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Goodyear discovers soybean oil can reduce use of petroleum in tyres

25 July 2012

Goodyear has announced a development that could help consumers and the environment by reducing the amount of petroleum-based oil used in tyres, while at the same time, extending tread life.

Gold medal for Goodyear EAGLE F1 Asymmetric 2

12 January 2012

Goodyear’s EAGLE F1 Asymmetric 2 has been awarded the Gold Medal in the latest MOTOR Magazine Tyre Test, cementing its position as Australia’s ultimate performance road tyre. The accolade also gives Goodyear a hat-trick of wins in the authoritative test with the original EAGLE F1 Asymmetric earning the award the two previous years.

Goodyear launches the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2: The ultimate performance tyre for control and confidence

26 July 2011

New ActiveBraking Technology helps drivers brake 3 metres sooner in the wet*

The new icon of style and control: Goodyear Eagle F1 Directional 5

26 July 2011

With new SportGrip Technology for mid sports performance vehicles

Goodyear Assurance Armorgrip tops ‘Choice’ car tyres review for second year in a row

26 May 2011

Independent tests show Goodyear Assurance ArmorGrip tyre can reduce vehicle stopping distances by as much as 15 metres*

Goodyear appoints new Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand

14 February 2011

Melbourne, Australia 14 February 2011 -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has appointed a new managing director for the next phase of its growth in Australia and New Zealand.

Goodyear reports fourth quarter, full year results

11 February 2011

SHANGHAI, China, February 11, 2011 – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company today reported fourth quarter and full-year 2010 results with quarterly segment operating income of $224 million driving full-year segment operating income of more than $900 million.

Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric wins back to back MOTOR Magazine Tyre Test

10 December 2010

Goodyear’s Eagle F1 Asymmetric has once again shown that it is the best performing road tyre in Australia by taking out the 2010 MOTOR Magazine Tyre Test, giving it back to back wins after also winning the title last year.

Goodyear offers ‘Highway Helper’ on iPhone

17 November 2010

Goodyear has launched a unique new iPhone application designed to keep Australian drivers safer and more informed behind the wheel of their cars.

Goodyear and NASA honoured for innovative "spring" tyre

12 November 2010

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and Goodyear have been honoured with an R&D 100 Award for an airless tyre capable of transporting large, long-range vehicles across the surface of celestial bodies such as the moon or Mars. The 44th Annual R&D 100 Awards ceremony, billed as the “Oscars of Innovation”, was on November 11 in Orlando, Florida.

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