News from Bridgestone A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

May 26, 2016, 16:29 ET Bridgestone Highlights Tire Safety Ahead of Summer Driving Season

In advance of the Rubber Manufacturers Association's (RMA) National Tire Safety Week, May 29 - June 4, 2016, Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) is...


May 23, 2016, 14:00 ET Bridgestone Americas Announces Divestiture Of Its Venezuela Operations To The Corimon Group

 Bridgestone Americas announced today that it has reached an agreement to divest its business in Venezuela, Bridgestone Firestone Venezolana...


May 19, 2016, 20:00 ET Bridgestone recomienda reforzar el cuidado de las llantas en época de lluvia

 El inicio de la época de lluvias es un buen momento para asegurarse que las llantas del vehículo se encuentran en estado óptimo...


May 17, 2016, 10:50 ET New Performance Tires Take Firestone Racing Legacy to the Streets

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced the release of two new Firestone-brand tires, the Firestone Firehawk™ Indy 500®...


May 12, 2016, 17:00 ET Bridgestone Extiende alianza Premium con GRUPO BMW

 Bridgestone amplía su fuerte alianza con el Grupo BMW al anunciar nuevos contratos para el suministro de neumáticos de equipo...


May 12, 2016, 15:06 ET Drivers of Family Vehicles Now Can Travel up to 50 Miles on a Flat with Latest Tire from Bridgestone

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced it has expanded its DriveGuard tire line with seven new tire sizes that are engineered to...


Apr 26, 2016, 18:35 ET Bridgestone And Correa Tire Distributors Celebrated the Opening of the First "Bridgestone Store" In Puerto Rico

 Bridgestone Latin America North, BS-LAN, through its subsidiary in Costa Rica, and in alliance with Correa Tire Distributors, announced the...


Apr 25, 2016, 18:00 ET Bridgestone y Correa Tire Distributors inauguran primer Centro de Servicio "Bridgestone Store" en Puerto Rico

 Bridgestone Latinoamérica Norte, BS-LAN,a través de su filial Bridgestone de Costa Rica y en alianza con Correa Tire Distributors,...


Apr 23, 2016, 12:00 ET Bridgestone Launches Their First Service Center "Bridgestone Store" In Puerto Rico

Bridgestone North Latin America, BS-LAN, through its subsidiary Bridgestone Costa Rica, announced the opening of the first "Bridgestone Store",...


Apr 23, 2016, 12:00 ET Bridgestone inaugura primer Centro de Servicio "Bridgestone Store" en Puerto Rico

Bridgestone Latinoamérica Norte, BS-LAN, a través de su filial Bridgestone de Costa Rica, anunció la apertura de la primera...


Apr 21, 2016, 10:59 ET Firestone Invites Fans to Race Mario Andretti and Compete for a Trip to the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500®

As the racing industry prepares for the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500® on May 29, Firestone, a leading tire brand offered by...


Apr 19, 2016, 10:00 ET Six U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Athletes and Hopefuls Join "Team Bridgestone" for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone), a subsidiary of the world's largest tire and rubber company and a Worldwide Olympic Partner, today...


Apr 14, 2016, 14:00 ET Bridgestone Americas Names New Vice President, Global Digital Enablement Center

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced that Giacomo Bertaina will join the company as vice president, Global Digital Enablement...


Apr 12, 2016, 15:00 ET Rising Star Bryson DeChambeau Joins Bridgestone Golf Team As He Launches Professional Career

 Bridgestone Golf, the #1 ball-fitter in golf and a recognized industry innovator, announced today it has signed rising star Bryson DeChambeau...


Apr 07, 2016, 08:53 ET New Firestone Tire Built to Go Farther, Last Longer

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced the release of the all-new Firestone Champion™ with Fuel Fighter Technology™...


Mar 31, 2016, 10:51 ET Bridgestone Collaborates With Truckers Against Trafficking for 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced plans to extend its ongoing relationship with Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT), a...


Mar 17, 2016, 14:09 ET Bridgestone Corporation Recognized by General Motors as a 2015 Supplier of the Year Winner

Bridgestone Corporation and its global family of companies, including Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (BSAM), was named a GM Supplier of the Year by...


Mar 14, 2016, 11:00 ET Bridgestone Dueler Tires Featured as Original Equipment on 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced that two of its Bridgestone-brand Dueler tires are featured as original equipment on the...


Mar 09, 2016, 11:34 ET Bridgestone Americas Celebrates Groundbreaking of Wilson Passenger Tire Manufacturing Plant Expansion

 Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (Bridgestone) celebrated the expansion of the company's passenger tire manufacturing facility in Wilson,...


Mar 08, 2016, 11:00 ET Bridgestone Turanza Tires Featured on All-New Chrysler Pacifica

Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced that its Bridgestone-brand Turanza tires are featured on select models of the all-new 2017...


Mar 02, 2016, 17:16 ET Bridgestone Partners with Olympic Legend Michael Johnson to Support Retail Efforts in Advance of Rio 2016

 Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone), a subsidiary of the world's largest tire and rubber company and a Worldwide Olympic Partner, has...


Feb 26, 2016, 09:30 ET Bridgestone Announces Expansion of Joliette Tire Manufacturing Plant

Bridgestone Canada Inc. (Bridgestone) today announced that it is expanding its Canadian passenger and light truck tire manufacturing facility in...


Feb 23, 2016, 10:00 ET Bridgestone and Shell Lubricants® Introduce Nationwide Network Motor Oil Program

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) and Shell Lubricants® announced the launch of the Nationwide Network Shell Lubricants program as part...


Feb 16, 2016, 17:15 ET Bridgestone Launches Steer Tire For Commercial Trucking Applications

Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today introduced its latest tire innovation, the Bridgestone R283A™ Ecopia™ steer tire. Engineered...


Feb 12, 2016, 11:00 ET Number One Selling Luxury Vehicle in North America to Feature Bridgestone Fuel-Efficient Tires

 Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced its Bridgestone-brand Dueler Ecopia H/L 422 Plus tire has been specified as original...