Tire and Coloradoland Tire will sponsor driver Corey LaJoie at the Hollywood Casino 400 race on Oct. 20.
Yokohama Tire Corp., Competent Motorsport and Porsche Motorsport North America are partnering on several Porsche-centric race series next year.
Discount Tire is continuing its partnership with Team Penske, including with drivers Ryan Blaney and Joey Logano in the NASCAR Cup Series, and driver Austin Cindric in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.
Pirelli Tire North America Inc. has renewed two key American racing agreements through 2024.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been a face of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s marketing efforts since 2016 — and before that when you count all the laps he's driven on their tires. On June 10, 2019, the partnership took Dale Jr. to Akron for an up-close-and-personal look at race tire production.
Nexen Tire America Inc. kicked off the 2019 Formula Drift season with a full complement of champion-caliber drivers to represent this year’s Nexen Tire Motorsports Formula Drift team.
Achilles Tires USA will return as a major sponsor of the Formula DRIFT Championship for an eighth season.
Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels is the official sponsor of the Street Outlaw drag racing category for the 2019 National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) season.
Hercules Tire and Rubber Co. has finalized another partnership with a prominent racing team owner. Will Rodgers and Rodgers Racing will begin competing on Hercules tires in March.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. will begin building a race tire manufacturing plant in Akron, Ohio, in the summer of 2019. Production is set to begin in 2020 and will reach about 30,000 Firehawk tires every year.