Mercedes ride-and-drive series picks Conti tire

Sept. 7, 2007

The Continental Tire ContiSportContact 3 has been named the official tire of the Mercedes-Benz C-Drive ride-and-drive series, a national program.

"We are very pleased to be a part of the Mercedes-Benz C-Drive series," says Ed Marohn, director of automotive aftermarket sales, Continental Tire North America, Inc.

The C-Drive series lets participants drive cars both on city streets and on a closed-course route. It runs through Oct. 14.