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Official
Goodyear Aero concept tire can roll as well as it flies

Bladed spokes also act as fan blades to propel a flying car

Bladed spokes when on the road also act as fan blades to propel a flying car.

Official
Goodyear rolls out home tire installation service aimed at millennials

Technicians will bring tires to you and install them on the spot

Technicians will bring tires to you and install them on the spot.

First Drive
1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake First Drive Review | This snake smokes

Driving the $250,000 reincarnation of Shelby’s GT40-powered Mustang

Driving the reincarnation of Shelby's GT40-powered Mustang.

Geneva
Goodyear rolls out moss-filled tire that releases oxygen

Maybe they can get Sir Stirling Moss as their pitchman?

The Oxygene is a photosynthesis tire, 3D-printed, that makes electricity.

Green
GM commits to sustainable natural rubber for tires

Bridgestone, Continental, Goodyear, and Michelin will help lead the change to greener tires.

Transparency, labor rights, and preventing deforestation are keys to the initiative.

ETC
Goodbye, Goodyear Blimp. Hello, Goodyear Zeppelin

Gotta whole lotta love for Goodyear's bigger, faster airship.

Top speed: 73 mph.

Featured Video
Goodyear's Spherical Tires of the Future | Autoblog Minute

Goodyear designed the spherical tires of the future. The Eagle 360 concept uses sensors to talk to an autonomous car.

Open Road
Is this sphere Goodyear's reinvention of the wheel?

What does Goodyear's Eagle-360 spherical levitating tire concept tire mean for the future?

Official
Goodyear imagines a tire that can charge your EV

The BH03 Tire Concept Remains A Fanciful Idea, But A Cool One

Goodyear is imagining the future of tire technology with two concepts at the Geneva Motor Show. Its BH03 generates electricity to help provide power to a vehicle, and the Triple Tube actively adapts the pressure to the road.

Report
Goodyear to pay antibribery fine without admitting guilt

Goodyear is paying a fine of over $16 million to the Securities and Exchange Commission without admitting or denying wrongdoing for bribery in Kenya and Angola. Subsidiaries there allegedly paid for tire business and hid the money as legitimate expenses.

Official
Goodyear blimp gondola heads for museum

Goodyear is donating a 33-year-old gondola that's served under three airships, flown over three Super Bowls and won a Guinness World Record, to the Crawford Auto Aviation Museum in Cleveland, Ohio.

Recalls
GM follows up Lambda CUV stop-sale with tire recall

GM is following up its Lambda-platform CUV stop-sale for possible cracks in their 18-inch Goodyear Fortera HL tires with a recall covering 5,876 examples of the 2015 Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Acadia and Buick Enclave. Goodyear already recalled about 48,512 of the tires.

Recalls
GM issues CUV stop-sale due to Goodyear tires [UPDATE]

GM has issued a stop-sale on a number of its Chevy Traverse, GMC Acadia, and Buick Enclave crossovers following a pending recall by tire supplier Goodyear.

Official
Goodyear launches massive new blimp, needs your help naming it [w/videos]

Goodyear has announced that it has completed construction on an all-new blimp, and it's asking for your help in naming the thing.

Report
Workers at closing French Goodyear plant take bosses captive, release them after police pressure

Workers at a Goodyear tire factory in Amiens, France that is slated to close took the whole concept of peaceful protest a bit too far, holding a pair of executives hostage and demanding "enormous amounts of money," according to a report from The Guardian. The two men were held for two days but have since been released, ac

Captive Goodyear Bosses Holed Up At French Site

Plant's director and human resources chief held by workers over plant closing

Two Goodyear bosses held captive by workers spent the night inside a factory in northern France that the company wants to close.

Motorsports
New NASCAR tire tech to debut in Atlanta this weekend

Aside from the antics of the Busch brothers and Tony Stewart's uncensored comments, some of the biggest controversies in NASCAR are directed at the tires used on the cars. Goodyear can't do anything about Kurt, Kyle or Tony, but

Report
Goodyear replacing fleet of blimps with zeppelins

Say goodbye to the old fleet of Goodyear blimps and hello to the new fleet, which has started construction – only this time the "blimps" are actually zeppelins, or semi-rigid airships with framework (aluminum and carbon fiber in this case) to support their structure, engines and gas-filled envelop that generates lift. Goodyear, however, will still call them blimps.

Official
Goodyear unveils self-inflating tires for big trucks

Goodyear has developed a new self-inflating tire for commercial vehicles. The Air Maintenance Technology system uses an internal pressure regulator to determine when the tire is low. When pressure falls below a certain parameter, the regulator opens to allow air into a pumping tube. Here's the cool part: the tube runs around the circum

Official
Goodyear turning to soy to make longer lasting tires

Goodyear Tire and Rubber is working on a new technology that can help make its tires less expensive to produce and last longer and it involves something that the U.S. has plenty of – soybeans.

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