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.
The new Firestone FD711 drive tire from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is designed to provide aggressive traction for light to moderate on- and off-highway service.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. reports Taylor Vernier has joined the company as director of marketing and merchandising for the GCR Tires & Service (GCR) business.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has expanded its Firestone commercial truck tire portfolio with the launch of the Firestone FD711 drive tire.
The new Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revo 3 is engineered for on-road comfort and off-road capability.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has made several leadership changes to its marketing organization for the company’s consumer tire business and Bridgestone Retail Operations (BSRO). These changes follow the announcement that Phil Pacsi, vice president, sports/events marketing and training, will retire after 36 years with the company, effective Sept. 30, 2018.
The new Potenza RE980AS ultra high performance tire from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is engineered for luxury and performance vehicles.
Snider Tire Inc., which goes to market as Snider Fleet Solutions, has hired Doyle Bradford as vice president, commercial business (West).
Bridgestone Americas Inc. is targeting consumers who value fuel efficiency, off-road traction and high performance, respectively, with three new all-season tires.
Bridget Neal was named president of Bridgestone Americas Inc.’s Commercial Off-The-Road Tire Division last August. She is responsible for leading strategic planning, sales, engineering and global support for the company’s OTR business. She joined Bridgestone in 2002.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. officially opened its new headquarters in Nashville, Tenn., and announced the city’s professional sports and entertainment venue will continue to be called Bridgestone Arena through 2025.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has named Damien Harmon president of GCR Tires & Service.
The next-generation of the Firestone Winterforce line from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is designed to deliver long-lasting winter performance at a great value.