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With a New R&D Center, Toyo Goes All-In in Europe

As if a new manufacturing plant and European production subsidiary weren't enough, Toyo Tire Corp. is opening its first European R&D center. Based in  Willich, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, the center is scheduled to begin operation this fall.

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USTMA Improves Its Outlook for 2019

The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) has made big revisions to its outlook on tire shipments for 2019. Most notable is a projection that replacement passenger tire shipments will increase by 5.8 million units for the year.

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U.S. Consumer Replacement Tire Sales Help Goodyear in 2Q

"Our U.S. consumer replacement and commercial businesses continued to perform well in a challenging environment, aided by recent product launches,” said Richard Kramer following Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s second-quarter 2019 results.

Continental's TerrainContact H/T tire is available in 24 metric and 10 LT-metric sizes for wheels ranging from 16 inches to 22 inches.
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Continental Extends LT Tire Lineup

Continental Tire the Americas LLC is targeting the light truck tire market with the release of two new tires: the TerrainContact H/T for pickup trucks and full-size SUVs, and the CrossContact LX25 designed for CUVs and small SUVs. Combined, they cover 84% of the highway/terrain (H/T) segment.

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